Board of Directors/Officers

 

Vicky Goodman

Founder and President

Deborah Davidson, Ph.D.

President Elect

Carol Halperin

Vice President

 

Robyn Mandelberg, Ph.D.

Secretary

 

Mary Burgoyne Snyder

Treasurer

 

Margot Calabrese

Teri Fournier, Esq.

Adrienne Gary

Nancy Glaser, M.D.

Jaega Haralambus, Esq.

Mary Ridings Herman

Kai Kolodziejski

Susan Lerner

Stephanie Dolman Lushing

Jun Oh, Esq.

Marvin Putnam, Esq.

Judy Richman

Mia Silverman

Shelley Singer

Joan Steier

Pardis Zomorodi, Esq.

Director of Philanthropy

Wendy Kelman

Faculty Advisory Board

 

Michael R. Irwin, M.D.

Director, Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology

Director, Mindful Awareness Research Center

Faculty Advisor to The Friends 

 

Carrie Bearden, Ph.D.

Robert M. Bilder, Ph.D.

Susan Y. Bookheimer, Ph.D.

Joel Braslow, M.D., Ph.D.

Ian A. Cook, M.D.

Giovanni Coppola, M. D.

Fawzy Fawzy, M.D.

Jonathan Flint, M.D.

Tim Fong, M.D.

Nelson B. Freimer, M.D.

Michael Gitlin, M.D.

Michael Irwin, M.D.

Shafali Spurling Jeste, M.D.

Robin Kissell, M.D.

Elizabeth Laugeson, Psy.D.

Patricia Lester, M.D.

Edythe London, Ph.D.

Stephen Marder, M.D.

Kelsey C. Martin M.D., Ph.D.

John Mazziotta, M.D., Ph.D.

James McCracken, M.D.

David J. Miklowitz, Ph.D.

John Piacentini, Ph.D.

Gary Small, M.D.

Susan Smalley, Ph.D.

Tom Strouse, M.D.

Peter Whybrow, M.D.

Director of the Semel Institute

Gail Wyatt, Ph.D.

Advisory Board

 

Kary Antholis

Nanci Christopher

Sam Cullman

Paul Dalio

Alex Gansa

Donald S. Goodman

Howard Gordon

Julia Gouw

Gail Kamer Lieberfarb

Debra Matsumoto

Ambassador Nancy Rubin

Elyn Saks, Ph.D, J.D.

Susan Solomon

Ross Szabo

ABOUT US

The Friends of the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and
Human Behavior at UCLA is dedicated to improving the lives of people with mental illness by supporting research to advance innovative treatments and sponsoring educational programs to raise awareness and erase stigma.*

The Friends of the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior
760 Westwood Plaza C7-463
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Email: wkelman@mednet.ucla.edu

Phone: 310 825-3119
 

* The Friends of the Semel Institute is a 501(c)(3)  volunteer organization under the auspices of the UCLA Foundation.