Executive Council

A Strong Foundation of Leadership

Executive Council members oversee AADPRT’s volunteer committees, caucuses, and task forces organized by areas integral to the organization's operation and development.

Executive Council Members

Committee Charges

Committee Chair Responsibilities

Conflict of Interest Disclosures 


Sallie DeGolia

President

Sallie DeGolia, MD, MPH

Stanford University School of Medicine

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Erick Hung

treasurer

Erick Hung, MD

University of California, San Francisco

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Randy Welton

president elect

Randy Welton, MD

Northeast Ohio Medical University

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Tracey Guthrie

Program ChaiR

Tracey Guthrie, MD

The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

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Tracey Guthrie

Secretary

John Q. Young, MD, MPP, PhD

Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

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Tracey Guthrie

Program ChaiR elect

Rashi Aggarwal, MD

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

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Chairs

All standing committee chairs appointed for 3 years; can be reappointed up to 5 years; then need to be reassessed.

Ann Schwarz

ACGME Liaison Committee

Sallie DeGolia, MD, MPH

Stanford University School of Medicine

1 Year (2022-2023)

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Addictions Committee

Amber Frank, MD

Cambridge Health Alliance/Harvard Medical School

3 Years (2021-2024)

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Ann Schwarz

Assessment Committee

Julie Sadhu, MD

McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University

3 Years (2021-2024)

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Erica Shoemaker

cap caucus

Laurel Williams, DO

Baylor College of Medicine

3 Years (2021-2024)

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Paul Lee

Curriculum committee

Anuja Mehta, MD

Univeristy of Central Florida HCA GME Consortium (Greater Orlando)

3 Years (2022-2025)

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Tracey Guthrie

Justice, equity, Diversity, Inclusion (J.E.D.I.) committee

Ulrick Vieux, MD

Hackensack Meridian Health - Jersey Shore

3 years (2022-2025)

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Ann Schwarz

Development committee

Ann Schwartz, MD

Emory University School of Medicine

3 Years (2021-2024)

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Match Consultant

Erica Shoemaker, MD, MPH

University of Southern California/LAC+USC

3 years (2022-2025)

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Ann Cunningham

Information Management committee

Ann Cunningham, DO

Community Health Network, Indianapolis

3 years (2019-2022)

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Sourav Sengupta

Membership committee

Sourav Sengupta, MD, MPH

University at Buffalo

3 years + 1 (2019-2023)

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Vishal Madaan

International medical graduate (IMG) Committee

Madhu Rajanna, MD

St. Johns Episcopal South Shore

3 Years (2022-2025)

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Mentorship committee

Isheeta Zalpuri, MD

Stanford University School of Medicine

3 years (2022-2025)

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Erin Crocker

neuroscience education committee

Ashley Walker, MD

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Tulsa

3 Years (2020-2023)

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Organizational Equity committee

Ana Ozdoba, MD

3 Years (2022-2025)

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Erin Crocker

Psychotherapy committee

Anne Ruble, MD

Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions

3 Years (2022-2025)

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Anna Kerlek

Recruitment committee

Anna Kerlek, MD

The Ohio State University School of Medicine

3 Years (2020-2023)

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Joy Houston

Regional Representatives committee

Joy Houston, MD

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

3 Years + 1 (2019-2023)

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Will Newman

Subspecialty Caucus

Carrie Ernst, MD

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

3 Years (2021-2024)

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Melissa Arbuckle

Workforce Committee

Tanya Keeble, MD

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center

3 Years (2022-2025)

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Appointed Members

The president can appoint four members for one-year terms; can be reappointed by successive presidents for up to two additional one-year terms.

Melissa Arbuckle, MD

presidential appointee

Adam Brenner, MD

UT Southwestern Medical Center

1 year (2022 -2023)

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Jessica Kovach

presidential appointee

Donna Sudak, MD

Tower Health - Phoenixville Hospital General Psychiatry

1 year + 1 (2021-2023)

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Ann Schwarz

Presidential Appointee

Lia Thomas, MD

UT Southwestern Medical Center

1 Year + 1 (2021-2023)

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Past Presidents

past President

Mike Travis, MD

Western Psychiatric Hospital at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

2 Years (2022-2024)

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Melissa Arbuckle

Past, past President

Melissa Arbuckle, MD, PhD

Columbia University/New York State Psychiatric Institute

2 Years (2021-2023)

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Representatives/Liaisons

Only the Academic Psychiatry Governance Board and OPDA representatives are sitting EC members.

AACDp liaison

Carol Bernstein, MD

Montefiore Medical Center /Albert Einstein College of Medicine

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Sheldon Benjamin

CFAS/AAMC Liaison

Sidney Weissman, MD

McGaw Medical School, Northwestern University

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AACDP Liaison

Ahmad Hameed, MD

Penn State University, Hershey Medical Center

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Sheldon Benjamin

OPDA liaison

Deborah Spitz, MD

University of Chicago

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Sheldon Benjamin

Governance Board Member Academic Psychiatry

Sheldon Benjamin, MD

University of Massachusetts Medical School

1 Year + 9 (2013-2023)

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Sheldon Benjamin

CFAS/AAMC LIAISON

Sandra Sexson, MD

Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University

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