This storytelling project celebrates and gives voice to medical professionals and others providing essential services in the face of the COVID-19 crisis. These Vassar alumnae/i, students and parents have contributed their first-hand accounts, and we invite you to share your experience.
Dr. Seiji Hayashi
Dr. Seiji Hayashi is the Chief Transformation Officer and Medical Director at Mary’s Center, a community health center that provides primary health care, family literacy and social services to anyone regardless of their ability to pay. He is an experienced leader in primary care, quality improvement and health policy at the local and national levels.
Dr. Gabrielle Shapiro is an Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Health Systems. She is a Board Certified Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist and has been in practice for more than 20 years.