Faculty and Staff

  Bedford VA/UMass Team Members


David Smelson, PsyD (Director, Bedford Node & Vice Chair for Clinical Research UMass Dept. of Psychiatry)

Anthony Love (Director, Veterans Program Office)

Gerardo Gonzalez, MD (Director, UMass Division of Addiction Psychiatry)

Douglas Ziedonis, MD, MPH (Chairman & Professor, UMass Dept. of Psychiatry)

Leon Sawh, MPH (Project Coordinator/Research Project Director - Bedford Node)

Marsha Langer Ellison, PhD (Peer Support, Investigator, Supported Employment/Supported Education)

Stephanie Rodrigues, PhD (Investigator, Anti-Stigma Research)

Rich Fletcher, PhD (Investigator, Technology Development)

Lisa Fortuna, MD, MPH (Investigator, Technology Development)

Gregory DiGirolamo, PhD (Investigator, Cognitive Neuroscience)

Elizabeth Aaker Orvek, MS (Research Project Director, Criminal Justice Projects)

Julianne Siegfriedt, MA (Research Coordinator)

Kathryn O’Connor, BA (Research Assistant)

Stephanie Singer, BA (Research Assistant)

Emily Munoz (Program Support Assistant)