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Executive Board

  • Stefanie Gillson

    Psychiatry Resident


    Dr. Stefanie Gillson is a Public Psychiatry Fellow and Chief Resident of Diversity and Inclusion at the Yale Department of Psychiatry. She is an American Psychiatric Association SAMHSA Minority Fellow and a Institute Scholar at the Johns Hopkins Center for American Indian Health where she focuses on developing community based initiatives to address mental health disparities among Native Americans through a historical and contemporary lens. She is a member of the Association of American Indian Physicians where she actively recruits Native youth into the medical field. 

    Aside from her work with Native communities, she is a co-founder of the Women’s Mental Health Conference at Yale and the Yale Women’s Housestaff Association. 

    Dr. Gillson graduated from the University of Minnesota- Duluth campus where her education was focused on rural and Native American health. She is planning on pursuing a Child and Adolescent Fellowship. 

  • Sofia Noori

    Psychiatry Resident

    Dr. Sofia Noori is the Chief Resident of Digital Psychiatry and Chief Resident of Quality Improvement at the Yale Department of Psychiatry. At Yale she served as the curriculum lead for Innovation to Impact, a NIDA-funded substance use entrepreneurship program that helps addiction researchers and clinicians commercialize their insights for the public good.  She is a founding member of the Center for Digital Psychiatry at the Connecticut Mental Health Center, which aims to integrate digital health in the care of patients with serious mental illness. Dr. Noori also leads the psychiatry and technology group in the Yale Department of Psychiatry and was an organizer of HackMentalHealth Yale. She is a 2019 scholar at Flare Capital Partners in Boston, MA.

    Aside from her endeavors in digital health, she is the co-founder of the Women’s Mental Health Conference at Yale, increases awareness and education of important topics in women’s mental health. She is also the co-founder of the Yale Women's Housestaff Organization, an organization dedicated to improving the well-being and advancement of self-identified women at Yale.

     Dr. Noori is an MD graduate of the PRIME program at UCSF School of Medicine, a dual-degree program that trains emerging physician-leaders to transform care for underserved populations. She received her MPH in health policy and management at UC Berkeley.