Faculty and Staff

The faculty of the Health Care Delivery Leadership program includes some of the best in the industry as well as health care thought leaders. Learn more about our faculty below.

Faculty

Robert Albright, PhD
Professor of Practice, Chair, Management Department, University of New Haven

Bruce Darrow, MD, PhD
Vice President of Information Technology and Chief Medical Information Officer, Mount Sinai Health System; Associate Professor of Medicine, Cardiology

Robert Fields, MD, MHA
Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for Population Health at Mount Sinai Hospital; Assistant Professor, Family Medicine & Community Health

Ashley Fox, PhD, MA
Assistant Professor , Dept. of Public Administration, Rockefeller College, University at Albany
Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Population Health Science and Policy

Niyum Gandhi
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Mount Sinai Health System

Arthur A. Gianelli, MBA, MPH
President, Mount Sinai Morningside

Ken McCardle, MS
Vice President, Clinical Operations at Mount Sinai Health System

Brian J. Nickerson, PhD
Senior Faculty, Dept. of Population Health Science and Policy

Michael Pugh, MPH
Faculty, Department of Population Health Science and Policy

Alexander Preker, MD, PhD
President and CEO, Health Investment & Financing Corporation
Visiting Professor of Economics
Former Chief Economist for Health and Head of Health Systems Development, World Bank

Natalie Privett, PhD
Assistant Professor, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Brijen Shah, MD
Associate Dean of GME for QI/PS and Medical Director of QI for the Mount Sinai Health System

Additional Course Contributors

Our course presenters include Mount Sinai Health System leadership and expert practitioners from various health care sector disciplines.

Kaylan Baban, MD, MPH
Chief Resident Physician and Course Director, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Karen Banoff, DNP, RN
Vice President, Clinical Services, White Plains Hospital

Adel Bassily-Marcus, MD
Associate Professor, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Michael Berger, PE, CPHIMS
Vice President, Population Health Informatics and Data Science at Mount Sinai Health System

Jeremy Boal, MD
President, Mount Sinai Downtown
Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer, Mount Sinai Health System

Kenneth Brancik, PhD, MS, CISM, CISSP, CISA, ITIL
Chief Information Security Officer, Mount Sinai Health System

Laurie Anne Buckenberger
AVP Corporate IT, Mount Sinai Health System

Ron Cappello
Founder & CEO, Infinia Group & Rocketure

Frank Cino, MPH, CPA
Senior Vice President, Chief Risk Officer and Chief Compliance Officer Mount Sinai Health System

Catherine K. Craven, PhD, MA, MLS
Senior Clinical Informaticist, Mount Sinai Health System

Kenneth L. Davis, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer, Mount Sinai Health System
Professor of Psychiatry
Professor of Pharmacology and Systems Therapeutics

Paul Francaviglia
Associate Director, IT, Mount Sinai Health System

Robbie Freeman, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Assistant Director, Nursing Quality Initiatives, Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Nick Genes, MD, PhD
Emergency Medicine Informatics Research, Mount Sinai Health System

Mia Genovese, PA-C
Physician Assistant, Mount Sinai Hospital

Ksenia Gorbenko, PhD
Instructor, Dept. of Population Health Science and Policy

Matthew Grob, CPHIMS, FHIMSS
Senior Director, Enterprise IT Planning, Mount Sinai Health System

Frank Irr
Senior Partner, AIM Consulting Associates

Joseph Kannry, MD
Lead Technical Informaticist, EMR Clinical Transformation Project, Mount Sinai Health System

Jason Martin
Senior Director of Operational and Integration Applications, Mount Sinai Health System

George McAlpine, MBA, RN
Director of Nursing Informatics, Mount Sinai Health System

Kristin Myers
Senior Vice President, Technology, Mount Sinai Health System

Doran Ricks
Director, Decision Support, Mount Sinai Health System

Avniel Shetreat-Klein, MD, PhD
Associate Chief Medical Information Officer, Mount Sinai Health System

Sudipto Srivastava, MBA
Senior Director – eHealth, the Mount Sinai Health System

Staff

Brian J. Nickerson, PhD
Senior Associate for Master’s Programs
Director, MS in Health Care Delivery Leadership Program
Director, Master of Health Administration
Senior Faculty, Dept. of Population Health Science and Policy

Mariana Bernstein
Associate Director, MS Programs/ITG

Herb Lopez
Administrative Manager

Adriana Sistig
Business Coordinator