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  • Shireen Cama, MD
    Shireen Cama, MD

    Interim Training Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship
    Psychiatrist, Child & Adolescent Mental Health Integration

    Dr. Cama graduated from Yale University with a BA in Economics. She attended Harvard Medical School before completing a pediatrics residency at the University of California, San Francisco. She completed both her adult psychiatry residency as well as her child & adolescent psychiatry fellowship at the Cambridge Health Alliance. She was a past Congressional Hunger Fellow and a Laughlin Fellow of the American College of Psychiatrists.

    Dr. Cama’s current academic interests include primary care-mental health integration, cultural psychiatry, addressing social determinants of health, and infant mental health. She has published in peer-reviewed journals about access to pediatric mental health care and mental health in medically fragile populations. She has taught medical students, psychiatry and pediatric residents, and child psychiatry fellows on topics related to maternal and child mental health, child development and attachment, and cultural psychiatry.

    In July 2018, she assumed the role of Associate Training Director for Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and has been working as an integrated child/adolescent psychiatrist in pediatric primarycare. She is currently a participant in CHA’s Gold Innovation Fellowship Program.

    Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

  • Scott Yapo, MD

    Interim Associate Training Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship
    Attending, CHA Neurodevelopmental Clinic

    Dr. Yapo is a graduate of the University of Michigan and Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine. He completed both his adult psychiatry residency and his child & adolescent fellowship at Cambridge Health Alliance. He currently works in our Neurodevelopmental Clinic, an outpatient psychiatry evaluation, consultation, and treatment clinic for children and adolescents with neurodevelopmental disorders.  His current clinical/academic interests include autism spectrum disorder, psychodynamic psychotherapy, and emergency psychiatry. He has supervised and taught medical students, residents, and fellows in psychotherapy, psychopharmacology, emergency psychiatry, and child development. Dr. Yapo has sought additional training at the Boston Psychoanalytic Society Institute and is a current fellow of the Harvard Macy Institute’s Program for Educators in Health Professions.  Dr. Yapo assumed the role of interim Associate Training Director in December 2020. 

    Pronouns: He/Him/His

  • Roopali Bhargava, BA

    Training Program Administrator, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship

    Roopali Bhargava graduated from McGill University with a degree in Psychology. She joined CHA in December 2012 bringing with her many years of experience in program/project management and administration. Roopali’s recent positions include Global Operations Manager at an international nonprofit educational organization and Regional Program Director for Earthwatch Institute. In addition to being the Administrator for the training program she is also the administrative coordinator for the Child Psychiatry Division leadership team at Cambridge Health Alliance.

    Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

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