Program in Public Health Instructional Faculty (2019-2021)

In addition to our Core Faculty, we have many outstanding members of our instructional faculty who are a lead instructor for courses provided by the Program in Public Health (2019-2021).

Chrisa Arcan, PhD, MHS, MBA, RD
MS in Epidemiology and Clinical Research Program Director
Assistant Professor, Nutrition Division, Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine

Gregory Benjamin, PhD
HPH 501 Introduction to the Research Process 
Assistant Professor, Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine
Director, Institutional Research & Assessment, Salus University

Bob Chaloner, MS, MBA, MPH, FACHE
HPA 564 Health Quality and Information Systems Management 
PPH Subject Matter Expert
Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Health Technology and Management
Chief Administrative Officer, Stony Brook Southampton Hospital

Ernest Conforti, MS, MBA, CPC, CPHQ, FACHE
HPA 510 Health Finance & Accounting 
PPH Subject Matter Expert
Instructor, Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine
Associate Director of Operations, The Heart Institute, Stony Brook Medicine 

Amitava Das, MIDS, MBA
HPH 534 Spatial Analysis: Health Applications
Instructor, Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine
Chief Technology Officer, VICOM Computer Services, Inc.

Darren H.P. Deoraj, MHA
HPA 599 Physician Practice Management 
PPH Subject Matter Expert
Instructor, Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine
Director of Urology Services, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Health System

Lawrence E. Eisenstein, MD, MPH, FACP
HPH 508 Health Systems Performance 
PPH Subject Matter Expert
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine
Commissioner of Health, Nassau County Department of Health

Carol Gomes, MS, FACHE, CPHQ
HPA 564 Health Quality and Information Systems Management 
PPH Subject Matter Expert
Assistant Professor, School of Health Technology and Management
Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer, Stony Brook Medicine

Yuri T. Jadotte, MD, PhD, MPH 
Generalist Concentration Head, Master of Public Health Program
Assistant Professor, Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine
Associate Program Director of Preventive Medicine Residency

Marc Leff, Esq, MS 
HPA 508 Human Resources Management in the Health Sector 
PPH Subject Matter Expert
Instructor, Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine
Assistant Vice President, Employee and Labor Negotiations, Northwell Health

Brenda MacArthur, PhD 
HPH 551 Health Communication 
Director, Advanced Graduate Certificate in Health Communication
Assistant Professor of Practice, Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science, Stony Brook University

Tristan Philip, PhD 
HPH 585 Introduction to Biostatistics & Epidemiology 
PPH Subject Matter Expert
Instructor, Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine
Data Analyst, IPRO

Alyeah Ramjit, MS, MHA 
HPA 530 Health Operations Management
PPH Subject Matter Expert
Instructor, Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine
Associate Director and Chief of Staff, Office of the Chief Transformation Office, Mount Sinai Health System 

Jeff Ritter, DBA, MBA 
HPH 529 Fundamentals of Healthcare Management
HPA 520 Health Governance and Organizational Analysis
HPA 541 Health Strategic Planning and Management
HPA 542 Health Leadership and Change: Comprehensive Capstone Project

MHA Program Associate Director
Assistant Professor, Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine

A. Laurie W. Shroyer, PhD, MSHA
Professor of Surgery, Vice Chair for Research
Assistant Dean for Educational Research, Stony Brook Medicine

Maggie Sidarous, MHA, LNHA 
HPA 575 Long-Term Care in the Health Sector
PPH Subject Matter Expert
Instructor, Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine
Administrator, St. Mary’s Health Care System for Children

Susan Somerville, RN, MA 
HPA 580 Integrative Experience
PPH Subject Matter Expert
Instructor, Department of Family, Population & Preventive Medicine
Vice President of Clinical Transformation and Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, Peconic Bay Medical Center