Partnership Board

Co-Chair
Nina Bickell, MD, MPH
Professor Department of Population Health Science and Policy & Policy Department of Medicine
Co-Director, Center for Health Equity & Community Engaged Research

Co-Chair
Peggy Shepard
Executive Director, WE ACT for Environmental Justice

Guedy Arniella, LCSW
Director, Community Health & Outreach
Faculty, Harlem Residency in Family Medicine
Family Health Center of Harlem
Institute for Family Health

Erwin Bottinger, MD
Director, Charles R. Bronfman Institute for Personalized Medicine
Professor Medicine, Nephrology MSSM

Deneane Brown-Blackmon
Community Board 10, New York State Homes and Community Renewal

Warria Esmond, MD
Medical Director, Settlement Health

Mel Gertner, MD
Professional Lecturer Department of Pediatrics

Lisa B. Handwerker, MD, FAAP
Medical Director, The Children's Aid Society

Amanda Lugg
Director of Advocacy
African Services Committee

Reginald Miller, DVM
Associate Professor and Director, Center for Comparative Medicine and Surgery, MSSM
Associate Professor, Preventive Medicine, MSSM

LaTanya Phelps, PhD
Academic Intervention Coordinator for Central Park East Middle School/JHS 13

Daniel Reyes
Director of Operations, New York Common Pantry

Lynne D. Richardson, MD, FACEP
Department of Emergency Medicine Icahn School of Medicine

Mimsie Robinson
Missions Pastor of Bethel Gospel Assembly and member of the East Harlem Partnership for Diabetes Prevention

Mali Trilla
East Harlem Community Health Committee

Maria Vezina, RN, NEA-BC
Senior Director, Nursing Education and Professional Practice

Rosalind Wright, MD, MPH
Professor and Vice Chair of Clinical and Translational Research in the Department of Pediatrics

Lew Zuchman
Co-Coordinator – Human Service Consortium of East Harlem/Executive Director SCAN New York


Contact Us

Community Engagement

Crispin Goytia
Program Manager
Tel: 212-824-7323
Email: Crispin.Goytia@mountsinai.org

Training and Education

Michelle Ramos
Program Manager
Tel: 212-659-9594
Email: Michelle.Ramos@mountsinai.org

Community and Population Data

Emma Benn
Associate Director
Email: Emma.Benn@mountsinai.org