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The Institute’s Family Medicine Residency programs attract talented and diverse faculty and residents committed to high-quality family health services for medically underserved communities. The spotlights below highlight the compassion, dedication and skill that our faculty and residents bring to their practice. You can also view our complete lists of faculty and resident bios.

Wesley Ho

Medical Director; Residency Faculty
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Lauren Hoogewerff

Assistant Program Director; Faculty Physician
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Michael Ignat

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Joshua Issack

Family Physician; Preceptor
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Lawrence Jacowitz

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Hilda Jiminian

Residency Administrator
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Mark Josefski

Faculty Physician; Chair of Department of Family Medicine, HAHV; NYSAFP Delegate to AAFP COD
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Sara Beth Karp

Associate Program Director; Attending Physician
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Anna Kuzel

Faculty, Harlem Residency in Family Medicine; Assistant Professor, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
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Ruth Lesnewski

Family Physician
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Joseph Lurio

Sr. Family Physician, Institute for Family Health; Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai; Community Preceptor
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Peter Marcus

Physician; Preceptor
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Andrea Maritato

Residency Director - Harlem
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Maurice Martin

Physician; Preceptor
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Premila Mathews

Faculty Physician
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Tonie McKenzie

Clinical Research Fellow
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Ben McLaughlin

Director of Inpatient Medicine
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Ivonne McLean

Assistant Program Director, Harlem Residency in Family Medicine; Attending Physician
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Megan McMullan

Program Director
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Yisaira Mendez

Residency Coordinator
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Jiana Menendez

Junior Faculty; Assistant Professor; TLC Clinical Director; Lung Cancer Clinical Quality Director
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Insung Min

Faculty Attending; HIV Medical Director
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Joel Panthappattu

Attending Physician
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Olivia Perlmutt

Assistant Professor; Attending Physician
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Mara Phelan

Faculty Physician
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Susruth Pinnamaneni

Medical Director
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Warren Jay Pires

Director of Behavioral Science
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Veronica Rivera

Attending physician
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