The role of the Executive Committee of the CUNY Institute for Health Equity is to ensure that the Institute's mission is accomplished and its goals and agenda are achieved. Specifically, the committee plays a role in the policy development that guides the growth of the Institute. Committee members help make possible collaboration with other sectors and ensure the Institute is abreast of policy issues and related factors to keep the work relevant and responsive.
Anny Morrobel-Sosa, Ph.D.
Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs
Daria Boccher-Lattimore, DrPH
Clinical Socio-medical Sciences (in Psychiatry)
Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health
New York/New Jersey AIDS Education and Training Center
Joann Casado, J.D.
Urban Health Plan
L.L.M. Candidate, Columbia Law School
Former Director CUNY Black Male Initiative
William Ebenstein, Ph.D.
University Dean for Health and Human Services
City University of New York
JFK, Jr. Institute
Edgar Figueroa, M.D., M.P.H.
Medical Director, Student Health Service
Assistant Professor of Family Medicine in Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
Assistant Attending Physician
New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell
Student Health Service
Rick Martínez, M.D.
Johnson & Johnson, Inc.
Theo J. Oshiro
Director of Health Advocacy
Make the Road New York
William A. Tramontano, Ph.D.
Provost/ Vice President for Academic Affairs
New York City LGBT Community Center
Communications Manager, Media Relations and Publications
Media Relations Department
Wilma Waithe, Ph.D.
Former: Director, Office of Minority Health
New York State Department of Health