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

Natacha Akshoomoff Dean Acheson Autumn Backhaus Kara Bagot Ursula Bailer
Dean Acheson Natacha Akshoomoff Autumn Backhaus Kara BagotUrsula Bailer
Dewleen Baker Katie Bangen Karen Hanson Bondi Veronica Cardenas Alexandra Clark
Dewleen Baker Katherine Bangen Karen Hanson Bondi Veronica CardenasAlexandra Clark
Kate Conover Sheena Dev Neal Doran Emily Edmonds Lisa Eyler
Kate Conover Sheena Dev Neal Doran Emily Edmonds Lisa Eyler
Carol Franz Tiffany Greenwood No Photo Available No Photo Available Robert Heaton
Carol Franz Tiffany GreenwoodDavid Grelotti Adam Halberstadt Robert Heaton
Ellen Heyneman Suzi Hong Alan Hsu Shamini Jain John Keltner
Ellen Heyneman Suzi HongAlan Hsu Shamini Jain John Keltner
Steve Koh Xia Li Laurie Lindamer No Photo Available
Steve Koh Xia Li Laurie LindamerJeanne Maglione Maria Marquine
Emily Meier Arpi Minassian Christine Fennema-NotestineMatthew Panizzon Dawn Schiehser
Andrea Spadoni Louisa Steiger Katherine Williams Jared Young
Christine SmithAndrea Spadoni Louisa Steiger Katherine Williams Jared Young
Zvinka Zlatar
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.