Administration Group - Pathology and Cell Biology

Our Administration

In addition to serving as the liaison for the department with the administrative offices of NY Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center and School of Physicians and Surgeons (P&S), the central administrative offices of the Department of Pathology and Cell Biology provides general oversight for all department operations.

Office of the Chair

Kevin A. Roth, MD-PhD
Donald W. King, M.D. and Mary Elizabeth King, M.D. Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology
Chair, Department of Pathology and Cell Biology
Pathologist-in-Chief, Columbia University Medical Center

Tel: 212-305-9134

Milan J. Fredricks
Executive Assistant to the Chair
Tel: 212-305-9085

Pathology and Cell Biology Vice Chairs

Steven Spitalnik, MD - Executive Vice Chair; Vice Chair, Laboratory Medicine
Kevin Gardner, MD-PhD - Senior Vice Chair
Glen S. Markowitz, MD - Vice Chair for Anatomic Pathology 
Charles Marboe, MD - Vice Chair, Educational and Professional Development
Richard Vallee, PhD - Director, Division of Cell and Molecular Biology

Administration Top Executives - Pathology and Cell Biology
Pathology Administration Top Executives

Central Administration

Joann Li
Department Administrator, CFO
Tel: 212-305-4595

Budget, Finance, and Procurement

Yasmeen Majoka
Senior Finance Director
Tel: 212-305-4606

Budget and Finance Office

Pathology Budget and Finance
Pathology Budget and Finance








Research & Clinical Procurement
Tel: 212-305-6681 (research);  212-305-1786 (clinical)
Purchase inquiries:
Accounts payable inquiries:
Purchase request website:

Pathology Business Office
Pathology Business Office








Client and Patient Support

Client Outreach Services
Tel: 212-305-2859  | 800-653-8200

Slide Send Out Service

Customer Service
Tel: 800-653-8200

Patient Billing & Compliance
Tel: 646-317-7111 

Clinical Administration

Melissa Carter
Practice Administrator
Tel: 212-305-3066

Pathology Billing and Practice Management
Pathology Billing and Practice Management








Human Resources and Academic Affairs

Human Resources and Academic Affairs Office
Tel: 212-305-7164

Pathology HR Team
Pathology HR Team








Information Technology (IT)

Eric Steinhardt
Director, IT
Tel: 212-305-3216

IT Help Desk
Tel: 212-305-2764

IT Request Website:

Pathology IT Team - Pathology and Cell Biology
Pathology IT Team









Telecommunications Requests:

Website and Online Support
Ping Feng

Research Administration

Rene Peele
Senior Grants Manager​
Tel: 212-305-1513

Research Administration Office
Tel: 212-305-3451

Pathology Grants Administration Team
Pathology Grants Administration Team








Support Services

Pathology Mail Room - PH15W-1593
Mail Room Requests:
Tel: 212-305-7230

Facilities Requests/Issues:

Conference Room Reservations:  Click HERE to go to our conference room page.