Mental Health Work Group Co-Leads:

  • Eva Ihle, M.D. Ph.D. (UCSF Child and Adolescent Psychiatry)
  • Khyati Brahmbhatt, M.D. (UCSF Child and Adolescent Psychiatry)

Mental Health Work Group Members:

  • Emily von Scheven, M.D., M.A.S. (UCSF Pediatric Rheumatology)
  • Camryn Barker (Patient Advocate)
  • Cristina Benki, PhD (UCSF IP3) 
  • Addison Cuneo, M.D. (UCSF Pediatric Gastroenterology)
  • Mariel Dela Paz, MSW (UCSF Pediatric Rheumatology)
  • Elizabeth Epstein (UCSF Oakland Family Advisory Council)
  • Kristin Flores, LCSW 
  • Sarah Forsberg, PsyD (Psychiatry)
  • Bekah Hale (Parent Advocate)
  • Rachel Hale (Patient Advocate)
  • Caroline Hill, LCSW (UCSF Pediatric Rheumatology)
  • Rosa Kelekian (Patient Advocate)
  • Brian Lafosky, NP (UCSF Psychiatry)
  • Erica Lawson, MD (UCSF Pediatric Rheumatology)
  • Efrat Lelkes, MD (UCSF IP3)
  • Mary Lesh, NP (UCSF Pediatric Hematology)
  • Shannon Lundy, PhD (UCSF Child Neurology)
  • Karina Marini-Lieben, LCSW (UCSF Craniofacial Center & Plastic Surgery)
  • Kathryn Margolis, PhD (ZSGH Trauma Center)
  • Caitlin McNamara (UCSF Child-Life Specialist)
  • Nancy Netherland (Parent Advocate)
  • Laura Quill, PNP (UCSF Pediatric Hematology)
  • Alexandra Ross, PhD (UCSF Pediatric Brain Center)
  • Eileen Stephens (UCSF Oakland Family Advisory Council)
  • Nancy Cushen White, Ed.D. (UCSF Psychiatry)
  • Amy Whittle, MD (ZSFGH Pediatrics)
  • Sofia Verstraete, MD (UCSF Pediatric Gasteroenterology) 
  • Amanda Wagstaff, PhD (ZSFGH Pediatrics)
  • Janece Williams