Leadership

7/25/18
Alan J. Lesse, MD, vice chair for education, is responsible for the organization and delivery of the educational product of the department. This includes educational aspects for medical students, residents and fellows.
7/25/18
As vice chair for finance, Thomas A. Russo, MD, is responsible for various health care-related business activities utilizing his perspective as a physician. He collaborates with administrators and providers to achieve the desired goals.
7/25/18
Brahm H. Segal, MD, vice chair for faculty development, is responsible for enhancing the careers of our faculty and providing support for faculty to reach their goals.
7/30/18
As vice chair for business development, Michael J. Chaskes, MD, seeks out opportunities to provide needed services to the community while enhancing revenues.
7/25/18
As vice chair for quality and safety, Jamie N. Nadler, MD, is responsible for developing an overall strategy for quality improvement as well as maximizing patient safety associated with care provided by the department.
7/25/18
As vice chair for research, Jeffrey M. Lackner, PsyD, is committed to expanding the department’s portfolio of high quality, innovative research that addresses important clinical problems that have measurable impact on the WNY community.