APPA 2022-2023 Council


Dost Öngür, MD, PhD (McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School)


Roberto Lewis-Fernandez, MD (Columbia/NYS Psychiatric Institute)

Vice President

Stephen E. Gilman, ScD (Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Development)

Past President

Kathleen Merikangas, PhD* (National Institute of Mental Health)


William S. Stone, PhD (Harvard Medical School)


John M. de Figueiredo, MD, ScD (Yale School of Medicine)

Membership Chair

Helen Wilson, PhD (Stanford University) (Chair)


Cristiane Duarte (Columbia University)

Susan L. Santangelo, ScD (Maine Medical Center)

Nehal P. Vadhan, PhD (Northwell Health)

Anna Van Meter, PhD (NYU School of Medicine) (Membership Chair Elect)

*This individual is serving in their personal capacity and does not represent the National Institute.