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Department of Medicine Administration & Staff

The administration and staff of NYU Langone’s Department of Medicine serve as program coordinators, financial analysts, and grant specialists and provide support for senior leadership.

Program Leadership, Managers, and Coordinators

Patricia Gaeta, MBA
Department Administrator

Christopher Keiser, MBA, CPA
Associate Director, Finance

Marian De Backer
Program Director, Research

John Lucaj, MD, CCRP
Assistant Director, Research Operations

Rocio Zito, CPC
Operations Manager, Faculty Group Practice

Dayana Venero, MHA
Program Manager, Internal Medicine Residency

Elsa Nuñez

Lilly Sypher
Program Manager

Xiomara Cruz, MA
Coordinator, Credentialing and Appointments

Troi Santos
Information Technology

Madeline Rios
Executive Assistant to the Chair

Meagan (Margaret) Bruskewicz
Administrative Assistant

Kimberly Lucas
Administrative Assistant


Angie Niebo, MPA
Business Manager

Amy Loughman, MBA
Senior Financial Analyst

David Tsui
Financial Analyst


Giselle Bacchus
Grants Manager

Dolly Chan-Eng
Grants Manager

Gia Cobb, MA
Senior Research Project Manager

Rebecca Misra
Grants Manager

Kaustuv Saha, PhD
Program Manager, Large Grants and Complex Projects

Kiely Turgeon, MPA
Grants Manager

Theresa Vanni-Reyes
Grants Manager

Joyce Ying
Grants Manager

Joe Vega, MBA
Senior Grants Specialist