Disability Services Liaisons are designated faculty or staff from each school, academic program or campus service who work with Disability Services to coordinate accommodations for students with disabilities. The primary contacts are listed below.

Morningside Graduate Liaisons


Danielle Smoller
Phone: (212) 854-3414
E-mail: ds89@columbia.edu


Laila Maher
Phone: (212) 851-0422
Email: lmaher@columbia.edu

Business MBA Program

Rosalie O'Brien
Phone: (212) 854-5553

Business Ph.D. Program

Elizabeth Chang
Phone: (212) 854-2836
E-mail: ee31@columbia.edu

Business Executive MBA Program

Jessica Soursourian
Phone: (212) 854-1296
Email: js4873@gsb.columbia.edu

SEAS Graduate Programs

Alvaro Rojas-Caamano
Phone: (212) 854-8930
E-mail: ar3829@columbia.edu


Kei Phillip
Phone: (212) 854-7892
E-mail: kap2156@columbia.edu


Linda Jones
Phone: (212) 854-8691
E-mail: lj2007@columbia.edu


Melanie Huff
Phone: (212) 854-3861
E-mail: mgh2@columbia.edu


Hazel May
Phone: (212) 854-6372
E-mail: hm2135@columbia.edu

Christy Pastore
Phone: (212) 854-2668
E-mail: cpastore@law.columbia.edu

School of Professional Studies

Dr. Annette Bhatia
Phone: (212) 853-1496
E-mail: ab4493@columbia.edu

Social Work

Natalia Cwik
Phone: 212-851-2367
Karma Lowe
Phone: 212-851-2364

Medical Center Liaisons

Physicians & Surgeons

Lisa Mellman, MD, Sr. Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Phone: (212) 305-3806
E-mail: lam3@columbia.edu

P&S – Occupational Therapy

Pamela Miller, MA, OTR, Coordinator of Clinical Education
Phone: (212) 305-1651
E-mail: phm1@columbia.edu

P&S – Physical Therapy

Wing Fu PT, PhD, MA, Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine
Phone: (212) 305-5267
E-mail: wf2214@cumc.columbia.edu

School of Nursing

Tania Quispe, MSEd, Sr. Director of Student Services
Phone: (212) 305-5439
E-mail: tpq2101@columbia.edu


Arthur Palmer, Associate Dean, Graduate Affairs
Phone: (212) 305-8675
E-mail: apg6@columbia.edu

Mailman School of Public Health

Lillian Morales, Associate Director, Office of Student Affairs
Phone: (212) 342-3128
E-mail: lm31@cumc.columbia.edu
Sarah Tooley, Associate Director, Student Support
Phone: (212) 305-0541
E-mail: st3146@cumc.columbia.edu

P&S - Human Nutrition

Sharon Akabas, PhD, Associate Director
Phone: (212) 305-4808
E-mail: sa109@columbia.edu

Dental Medicine

Sandra Garcia, MA, Assistant Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs
Phone: (212) 342-1697
E-mail: sb64@columbia.edu

Campus Services

Columbia Athletics

Jacqueline P. Blackett
Phone: (212) 854-2544
E-mail: jpb3@columbia.edu

CUMC Housing

Tanya Kent-James
Phone: (212) 304-7001
E-mail: tk2375@columbia.edu

High School Programs

Jeff Norquist (2013-2014)
Phone: (347) 852-1818
E-mail: jn2056@columbia.edu
Matthew Naparstek (Summer 2013)
Phone: (347) 439-1948
E-mail: mdn2113@columbia.edu


Mayra Melendez
Phone: (212) 854-3536
E-mail: mm57@columbia.edu

Undergraduate Housing

Lara Simone
Phone: (212) 854-2946
E-mail: lhs2122@columbia.edu

University Apartment Housing

Monica Kuth
Phone: (212) 854-3424
E-mail: mlk5@columbia.edu


Last updated January 18, 2018