2019 Career & Practice Fair Vendor Information & Contacts

On October 17, the MPS hosted a career and practice networking event for Maryland psychiatrists at the Crown Plaza in Baltimore. The evening’s vendors offered helpful career and practice information.  Below is a listing with contact information:


Cowork Medical An Alternative to Running a Physician Practice. It’s no secret that managing a physician practice can be challenging in terms of administrative burdens, recruiting and retaining staff, infrastructure and technology.  Cowork Medical allows physicians of any specialty to start or expand their practice by providing them with personalized access to resources including space, staffing, and administrative support.  With our first Cowork medical office location at 5550 Friendship Blvd., Chevy Chase, MD, we offer physicians the flexibility to customize the use of our turnkey clinical space to the needs of their growing practice. Cowork Medical enables physicians to pay only for the space and resources they require, without long-term leases.  Take a look to see how we might help you solve your practice startup and expansion needs! www.coworkmedical.org

Contact Information:

Susanne Talebian
Director of Operations
Chevy Chase Physicians Office
5550 Friendship Blvd, Ste 360
Chevy Chase, MD  20815
Cell: 301-310-5646
Phone: 240-341-1290
Fax: 240-341-1292


Centurion contracts with state and local governments nationwide to provide comprehensive healthcare services to correctional facilities, state hospitals, and other community settings. Our dedication to making a difference and our passionate team of the best and the brightest healthcare employees has made us one of the leaders of the correctional health industry. We are proud to be the provider of mental health services to the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services. Whether you are driven by purpose and impact or on a journey of professional growth, our opportunities can offer both.

Contact Information:

Jane Dierberger
Physician Recruiter
Direct: 844-477-6420
Mobile: 414-534-0808
Fax: 414-386-8270

Haley Childress
Recruiting Operations Associate
Direct: 571-762-4731
Mobile: 931-335-1170
Fax: 571-406-2155


Greenbrook TMS NeuroHealth Centers is a leading provider of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (“TMS”), an FDA-cleared, non-invasive therapy for the treatment of Major Depressive Disorder and other mental health disorders, in the United States. TMS therapy provides local electromagnetic stimulation to specific brain regions known to be directly associated with mood regulation. Greenbrook has provided more than 285,000 TMS treatments to over 8,000 patients struggling with depression.

Contact Information:

Wendy Boag
Linda Menash-Etsi
Phone: 571-265-9365


Health Care for the Homeless works to prevent and end homelessness for vulnerable individuals and families by providing quality, integrated health care and promoting access to affordable housing and sustainable incomes through direct service, advocacy and community engagement.

Contact Information

Tria Lee
Human Resources Manager
Office: 443-703-1402
Fax: 443-703-1150


Kennedy Krieger Institute located in Baltimore, MD is an internationally recognized institution dedicated to improving the lives of children and young adults with pediatric developmental disabilities and disorders of the brain, spinal cord and musculoskeletal system, through patient care, special education, research, and professional training.

Contact Information:

Tina M. Schmitt, SHRM-SCP, CHCR, PHR
Office: (443)923-5815
Fax: 443. 923.5805
Jocelyn McCarty, SHRM
Office: 443. 923.5821
Fax: 443. 923.5805


Key Point Health Services, Inc., is a CARF Accredited 501(c)(3) non-profit mental health organization located in Maryland. For over 35 years we have provided behavioral healthcare to underprivileged children, lower income families, the homeless, the elderly, and individuals who are on state funded assistance and/or Medicare in Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Cecil County, and Harford County. We provide community based and school-based counseling and support for children and families. Residential and Day program services for adults with severe and persistent mental illnesses such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, as well as Child PRP services. We also provide community outreach to persons with severe mental illness, supporting them in their homes so they may remain a vital and active part of their community.

Contact Information:

Cindy L Lewis SHRM-CP
Human Resources Director
Administrative Offices: 443-625-1590


Maryland Disability Determination Services (DDS) is a State agency within the Division of Rehabilitation Services under the Maryland State Department of Education.  The Social Security Administration (SSA), contracts with State agencies to administer the disability portion of their program.  Using SSA regulations, our agency adjudicates Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income claims.  The DDS is responsible for developing medical evidence and making the medical determination for SSA.  How can you assist this process?

  1. We have agreements with psychiatrists in the community to perform consultative exams
  2. We rely on your medical record of evidence for your patients who apply for disability
  3. We hire in house psychiatrists to assist in the medical review process
    1. We are currently hiring 2 part-time in-house psychiatry positions
    2. We offer a generous benefit package with annual, personal, sick and holiday leave, medical, pension and several other benefits

For information about employment, please visit: https://jobapscloud.com/MD/, and search Physician Program Specialist in Baltimore County.

Contact Information:

Carla Sarno, M.D.
Chief Psychiatric Consultant
Phone: 410-308-4369

Caroline Mason
Medical Relations Director
Phone: 410-308-4336


Maryland State Retirement and Pension System is charged with the fiduciary responsibility of providing the retirement and pension allowances of more than 160,000 retirees and beneficiaries, as well as the future benefits for more than 244,000 active and former members. These groups include state government employees, teachers, law enforcement personnel, legislators, judges and local government employees and firefighters whose employers have elected to participate in the $54.1 billion system. In addition to service retirement benefits, the MSRPS provides important disability coverage if a serious illness or injury permanently incapacitates a member from performing his or her job duties. The Maryland State Retirement Agency administers these benefits.

Contact Information:

Maryland State Retirement and Pension System
120 East Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21202‑6700
Charlene Cook: (410)625-5519
Michel Bagwell: 410)625-5527


Therapeutic Connections is an Outpatient Mental Health Clinic (OMHC) located in Howard County Maryland.  We provide in home/office therapy to youth, adolescents, and adults.  In addition, we operate a Psychiatric Rehabilitation Program (PRP,) as well as provide Therapeutic Behavioral Services (TBS) in the home and school system.  We are accredited through the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).  The program is known and well respected within the Howard County provider community.  We have been in operation since 2014.

Contact Information:

Michael H. Allen, MSW, CEO
Therapeutic Connections, LLC
2850 North Ridge Road Suite 210
Ellicott City, Maryland 21043
Phone:(410) 961-8423
Office:(410) 203-1649
Fax:(443) 288-4676


Professional Risk Management Services (PRMS) manages The Psychiatrists’ Program®, a full-service medical professional liability insurance program for behavioral healthcare providers unparalleled in its risk management expertise, aggressive defense strategies, and specialized policy.  License defense coverage up to $150,000.* Telepsychiatry and forensic coverage included at no cost.  Discounts up to 80%.  *May vary by state.

Contact Information:

(800) 245-3333


Sunovion Pharmaceuticals: At Sunovion, patients are at the center of everything we do. We are creating innovative psychiatric, neurological and respiratory therapies that help transform people’s lives, while at the same time we are playing an increasingly active role in the future of global health.

Contact Information:

Mike Peele
Cell: 302-437-4463

Steve Nodar
Cell: 443-794-9679


University of Maryland Department of Psychiatry is one of the largest collaborative teams on campus, and includes competitively funded researchers, top-tier clinicians, and closely-knit educators. We are within the heart of Baltimore City and are a key player in west Baltimore. Our prime location provides us with direct access to our community for impactful, hands-on research and patient care. We educate state leaders and provide cutting-edge program evaluations to the state.

Contact Information:

110 South Paca Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: (410) 328-6738
Jill RachBeisel, M.D.
Interim Department Chair
Phone: (410) 328-5161

University of Maryland Medical System HRConnections Service Center
Phone: 1-855-486-6747