Anne Fernandez, MD MBA

Anne Fernandez

Anne Fernandez, MD MBA

Vice President, Behavioral Health and Medical Integration

Anne C. Fernandez, MD, MBA joined CDPHP in December 2012 and currently serves as vice president for behavioral health and medical integration. In this role, Dr. Fernandez directs all clinical aspects of the behavioral health department and assists with providing medical expertise to the plan, as well as integration with other medical services.

Prior to joining CDPHP, Dr. Fernandez was a staff psychiatrist at St. Peter’s Healthcare in Albany where she saw outpatients in St. Peter’s Addiction Recovery Center clinics throughout the Capital District. She also served as an attending psychiatrist for Bassett Health Care System in Cooperstown, New York. Prior to entering medical school, Dr. Fernandez worked in the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Unit and the Finance Unit of the New York State Division of Budget.

Board certified in addiction medicine, psychiatry, and neurology, Dr. Fernandez earned her medical degree from SUNY Stony Brook and is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. She completed her internship at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville and her psychiatric residency at the Hillside Division of Long Island Jewish Medical Center. She also holds an MBA in Health Systems Administration from Union College; a Masters in Science and Technology Studies (STS) from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; and a bachelor’s degree in biology from Vassar College.