Meet the Staff
Cindy Kreisberg, PA-C, Director of the Student Health Center
Cindy Kreisberg became the director of the Student Health Center in the fall of 1997. She is a physician's assistant with thirty years of experience in internal medicine and pediatrics. She earned her B.S. in biology and psychology from Syracuse University and her degree as a physician's assistant from Pennsylvania State University, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.
Mark Polisar, M.D., Clinical Director
Dr. Mark Polisar joined the Student Health Center staff as clinical director in the fall of 2001. He is a board-certified Family Practitioner with degrees from Yale University and Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Polisar is currently an attending physician at Montefiore Medical Group-Williamsbridge Family Health Center and has a faculty appointment in the Family Medicine Department of Montefiore Medical Center.
Rosemary Weingarten, R.N., F.N.P., Women's Health Provider
Rosemary joined the Student Health Center as the Women's Health Provider in the spring of 2005. She has more than twenty-five years of nursing experience in maternity, labor, and delivery, and is an adjunct clinical professor at Pace University and NYU. She is also on staff at Planned Parenthood in men’s and women’s health and family planning. Rosemary earned her B.S.N., M.S., and F.N.P. from Pace University.
Dina D’Alessandro, Registered Dietitian
Dina joined the Student Health Center staff in Spring 2019. Dina holds a Master's Degree in Nutrition from Lehman College where she is also an Adjunct Professor, teaching both graduate and undergraduate classes for the Dietetics, Foods, and Nutrition program.
Yolanda Rodriguez, Reception
Yolanda Rodriguez joined the Health Center in February 2017.