Dr. Melanie Bernitz has been appointed Senior Vice President for Columbia Health.
President Bollinger's announcement reads in part, "I write to share that I have appointed Dr. Melanie Bernitz to the newly created position of Senior Vice President for Columbia Health, in recognition of the critical role of Columbia Health and Dr. Bernitz’s unwavering commitment to our community.
Dr. Bernitz has served as Associate Vice President and Medical Director of Columbia Health since 2016. This followed her tenure as Executive Director of the Student Health Service at Columbia University Irving Medical Center, and time as a resident, chief resident, and faculty member in Columbia’s Center for Family and Community Medicine, where she remains an Associate Clinical Professor."
To read President Bollinger's full announcement click here.