Faculty

Seven of our faculty members have added qualifications in geriatric psychiatry. Faculty members in geriatric psychiatry have been recognized for their outstanding educational contributions. In recent years, geriatric psychiatry faculty members have received five outstanding teaching awards from the Yale Psychiatry Residents Association.

Paul Kirwin, MD , Program Director Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Michelle Conroy, MD , Associate Program Director Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Hamada Altalib, MD

Attending Neurologist, VA Connecticut Health Care System
Assistant Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry

Isis Burgos-Chapman, MD

Attending Psychiatrist, Cornell Hill Health Center
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

Carl Edelen, MD Attending Psychiatrist, VA Connecticut Health Care System
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Daniel Federman, MD

Associate Chief of Medicine, VA Connecticut Health Care System
Professor of Medicine

Chandrika Kumar, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)
Associate Program Director, Clinical Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine

Adam Mecca, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Alzheimer's Disease Research Unit
Marcia Mecca, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Geriatric Medicine

Ana Paola Morais, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Attending Psychiatrist, Rocky Hill Nursing Home

Marc Nespoli, MD, MPH Attending Psychiatrist, VA Connecticut Health Care System
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Robert Ostroff, MD Attending Psychiatrist and Director of ECT, Yale-New Haven Psychiatric Hospital
Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Diana Richardson, MD

Attending Neurologist, VA Connecticut Health Care System
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Gerard Sanacora, MD, PhD Director, Yale Depression Research Program
Professor of Psychiatry
Chair of Behavioral Health, Cornell Scott-Hill Health Corporation
Jason Sico, MD, MHS

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Assistant Professor Internal Medicine (Section of General Medicine)
Director, Stroke Care VA Connecticut Healthcare System

Christopher van Dyck, MD Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Neurobiology
Director, Alzheimer's Disease Research Unit
Darren Volpe, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Director, Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry Fellowship
VA Site Director, Yale Neurology Residency Program

Ilse Wiechers, MD, MPP Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Kirsten Wilkins, MD Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Yale Psychiatry Clerkship