Nicole Roberts-Eversley, MPH (MSK)Program Manager (MSK)
Kelsey Schobert, MPH (CCNY)Associate Program Manager (CCNY)
Sheila Fortunato, MS (MSK)Research Education Core MSK Training Director
Gabriela Rebollo (CCNY)Community Outreach & Clinical Research Associate (MSK)
Lakshmi Menon (MSK)Program Coordinator
Nadia Noman (CCNY)Research Education Consultant (CCNY)
Shantel Audain (CCNY)Administrative Assistant
Erica Lubetkin, MD, MPHPCORE Co-Leader
Shelley Anif (MSK)CCNY-MSK Partnership Mgr./ Sr. Financial Manager (MSK)
Nicole Roberts-Eversley, MPH (MSK)
As the Program Manager (MSK), Nicole works closely with the Partnership PIs and handles all administrative and oversight activities for the U54. Alongside the CCNY Program Manager, Nicole maintains day-to-day contact with every aspect of the Partnership, including supervising and coordinating the work of all CCNY and MSK staff working on the Partnership. The Partnership Program Managers ensure that research projects and other internal processes are conducted according to the Partnership’s operating procedures.
Kelsey Schobert, MPH (CCNY)
Kelsey Schobert, MPH, is the Associate Program Manager (CCNY) for the U54 Partnership. She works closely with the Partnership PIs and manages all administrative and financial aspects of the U54. Kelsey collaborates with the MSK Program Manager to supervise and coordinate the work of all CCNY and MSK staff working on the Partnership. The Partnership Program Managers ensure that research projects and other internal processes are conducted according to the Partnership’s operating procedures.
Sheila Fortunato, MS (MSK)
Sheila Fortunato has served as MSK’s Training Director for the U54 CCNY-MSKCC Partnership grant since 2013. She is Program/Community Outreach Manager for the Department of Radiology at MSK. Part of her responsibilities in that role include: managing clinical research training programs within the Department of Radiology. These include: 1) A BCRF-funded international clinical research training program in breast imaging; and 2) An international clinical research postdoctoral training program in oncologic imaging. In addition, she manages Dr Hricak’s community outreach program for high school students: Radiology: Giving Back to NYC.
Since 2012 she has worked with leadership from the Career & Technical Education, Office of Postsecondary Readiness of the New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE) on healthcare outreach programs for high school students. In that role she works with the NYCDOE to improve opportunities for high school students from New York City public high schools. In 2016 she was appointed Member for the Healthcare Industry Commission for Career & Technical Education for the Office of Postsecondary Readiness of the NYCDOE.
Gabriela Rebollo (CCNY)
In concert with the Partnership Community Outreach-Research-Education Core (PCORE), Gabriela develops and maintains relationships with local community agencies and institutions to foster collaborative work between the community and the CCNY/MSKCC Partnership and by coordinating all aspects of the PCORE community-engaged service delivery and research. She serves as a liaison with community agencies to develop and implement PCORE’s robust community outreach and engagement plan for the U54 Partnership, focusing on cancer risk reduction and prevention, screening, follow-up, and navigation into care for at-risk populations in New York City.
Lakshmi Menon (MSK)
As the Program Coordinator, Lakshmi works closely with the Partnership PIs to provide administrative and programmatic support for all Partnership activities. She facilitates communication between institutional faculty and research teams, and coordinates Partnership meetings (IAC, PSC) as well as other partnership programs at MSK and CCNY. She also handles the arranging for reviews for our routine Partnership RFAs and helps prepare the annual progress report.
Nadia Noman (CCNY)
Research Education Consultant (CCNY)
Assist Principal Investigators and training evaluator with yearly progress report for Program Steering Committee meeting. Oversees student recruitment activities and placement for all students. Implement all training programs, including the Partnership Undergraduate Research Training (PURT), Graduate, Post Doc, and Early Stage Investigators Training initiatives of the Training Core. Oversees Administrative staff for Payments and recruitments.
Shantel Audain (CCNY)
As the Administrative Assistant, Shantel works closely with the Partnership team to provide daily administrative support for Partnership activities such as calendar management, agenda preparation, presentations, and other materials for key meetings. They handle contract management submissions, coordination of events, and the organization of annual reports to our stakeholders.
Erica Lubetkin, MD, MPH
Erica Lubetkin is an associate medical professor in the Department of Community Health and Social Medicine at the CUNY School of Medicine. Her background is in neuroscience (B.S), internal medicine (M.D), and public health (M.P.H – Health Policy and Management, Effectiveness, and Outcomes). The majority of her research has examined the performance of patient-reported outcome measures and has a strong track record in measuring health-related quality of life and quantifying the burden of disease due to chronic diseases and health risk behaviors. She also has worked on numerous projects assessing cancer risk beliefs, patient activation, and health literacy in inner city primary care patients. In terms of teaching, she is the course director for Evidence-Based Medicine, a longitudinal first- and second-year medical student course.
Shelley Anif (MSK)
Ms. Anif works alongside Partnership PIs (Drs. Ahles and Gany) and the CCNY-MSK Partnership team. She oversees Partnership operations and works as a business partner to liaise with institutional leadership while providing guidance and advisement on the strategic direction of the Partnership.