Meet the Team

If you’re a journalist looking for information about Mount Sinai or for an expert to interview for a story, our team can help.

Dorie Klissas

Dorie Klissas

Vice President, Marketing and Communications
Mount Sinai Health System
Associate Dean, Marketing and Communications
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Phone: 646-605-5934

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Lucia Lee

Lucia Lee

Senior Media Director
Mount Sinai Health System

Beats: C-Suite/Leadership, Crisis Management

Phone: 646-605-5940

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Matt Kozar

Matt Kozar

Media Director
Mount Sinai Health System

Beats: Neurosurgery, Urology, Surgery, Emergency Medicine, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Phone: 646-605-5995

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Renatt Brodsky

Renatt Brodsky

Media Director
Mount Sinai Health System

Beats: Women’s Health, Women’s Cancer, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Rehabilitation Medicine, Dermatology

Phone: 646-605-5946

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Elizabeth Dowling Steinke

Elizabeth Dowling Steinke

Media Director
Mount Sinai Health System

Beats: Neuroscience, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Pain Management, Transplant

Phone: 646-605-5944

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Marlene Naanes

Marlene Naanes

Assistant Media Director

Beats: Cancer, Oncological Sciences, Oncological Surgery, Radiation Oncology, Thoracic Surgery

Phone: 646-605-7687

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Rachel Zuckerman

Rachel Zuckerman

Associate Media Director

Beats: Cardiology, Psychiatry, Transgender Medicine and Surgery, Pulmonology and Sleep, Pediatrics

Phone: 646-605-7693

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Nicole Hudson

Nicole Hudson

Video Producer

Beats: Infectious Diseases

Phone: 646-605-7678

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Stephanie Sherman

Stephanie Sherman

Public Affairs Assistant
Mount Sinai Health System

Phone: 646-605-5941

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Wendi Chason

Wendi Chason

Director of Communications and Marketing
Mount Sinai Heart

Phone: 646-605-5980

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Ilana Nikravesh

Ilana Nikravesh

Senior Media Relations Specialist

Beats: Orthopedics, ENT, Ophthalmology

Phone: 646-605-5973

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Katie Ullman

Katie Ullman

Communications Associate

Beats: Nephrology

Phone: 646-605-5950

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Justin Gunn

Justin Gunn

Videographer

Phone: 646-605-7690

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