Chair’s Advisory Committee on Diversity Issues

Our Mission Statement

  • To promote diversity among faculty and trainees within the Department of Psychiatry through education, mentorship, advocacy, and outreach.
  • To make the Department of Psychiatry a leader on campus, in our community, and nationwide in respect and equity for all people, beliefs, needs, and cultural traditions, in accordance with the UCSD Principles of Community.

History

The Department’s first Diversity Committee operated from 2004-2007. The Chair’s Advisory Committee on Diversity Issues was formed in May 2011 at the request of then Department Chair Lewis L. Judd.

Committee Members

Christine Smith
Dean Acheson Autumn Backhaus Ursula Bailer Katie Bangen Margarita Behrens
Natacha Akshoomoff Autumn BackhausUrsula Bailer Katherine Bangen Margarita Behrens
Molly Berman Veronica Cardenas Jessica Carrasco Shanna Cooper No Photo Available
Molly Berman Veronica CardenasJessica Carrasco Shanna CooperKelsey Dickson
Neal Doran Stephanie Dulawa Emily Edmonds Jeremy Elman No Photo Available
Neal Doran Stephanie Dulawa Emily Edmonds Jeremy Elman Mark Ettenhofer
Lisa Eyler Danielle Fettes Adam Fields Carol Franz
Lisa Eyler Christine Fennema-Notestine Danielle FettesAdam Fields Carol Franz
Amanda Gooding Tiffany Greenwood No Photo Available No Photo Available Karen Hanson Bondi
Amanda Gooding
Tiffany Greenwood David Grelotti Adam Halberstadt Karen Hanson Bondi
Suzi Hong Sarah Jurick Lefler Alan Hsu Katy Lacefield Amy Lansing
Suzi Hong Jessica Hughes Alan HsuKaty LacefieldAmy Lansing
Eve Lasswell Sarah Jurick Lefler Laurie Lindamer No Photo Available Kassandra Martinez
Kassandra Martinez Eve Lasswell Sarah Jurick Lefler Laurie LindamerJeanne Maglione
Maria Marquine Arpi Minussidan Jyoti Mishra Marina Nakhla Tanya Nguyen
Maria Marquine Arpi Minassian Jyoti MishraMarina Nakhla Tanya Nguyen
No Photo Available Anny Reyes Roxanne Rockwell Sandra Sanchez Roige No Photo Available
Matthew Panizzon Anny Reyes Roxanne Rockwell Sandra Sanchez Roige Dawn Schiehser
Andrea Spadoni No Photo Available Louisa Steiger Jessica Thackaberry
Andrea Spadoni Nicole StadnickLouisa Steiger Jessica Thackaberry
Kelsey Thomas No Photo Available Eva Turk Monica Ulibarri Katherine Williams
Kelsey Thomas Julie Trim Eva TurkMonica UlibarriKatherine Williams
Jared Young Zvinka Zlatar
Jared Young Zvinka Zlatar

Meetings

The committee meets once monthly on the first Monday at noon in room 2071 of the Basic Sciences Building.

Activities

Contact Us

If you would like to learn more about the Committee, please contact Chairperson Lisa Eyler.