Department of Psychiatry Behavioral Sciences



Jonathan E. Alpert, Ph.D., M.D. 
Dorothy and Marty Silverman Chair in Psychiatry
Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Tina Bonanno
Executive Assistant
Phone: 718.430.2730
Fax: 718.430.8723 




Marina Vasilyeva, CRA
Director of Grants and Program Development
Psychiatry Research Institute of Montefiore Einstein (PRIME)
Tel: 718-839-7513  

Salimah Velji, MBA MPH
Unified Executive Administrator 


Upcoming Events

50th Annual Leadership Conference

Date: June 2 - 4, 2023

Brochure 2023

CRLC Registration Form 2023


Thursday, June 27, 2024 | 3:30 PM
The annual Dr. Shoshanah Trachtenberg Frackman Lecture
Zoom:, via Zoom

Wednesday, September 25, 2024 | 4:30 PM
Presidential Lecture
Robbins Auditorium,

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Media Spotlight

How Can Hospitals Boost Cancer Screening Rates? Researchers Report That An AI Helped

Alyson Moadel-Robblee, Ph.D., explains how an artificial intelligence tool helped double the colonoscopy completion rate for patients who had missed or canceled their colonoscopy screening appointments. Dr. Moadel-Robblee is professor of epidemiology & population health, of medicine, of radiation oncology, and of psychiatry & behavioral sciences at Einstein and deputy director of community engagement and cancer health equity at Montefiore Einstein Comprehensive Cancer Center.

(Saturday, Jun 01, 2024)

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