Faculty

Olive View-UCLA Medical Center

Davin Agustines, DO

Associate Professor
Inpatient Psychiatry

Jeffery Cardenas, MD

Associate Professor
Emergency Psychiatry

Robert Dasher, MD

Professor
Inpatient Psychiatry

Victoria Hendrick, MD

Professor
Director of Inpatient Psychiatry

Alex Kopelowicz, MD

Professor
Department Chair

Omer Liran, MD

Assistant Professor
Inpatient Psychiatry

Kristen Ochoa, MD

Assistant Professor
Emergency Psychiatry

Elena Ortiz, MD

Assistant Professor
Emergency Psychiatry

Janine Roach, MD

Clinical Instructor
Emergency Psychiatry

Saba Syed, MD

Associate Professor
Director of Consultation & Liaison Psychiatry

Benjamin Woo, MD

Associate Professor
Inpatient Psychiatry

Michael Yoo, MD

Assistant Professor
Emergency Psychiatry

Sepulveda VA Ambulatory Care Center

Nicholas Athanasiou, MD, MBA

Clinical Instructor
Outpatient Psychiatry

Shabnam Balali, MD

Clinical Instructor
Director, Chemical Dependency Treatment Unit

Ed Fik, MD

Assistant Professor
Outpatient Psychiatry

Jaime Fitten, MD

Professor in Residence
Director, Geriatric Psychiatry

Steve Ganzell, PhD

Department of Psychology

Kevin Jou, MD

Clinical Instructor
Outpatient Psychiatry

Christopher Kessler, MD

Assistant Professor
Outpatient Psychiatry

Ralph Koek, MD

Professor
Outpatient Psychiatry/Mood Disorders Clinic

Arkady Korotinsky, MD

Clinical Instructor
Outpatient Psychiatry/Mood Disorders Clinic

J. Randy Mervis, MD

Professor
Geriatric Psychiatry

Javier Quintana, MD, PhD

Associate Professor in Residence
Director, Consultation & Liason Psychiatry

Neena Sachinvala, MD

Professor
Chief of Outpatient Psychiatry

Rhonda Williams, MD

Clinical Instructor
Outpatient Psychiatry

Calvin Yang, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor
Outpatient Psychiatry/Anxiety Disorders Clinic

West Los Angeles VA Medical Center

Mace Beckson, MD

Professor
Inpatient Psychiatry

Anoshiravan Taheri-Tafreshi, MD

Clinical Instructor
Inpatient Psychiatry

Robert Weinstock, MD

Professor
Inpatient Psychiatry

Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital

Laurie Casaus, MD

Assistant Professor
Inpatient Psychiatry

Katrina Debonis, MD

Clinical Instructor
Inpatient Psychiatry

Mark DeAntonio, MD

Professor
Inpatient Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Michael Enenbach, MD

Assistant Professor
Inpatient Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Timothy Fong, MD

Assistant Professor
Inpatient Psychiatry

Aaron Kaufman, MD

Clinical Instructor
Inpatient Psychiatry

Karen Miotto, MD

Professor
Inpatient Psychiatry

Larissa Mooney, MD

Assistant Professor
Inpatient Psychiatry

San Fernando Mental Health

Roxy Szeftel, MD

Clinical Instructor
Child Psychiatry

Dino Tripodis, MD

Assistant Professor
Outpatient Psychiatry

Administrative Faculty

Murray Brown, MD

Professor
Chief, Mental Health and Behavioral Sciences Education
Program Director, UCLA San Fernando Valley

Valery Chamberlin, MD

Associate Professor
Associate Program Director, UCLA San Fernando Valley

Peter Whybrow, MD

Professor
Executive Chairman, Department of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA

Supervision

Donna Ames, MD
James Astman, PhD
Daniel Auerbach, MD
Paul Barkopoulos, MD
Sylvia Boris, PhD
Marc Cohen, MD
Michael Ekram, MD
Jack Gaines, MD
Bruce Gainsley, MD
Fred Gottlieb, MD
Neil Haas, MD
Bing Hsu, MD
Fereidoon Kharabi, MD
Alex Lin, MD
Thomas Preston, MD
Martha Waite, MSW