Who We Are

Principals

Wafaa El-Sadr, MD, MPH, MPA

Co-Principal
Director - ICAP at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

Wafaa El-Sadr, MD, MPH, MPA

Co-Principal
Director - ICAP at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

Ayman El-Mohandes, MBBCh, MD, MPH, FAAP

Co-Principal
Dean of the CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy (CUNY SPH)

Ayman El-Mohandes, MBBCh, MD, MPH, FAAP

Co-Principal
Dean of the CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy (CUNY SPH)

Management & Staff

Mitch Stripling, MPA

Director, Pandemic Response Institute (ICAP at Columbia University)

Mitch Stripling, MPA

Director, Pandemic Response Institute (ICAP at Columbia University)

Danielle Greene, DrPH, MPH, MCHES

Executive Director of State and Local Public Health Initiatives (CUNY SPH)

Danielle Greene, DrPH, MPH, MCHES

Executive Director of State and Local Public Health Initiatives (CUNY SPH)

Bashar Makhay, MPA

Senior Communications Officer

Bashar Makhay, MPA

Senior Communications Officer

Bruce Y. Lee, MD, MBA

PRI Chief Technical Officer (CUNY SPH)
Professor; Executive Director, Center for Advanced Technology and Communication in Health (CUNY SPH)

Bruce Y. Lee, MD, MBA

PRI Chief Technical Officer (CUNY SPH)
Professor; Executive Director, Center for Advanced Technology and Communication in Health (CUNY SPH)

Technical Core & Cross Cutting Team Leads

Samuel Sia

Innovation and Scaling Co-Lead (Columbia SEAS)
Vice Provost for the Fourth Purpose and Strategic Impact

Samuel Sia

Innovation and Scaling Co-Lead (Columbia SEAS)
Vice Provost for the Fourth Purpose and Strategic Impact

Andrew Smyth

Innovation and Scaling Co-Lead (Columbia SEAS)
Robert A.W. & Christine S. Carleton Professor of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics

Andrew Smyth

Innovation and Scaling Co-Lead (Columbia SEAS)
Robert A.W. & Christine S. Carleton Professor of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics

Shih-Fu Chang

Innovation and Scaling Co-Lead (Columbia SEAS)
Dean, Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science

Shih-Fu Chang

Innovation and Scaling Co-Lead (Columbia SEAS)
Dean, Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science

Jeffrey Shaman

Epidemiology and Modeling Co-Lead (Columbia MSPH/CPID)
Professor Environmental Health Sciences; Director, Climate and Health Program

Jeffrey Shaman

Epidemiology and Modeling Co-Lead (Columbia MSPH/CPID)
Professor Environmental Health Sciences; Director, Climate and Health Program

Sen Pei

Epidemiology and Modeling Co-Lead (Columbia MSPH)
Assistant Professor, Environmental Health Sciences

Sen Pei

Epidemiology and Modeling Co-Lead (Columbia MSPH)
Assistant Professor, Environmental Health Sciences

Jeanette Stingone

Data Collection, Sharing and Translation Co-Lead (Columbia MSPH)
Assistant Professor Epidemiology (Columbia MSPH)

Jeanette Stingone

Data Collection, Sharing and Translation Co-Lead (Columbia MSPH)
Assistant Professor Epidemiology (Columbia MSPH)

Jeff Goldsmith

Data Collection, Sharing and Translation Co-Lead (Columbia MSPH/Biostats)
Associate Professor, Biostatistics

Jeff Goldsmith

Data Collection, Sharing and Translation Co-Lead (Columbia MSPH/Biostats)
Associate Professor, Biostatistics

Dustin Duncan

Racial Equity and Social Determinants of Health Co-Lead (Columbia MSPH)
Associate Professor, Epidemiology; Co-Director, Social and Spatial Epidemiology Unit

Dustin Duncan

Racial Equity and Social Determinants of Health Co-Lead (Columbia MSPH)
Associate Professor, Epidemiology; Co-Director, Social and Spatial Epidemiology Unit

Goleen Samari

Racial Equity and Social Determinants of Health Co-Lead (Columbia MSPH)
Assistant Professor, Population and Family Health; Co-Director, MOSAIC - Mentoring of Students and Igniting Community

Goleen Samari

Racial Equity and Social Determinants of Health Co-Lead (Columbia MSPH)
Assistant Professor, Population and Family Health; Co-Director, MOSAIC - Mentoring of Students and Igniting Community

Susan Klitzman

Workforce Capacity and Preparedness Lead (CUNY SPH)
Professor, Environmental, Occupational, and Geospatial Health Sciences

Susan Klitzman

Workforce Capacity and Preparedness Lead (CUNY SPH)
Professor, Environmental, Occupational, and Geospatial Health Sciences

Deborah Levine

Community Convening and Learning Co-Lead (CUNY SPH)
Community Outreach Director, Harlem Health Initiatives

Deborah Levine

Community Convening and Learning Co-Lead (CUNY SPH)
Community Outreach Director, Harlem Health Initiatives

Scott Ratzan

Communications Co-Lead (CUNY SPH)
Executive Director, CONVINCE USA; Dean Community Health and Social Sciences

Scott Ratzan

Communications Co-Lead (CUNY SPH)
Executive Director, CONVINCE USA; Dean Community Health and Social Sciences

P. Christopher Palmedo

Communications Co-Lead (CUNY SPH)
Clinical Professor, Community Health and Social Sciences

P. Christopher Palmedo

Communications Co-Lead (CUNY SPH)
Clinical Professor, Community Health and Social Sciences

Bruce Y. Lee, MD, MBA

Communications Co-Lead (CUNY SPH)
Professor; Executive Director, Center for Advanced Technology and Communication in Health (CATCH)

Bruce Y. Lee, MD, MBA

Communications Co-Lead (CUNY SPH)
Professor; Executive Director, Center for Advanced Technology and Communication in Health (CATCH)