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NEI's CME Advisory Board Members

The CME Advisory Board guides and directs NEI's educational activities and CME policies. Our illustrious panel consists of experts in the fields of continuing education, psychiatry, psychopharmacology, and nursing.

Ronnie G. Swift, MD
CHAIR
Ronnie G. Swift, MD
Professor in and Associate Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY, and the Chief of Psychiatry and Associate Medical Director at Metropolitan Hospital Center in New York, NY
Patrick Finley, PharmD
Patrick Finley, PharmD
Professor of clinical psychopharmacology and behavioral health in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy at the University of California, San Francisco School of Pharmacy in San Francisco, CA
Owen Nichols, PsyD, MBA, NHA, CPM, ABPP, ABMP
Owen Nichols, PsyD, MBA, NHA, CPM, ABPP, ABMP
President and CEO of NorthKey Community Care in Covington, KY
Intermittent Surveyor, The Joint Commission
Jacqueline Parochka, EdD
Jacqueline Parochka, EdD, FACEHP
President and CEO of Excellence in Continuing Education, Ltd. in Loves Park, IL
Thomas L. Schwartz, MD
Thomas L. Schwartz, MD
Professor in and Vice Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY
Dawn M. Vanderhoef, PHD
Dawn M. Vanderhoef, PhD, DNP, RN, PMHNP/CNS-BC
Assistant Professor of nursing and Academic Director of the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program at the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing in Nashville, TN
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