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Yale Psychiatry Residents' Association elects new officers

July 17, 2018

The Yale Psychiatry Residents' Association (PRA) has elected new officers and activity representatives for 2018-2019.

Jessica Chaffkin and Ben Yu are co-presidents of the association, which serves as a liaison between residents and faculty, and helps to cultivate an educational and fun working environment for trainees.

Celeste Lipkes was elected secretary. Brent Penque will serve on the Information Technology Committee.

Graduate Education Committee representatives are Justin Ayankola, Erica Robinson, and Lauren Schmidt.

Representatives to the Graduate Medical Education Committee are Marco Ramos, Will Rutland, Falisha Gilman, and Nikhil Gupta.

Medical Student Education Committee representatives are Joe Gallego and Ayala Danzig.

Social Committee members are Falisha Gilman, Azim Munivar, and Erica Robinson. Members of the Cinema and Psychiatry Committee are Jeff Mufson and Nora Proops.

Jessica Chaffkin, Azim Munivar, Erica Robinson and Andrew Wilbur are the Wine and Cheese Committee Coordinators. The Orientation Committee membership includes Walker Keenan, Celeste Lipkes, and Frances Javier.

Submitted by Christopher Gardner on July 17, 2018