Contact the Department of Health Professions

Chairs and Program Directors

Corinne Kyriacou, PhD, MPH
Department Chair, Health Professions
Dome 101B

Jamie Ghigiarelli, PhD, CSCS, ISSN
Assistant Chair, Health Professions
Graduate Director, MS in Sports Science
Dome 115

Gioia Ciani, OTD, OTR/L
Graduate Director, MS in Occupational Therapy
Dome 101A

Edward Coffield, PhD
Graduate Director, Master of Health Administration
SWC 262D

Jayne Ellinger, PhD, ATC
Undergraduate Director, BS in Athletic Training
Dome 125

Alice Fornari, EdD, RD
Graduate Director, Health Professions Education Programs

Martine Hackett, PhD, MPH, CHES
Graduate Director, Public Health Programs
Dome 130

Nicholas Mercado, MPH
Graduate Director, MS in Health Informatics
SWC 263B

Israel Schwartz, PhD
Undergraduate Director, BS in Community Health and BS in Health Science
Dome 127

Katie Sell, PhD, CSCS, ACSM-HFS
Undergraduate Director, BS in Exercise Science
Dome 113

Full-Time Faculty

Michele Bayley, MPH
Dome 109

Rosalia Casanova, OTD
Dome 111

Howard Goldberg, MHA
SWC 260

Adam Gonzalez, PhD
Dome 110

Yu-Pin Hsu, EdD
Dome 106

Corinne Kyriacou, PhD, Chair
Dome 101B

Robert Lazow, DrPH
Dome 132

Kristin LoNigro, MSEd
Dome 101D

Walter Markowitz, EdD
SWC 262C

Sharon Phillips, PhD
Dome 107

Vidya Pingale, PhD
Dome 112

Chanapong Rojanaworarit, DDS, PhD
Dome 131

Maria Sanmartin, PhD
SWC 262A

Anthony Santella, DrPH
Dome 126


Eytan Behiri, MD, MBA
Co-Executive-in-Residence, MS in Health Informatics
Dome 101

Isma Chaudhry, MD, MPH
Executive-in-Residence, Public Health Programs
Dome 108

Barbara Guzowski
Special Assistant to the Master of Health Administration Program
SWC 262, Phone: 516-463-4550

Diane McPartland
Senior Executive Secretary
Dome 101, Phone: 516-463-7356

Marissa Pihl
Senior Executive Secretary
Dome 101, Phone: 516-463-5809

Michele Romano
Senior Assistant to the MS in Occupational Therapy Program
Dome 101, Phone: 516-463-5887

Irina Sepulveda
Senior Executive Secretary
Dome 101, Phone: 516-463-2897

April Siderine
Coordinator of Internship, Accreditation, and Outreach
Dome 128, Phone: 516-463-5307