Where Our Residents Go

Harris

Charles Harris: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Chuck completed 3 years of Adult Psychiatry in June 2013 and decided to further his training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Upstate. We are delighted to have Chuck for the next 2 years!

Kallinicos

Robert Kallinicos: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Rob completed 3 years of Adult Psychiatry in June 2013 and decided to further his training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Upstate. Rob is now in his 2nd year of the fellowship and we hope to keep Rob in our community!

Nastasi

Robert Nastasi: Adult Psychiatry & Pain Management
Rob was a co-chief this past year, and he will be staying on as voluntary clinical faculty assisting in call. He will be completing a fellowship here in Interventional Pain Medicine. Rob is appreciative for his mentors here—he wishes he could have somehow squeezed in a few more supervisors during his time here.

Seetha

Seetha Ramanathan: Adult Psychiatry
Seetha graduated from our program in June 2013 and accepted a position as an outpatient psychiatrist at Hutchings Psychiatric Center, a local state hospital that specializes in long-term psychiatric care. Seetha has stayed on as voluntary faculty and has begun to expand her clinical work into the laboratory-focused area of psychiatric genetics. She continues to work with 4 of our faculty, who are experts in clinical, genetics and imaging research. She is hoping that her research efforts will lead to greater insights into the origins and development of schizophrenia.

Yajaira

Yajaira Rodriguez: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
After completing 4 years of Adult Psychiatry training in June 2013, Yajaira made the decision to enter a Child Psychiatry & Adolescent Psychiatry fellowship at Upstate. We are delighted she will be staying with us for the next 2 years!

Lindsey

Lindsey Schrimpf: Adult Psychiatry
After completing her residency, Lindsay accepted a position at the University of Missouri as an assistant professor teaching and practicing family therapy. She recently had a study comparing emotional intelligence and PRITE scores published in the Sept/Oct edition of Academic Psychiatry, 2013.

Jennifer

Jennifer Singarayer: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
After completing 3 years of Adult Psychiatry training, Jennifer made the decision to enter a Child Psychiatry & Adolescent Psychiatry fellowship at Upstate. We are thrilled she will be staying with us for the next 2 years!

Kate

Kate Walia: Adult Psychiatry
Kate served as co-chief and graduated from our Adult Psychiatry program in June 2013. We are thrilled that Kate has decided to remain in Syracuse and has accepted a full-time faculty position on our Consult Liaison Service.

Nisha

Nisha Warikoo: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
After completing 3 years of Adult Psychiatry training, Nisha is furthering her training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Washington in Seattle. She hopes to pursue her passion in clinical work and pediatric bipolar clinical research.

Allison

Allison Werner: Adult Psychiatry
Allison graduated from our program in June 2013 and accepted a position as a Psychiatrist at Berkshire Medical Center in Massachusetts. She will be primarily in a partial hospitalization program and primary care outreach team. Allison has specific interests in psychodynamic, DDP, CBT (individual and group) and group DBT and hopes to continue using these specific therapies she has learned from our program in her practice.