Staff Directory

Administration

Marika K Brigham

Marika K Brigham

Director, Department Of Psychiatry
Phone: (352) 265-7981
Samantha R LeClair

Samantha R LeClair

Assistant Director
Phone: (352) 265-7296

Budget management and oversees fiscal office

Priscilla A Spence

Priscilla A Spence

Administrative Specialist III
Phone: (352) 294-4914

Administration Assistant to Chair and Liaison to Faculty, College of Medicine, and VIPs

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Administrative Support

David Roberts

David Roberts

Administrative Support Assistant II
Phone: (352) 294-4924

Administrative functions for the Center for OCD and Related Disorders (COARD) and the Vice Chair of Development

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Fiscal

Tina Green

Tina Green

Administrative Support Assistant III
Phone: (352) 594-4261

Clinical service contract, accounts receivables and payables, UF Health Center for Psychiatry and Addiction – Vero Beach Administration

Bobbi J Reynolds

Bobbi J Reynolds

Accountant III
Phone: (352) 594-4256
Email: bobbi@ufl.edu

Teaching hours, grant reporting and asset management

Dawn Roberts

Dawn Roberts

Accountant
Phone: (352) 594-4228

Grant reporting, effort reporting, distributions, PI overhead, development, space reporting, property

Jessica Hemingway Sanders

Jessica Hemingway Sanders

Fiscal Assistant III
Phone: (352) 594-4303

Accounts receivable, contractual milage, department Pcard reconciliation

Samantha K Kitchens

Samantha K Kitchens

Fiscal Assistant II
Phone: (352) 265-4265

Travel, department P-Card reconciliation, invoices, department purchases, moving expenses, dues and membership.

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Divisional

Monica Brook

Monica Brook

Administrative Support Assistant II
Phone: (352) 265-8853

Administrative functions of the Psychology Division and Training Program

Jennifer A Cobb

Jennifer A Cobb

Residency And Fellowship Program Assistant
Phone: (352) 265-8838

Administrative functions of the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Division and Fellowship Training Program.

Hannah M Hatcher

Hannah M Hatcher

Administrative Specialist II
Phone: (352) 265-5539

Direct support to the Addiction Medicine Division Chief, Forensic IME’s and the Addiction Division Fellowship program.

Holly Haltner-Pfiester

Holly Haltner-Pfiester

Administrative Support Assistant III
Phone: (352) 594-1854

Administrative functions of the Adult Division

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Personnel

Aracelys (Shelly) Chang

Aracelys (Shelly) Chang

Administrative Spec II
Phone: (352) 594-4325

Faculty recruitment, on-boarding and off-boarding

Denise A Lambert

Denise A Lambert

Human Resource Generalist I
Phone: (352) 594-4229

Personnel and payroll, TEAMS new hires, credentialing, faculty and VA on-call schedule

Gloria D Gordon

Gloria D Gordon

Human Resources Assistant
Phone: (352) 594-4306

Responsible for onboarding HouseStaff, OPS, graduate students, clinical and research post-doctoral associates, faculty leave processing, and payroll processing as well as other administrative support duties.

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Education

Britany D Ratliff

Britany D Ratliff

Residency And Fellowship Coordinator II
Phone: (352) 265-2863

Administrative supervision of all medical education programs. Oversees residency, fellowships, clerkship, and 4th-year student electives.

Casey L Davis

Casey L Davis

Clerkship Coordinator
Phone: (352) 265-5300

Medical education and Professionalism in Medicine CME Programs

Jacqueline D Garcia

Jacqueline D Garcia

Residency And Fellowship Program Assistant
Phone: (352) 265-2862

Residency recruitment and support, training schedule, call and calendar for residents

Taylor Greene

Taylor Greene

Academic Assistant II
Phone: (352) 294-5565

Administrative and student services in online education

Lynda J Kirk

Lynda J Kirk

Administrative Support AST II
Phone: (352) 294-4904

Addiction Medicine Fellowship and Independent Medical Evaluation support.

Education:
  • 2020
    Bachelors of Health Science
    College of Coastal Georgia

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Promotion and Tenure

Martha E Pennock Schaub

Martha E Pennock Schaub

Administrative Specialist II
Phone: (352) 594-4298

Faculty Promotion and Tenure, Faculty Development & Mentoring, Continuing Medical Education Administration and Grand Rounds

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Public Relations and Website

Melinda Fawcett

Melinda Fawcett

Public Relations Specialist I
Phone: (352) 294-4900

Department website content management, video, and photography

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Research-Grants Administration

Nicole Bristow

Nicole Bristow

Research Administrator III
Phone: (352) 294-4963

Oversee research administration and development, including proposal development, submission and awards management to aid faculty as it relates to research

Jackie Tucker

Jackie Tucker

Research Administrator II
Phone: (352) 294-4913

Provides support regarding pre- and post-award management, assisting research faculty with award submission, grant administration, and reporting

Scott R Marshall

Scott R Marshall

Fiscal Assistant II
Phone: (352) 294-4934

Scott assists our research faculty and staff with purchase orders, travel, reimbursements and PCard verification.

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Research Coordinators

Dana M Mason

Dana M Mason

Clinical Research Coordinator II
Phone: (352) 273-8540

Primary coordinator on clinical trials, patient enrollments and start-ups, development and implementation of research studies procedures, research data collection and monitor data results, as well as administrative, research participate, and fiscal support

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Robyn R Nelson

Robyn R Nelson

Clinical Research Manager
Phone: (352) 294-5563

Clinical Research Manager for the Program in Genetics & Epidemiology of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms (PGENeS) Laboratory and the Center for OCD, Anxiety and Related Disorders (COARD).

Research Summary:

Research focusing on OCD, Tourette, Hoarding, Trichotillomania, and Excoriation Disorder.

Robert A Prather

Robert A Prather

Research Coordinator III
Phone: (352) 294-4942

Robert joined the Neurocognitive Laboratory in 2003 after graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Kentucky. He moved with Dr. Nixon and other staff from Lexington to Gainesville in 2006. Robert received a 2017 University of Florida Superior Accomplishment Award. Robert is a member of the Research Society on Alcoholism.

Publications:

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Clinical Support

Kati E Breton

Kati E Breton

Clinical Program Coordinator III
Phone: (352) 265-8844

Department of Health Pediatric Collaborative Care Grant/Contract, UF Health Center for Autism and Neurodevelopment Program, administrative support for child division clinical programs and psychology clinical programing.

Safal Desai

Safal Desai

AST DIR, Health Care Admin
Phone: (352) 265-1891

Overseas revenue cycle management for the Department of Psychiatry. Responsible for major systems review and reporting as related to both revenue cycle management and fiscal management

Mary E M Frey

Mary E M Frey

Mgr ACU Clinic III
Gina A Palladino

Gina A Palladino

Mgr ACU Clinic III
Jason  Pappas

Jason Pappas

Mgr ACU Clinic III

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