EVMS Psychiatry Residency - Faculty & Staff

Program Management Team

Department Chair - Stephen Deutsch, MD, PhD

Program Director - Shriti Patel, MD

Program Coordinator - Karen Scott

 

Faculty Members

Armin Ansari, M.D. - Hampton Veterans Administration Medical Center

  • Chief of Inpatient Psychiatry, Hampton VAMC
  • Residency Responsibilities: Instructor/coordinator, Psychopathology, PGY-1; supervises residents on the VAMC inpatient service site
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, bipolar disorder, patient follow-up after discharge from inpatient care
  • Graduate of the EVMS Psychiatry Residency Program

Sonia Aznar, M.D.

  • Supervisor, Medical Hygiene Clinic - Hampton VAMC

Jerome Blackman, M.D., FAPA, FIPA, FAPsa - Professor of Clinical Psychiatry

  • Residency Responsibilities: Instructor, Psychodynamics, PGY-2, 3 and 4; Outpatient supervisor
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Psychoanalytic/psychiatric diagnosis and treatment selection, supportive vs. interpretive techniques, psychiatric expert testimony

Gregory Briscoe, M.D. - Hampton Veterans Administration Medical Center

  • Residency Responsibilities: Instructor, Psychopathology and Psychopharmacology; inpatient supervisor
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Medical education in psychiatry; medical students and stress; bipolar disorders

Barbara Ann Cubic, Ph.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

  • Director, EVMS Cognitive Therapy Program
  • Residency Responsibilities: Instructor, Behavioral Medicine, Eating Disorders; Supervisor, Cognitive and Behavioral Therapy
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Cognitive and behavioral therapy; eating disorders; body image issues; anxiety disorders; depression; women's issues

Jennifer M. Flaherty, Ph.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

Lisa Fore-Arcand, Ed.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

  • Residency Responsibilities: Research Coordinator; Instructor, Residents as Teachers, PGY-1
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Medical education; child psychopathology

Baljit S. Gill, M.D. - Hampton Veterans Administration Medical Center

  • Outpatient rotation supervisor
  • Residency Responsibilities: Instructor, Substance Abuse; supervisor, PCT clinic
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Addiction psychiatry; geriatric psychiatry; general psychiatry

Richard Handel, Ph.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

  • Residency Responsibilities: Instructor, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy; CBT psychotherapy supervisor
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Psychological testing

Kathrin Hartmann, Ph.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

  • Residency Responsibilities: Instructor, Diversity & Cultural Awareness
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Clinical child psychology

Lloyd Hitchings, M.D. - Hampton Veterans Administration Medical Center

  • Residency Responsibilities: Site supervisor of neurology rotation; instructor, Neurology
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Clinical neurology

Nicole L. Kreiser, Ph.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

Danya D. Lewis, M.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

Alaa-Eldin M. Mahmoud, M.D. - Hampton Veterans Administration Medical Center

  • Residency Responsibilities: VAMC inpatient rotation supervisor
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Inpatient psychiatry

William W. McDaniel, M.D. - Hampton Veterans Administration Medical Center

  • Residency Responsibilities: Instructor, ECT, group therapy; journal club facilitator; site ECT supervisor; rotation supervisor, consultation psychiatry
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Inpatient psychiatry, ECT

Jessica Mees-Campbell, M.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

  • Residency Responsibilities: SNGH Inpatient Psychiatry

Serina A. Neumann, Ph.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

Shriti Patel, M.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

  • Residency Associate Program Director; Director of ECT Services

Stephanie L. Peglow, D.O, MPH - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

Justin Petri, M.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

  • Inpatient Rotation Supervisor, SNGH; Medical Student Clerkship Director
  • Residency Responsibilities: SNGH Inpatient Medical Director; Course Co-Director Brain, Mind, & Behavior

Paul Sayegh, M.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

  • Residency Training Director; Co-Director TMS Program
  • Residency Responsibilities: PGY-1 class faculty mentor; clinical supervisor

Maninder Singh, M.D. - Hampton Veterans Administration Medical Center

  • Residency Responsibilities: Site supervisor, VAMC; instructor, psychopharmacology, psychopathology, and telepsychiatry
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Premenstrual dysphoria
  • Graduate of EVMS Psychiatry Residency

David Spiegel, M.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

  • Director, Consultation Services, SNGH
  • Residency Responsibilities: Instructor, History of Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatry, Short-term Psychotherapy; Supervisor for psychotherapy, geriatric psychiatry, consultation psychiatry
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Anxiety disorders
  • Course Co-Director M-2-Psychopathology

Maria R. Urbano, M.D. - EVMS Department of Psychiatry

  • Director, Outpatient Psychotherapy Clinic
  • Residency Responsibilities: Instructor, Interpersonal and Communication Skills; supervisor, outpatient psychotherapy
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Sleep disorders; sexual dysfunction; attention deficit disorder
  • Graduate of EVMS Psychiatry Residency

J. Catesby Ware, Jr., M.D. - EVMS Departments of Psychiatry and Medicine

  • Director, Sleep Disorders Center, EVMS and SNGH
  • Residency Responsibilities: Instructor, Sleep Disorders
  • Research/Scholarly Interests: Insomnia; effects of medication on sleep