Faculty of Medicine COAP

The Faculty of Medicine Committee on Appointments and Promotions reviews all appointments and promotions for faculty at the Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons who are on the “at CUMC” Title Track. The committee is comprised of senior faculty members from different departments at VP&S, representing multiple disciplines with concentrations in investigation, education and clinical care. 

Committee Members

  • Peter S. Dayan, MD

    • Professor of Pediatrics (in Emergency Medicine) at the Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics
  • Marco R. DiTullio, MD

    • Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Medicine
  • Steven G. Kernie, MD

    • Professor of Pediatrics (in Neurology), Department of Pediatrics
  • Anil K. Lalwani, MD

    • Professor of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
  • Laura Lennihan, MD

    • Professor of Neurology at the Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Neurology
  • Vivek K. Moitra, MD

    • Allen I. Hyman, M.D. Professor of Critical Care Anesthesiology (in Anesthesiology) at the Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Anesthesiology
  • Carrie Ruzal-Shapiro, MD (Co-chair)

    • Professor of Radiology at the Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Radiology
  • Shonni J. Silverberg, MD (Co-chair)

    • Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Medicine
  • Lynn L. Simpson, MD

    • Hillary Rodham Clinton Professor of Women's Health at the Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • T. Scott Stroup, MD, MPH

    • Professor of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry
  • Patricia Tiscornia-Wasserman, MD

    • Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology at the Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Pathology & Cell Biology