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Department of Emergency Medicine Staff

Our staff support faculty, clinical sites, educational programs, research studies, and core department business activities across clinical, education, and research missions in NYU Langone’s Ronald O. Perelman Department of Emergency Medicine.


Carolina Becerra
Assistant Director, Research Administration

Ada Modrek, MPA
Department Administrator

Rachel Poleyeff, MHA
Assistant Director, Education Administration

Harita Reddy, MPH
Division Administrator, Clinical Operations

Daniela Sevdin, MHA
Assistant Director, Finance and Administration

Business Staff

Denisha Brandford
Administrative Coordinator

Gerard Hilado
Technology Management and Support

Anna Malkin
Executive Assistant to the Chair

Juan Pulido, MHA
Financial Analyst

Jordan Rhodeman
Project Manager

Clinical Staff

Judy Baird
Program Manager, Onboarding and Physician Credentialing

Danielle Bayer
Senior Data Analyst

Antoinette Daraio
Administrative Assistant to the Vice Chair, Clinical Operations and the Vice Chair, Education and Academic Affairs

Joan Demas
Executive Assistant to the Chair

Ariel Fox
Physician Scheduler, Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Emergency Medicine Residency

Ludim Gomez
Administrative Coordinator, NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue Emergency Department Clinical Service Chiefs

Sameera Kanneganti, MPH
Physician Scheduler

Kareem Mohamed
Coordinator, Volunteer Programs

Anthony Orneta
Program Manager, Health Equity Programs

Patricia Passarella
Administrative Supervisor

Alessia Toscano
Administrative Coordinator, Emergency Department at NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn

Yelan Wang, MS
Data Analyst, Division of Quality, Safety, and Practice Innovation

Education Staff

Suwing Ben

Nadia Gakou, MPA
Senior Residency Program Coordinator

Danielle Horner
Residency Program Coordinator

Lily Liang
Fellowship Program Coordinator

Frank Morales
Education Administrative Coordinator

Ellie Pena
Administrative Coordinator, Undergraduate Medical Education

Research Staff

Oluwaseun Adeyemi, MBBS, PhD, MPH, MSc
Postdoctoral Fellow, Grudzen Lab

Heather Anderson, MS
Project Manager, McCormack Lab

Carolina Quintero Arias
Research Coordinator, Lee Lab

Mariam Ayvazyan, MA
Research Coordinator, McCormack Lab

Stephanie Blaufarb, MPH
Program Manager, Doran Lab

Tingyee Chang
Project Manager

Laraine Chiu, RN
Telephonic Care Nurse, Grudzen Lab

Allison Cuthel, MPH
Senior Research Project Manager, Grudzen Lab

Mara Flannery
Senior Research Coordinator, Grudzen Lab

Frank Hernandez, MA
Administrative Coordinator to Dowin Boatright, MD

Noah Klein
Project Coordinator, Research Division

Sabreen Miah
Associate Research Coordinator, McCormack Lab

Derek Nuamah
Program Coordinator, Division of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Hannah Passmore
Research Coordinator, Doran Lab

Melissa Rony, MS
Senior Research Coordinator, Lee Lab

Soo-Min Shin, MA
Senior Research Project Manager, McCormack Lab

Nina Siman, MA, MSEd
Senior Data Analyst, Grudzen Lab

Jade Tapia
Research Data Associate, Doran Lab

Allison Torsiglieri
Research Coordinator, Doran Lab

Kaitlyn Van Allen, MPH
Project Manager, Grudzen Lab

Josselyn Zavala
Associate Research Coordinator, McCormack Lab