Pancreas Expert Team

Pancreas Center Team

The Pancreas Center team is comprised of expert physicians, scientists, and support staff committed to championing your health. This multi-disciplinary team meets weekly to discuss each patient's case and to collaborate in designing a customized clinical plan which best suits the needs of each patient.

To learn more about the members of the Pancreas Center team, click on their names below. If you would like to make an appointment to see one of our specialists, you can request an appointment online by clicking here or call the Pancreas Center coordinator at 212.305.9467.

To learn more about ongoing clinical research so that every willing and eligible patient can be enrolled on a clinical trial please contact the Clinical Research Navigator at 212.305.0452. The role of the navigator will be to facilitate and augment patient recruitment to clinical trials, and to facilitate and enhance the delivery of clinical trials for review, and to work with physicians to obtain needed samples prior to enrollment.

Pancreas Center Coordinators

Psiquis Gonzalez
Phone: 212.305.9467
Fax: 212.305.1571

Clinica Research Trials

Vilma Rosario
Phone: 212.305.6033

Administrative Director

Francine Castillo, MS
Phone: 212.342.3677

Pancreas Surgery

John Chabot, MD
Phone: 212.305.9468
Fax: 212.304.5656

James Lee, MD
Phone: 212.305.0444
Fax: 212.305.0445

Michael D. Kluger, MD, MPH
Phone: 212.305.6514
Fax: 212.342.4453

Beth Schrope, MD, PhD
Phone: 212.305.9441
Fax: 212.342.1318

Gastroenterology and GI Endoscopy

Tamas A. Gonda, MD
Phone: 212.342.5724
Fax: 212.305.1081

Frank G. Gress, MD
Phone: 212.305.1909; 646.317.0492
Fax: 212.305.1081

Charles Lightdale, MD
Phone: 212.305.3423
Fax: 212.305.5576

John Poneros, MD
Phone: 212.342.1546
Fax: 212.305.1081

Amrita Sethi, MD
Phone: 212.342.1548
Fax: 212.305.1081

Genetics, Prevention and GI Cancers

Fay Kastrinos, MD
Phone: 212.305.9337
Fax: 212.305.5576

Basic Science Research

Kenneth P. Olive, PhD
Phone: 212.851.4678
Fax: 212.851.4660

Gloria Huei-Ting Su, PhD
Phone: 212.851.4624
Fax: 212.851.4627

Timothy C. Wang, MD
Phone: 212.851.4581
Fax: 212.305.5576

Kazuki Sugahara, MD

Medical Oncology

Susan E. Bates, MD
New Patient: 212.305.5098
Office: 212.305.9422
Fax: 212.305.6891

Tito A. Fojo, MD, PhD
New Patient: 212.305.5098
Office: 212.305.9422
Fax: 212.305.6891

Gulam A. Manji, MD, PhD
New Patient: 212.305.5098
Office: 212.305.0592
Fax: 212.305.6762

Yvonne Saenger, MD
New Patient: 212.305.5098
Phone: 646.317.6313
Fax: 212.305.0178

Psychosocial Oncology

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Psychiatry Referral Line
Phone: 212.305.6001

Ian Sadler, PhD
New Patient: 212.305.6001
Phone: 212.305.9758


Helen Remotti, MD
Phone: 212.305.6719
Fax: 212.305.2301

Antonia R. Sepulveda, MD, PhD
Phone: 212.305.3623
Fax: 212.305.2301


Jeanine Genkinger, PhD
Phone: 212.342.0410
Fax: 212.342.5170


Elizabeth M. Hecht, MD
Phone: 212.305.6510

Jeffrey H. Newhouse, MD
Phone: 212.305.7898

Clinical Coordinators

  • Allison Coyle, NP
  • Franklin Dwyer, PA
  • Donald Garmon, NP
  • Pegah Gheitani, PA
  • Gabriela Harrington, RN
  • Patti Horton, NP
  • Claudine Kipp, PA
  • Shantal Martin, RN
  • Serena Williams-Torres, RN

Clinical Nutritionist

Pancreatic Cancer Support Group

E. Angela Heller, LMSW
Phone: 212.305.2347
Fax: 212.305.4635

Pain Management and Supportive Care

Craig Blinderman, MD, MA
Phone: 212.305.7114
Fax: 646.317.6306