Department of psychiatry-behavioral-sciences


Department Chair

Jonathan E. Alpert M.D., Ph.D. 

Jonathan E. Alpert, MD, PhD

Dorothy and Marty Silverman University Chair
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science
Professor of Psychiatry, of Neuroscience and of Pediatrics

Letter from the Chair 



Tuesday, February 27, 2024 | 12:00 PM
Annual Marie Daly Lecture
Price Center/Block Pavilion, LeFrak Auditorium

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Media Spotlight

WWII-Era Military Sleep Method Could Help Insomniacs Nod Off Quickly, Some Claim: 'Peace and Calm'

Shelby Freedman Harris, Psy.D., says muscle relaxation, deep breathing, keeping a regular sleep schedule, and having a relaxing bedtime routine may help improve sleep quality and quantity. Dr. Harris is clinical associate professor in The Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology and of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Einstein.

(Thursday, Sep 28, 2023)

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