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


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

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Media Spotlight

Less Snacking, More Satisfaction: Some Foods Boost Levels of an Ozempic-Like Hormone

Gary Schwartz, Ph.D., describes how GLP-1, a hormone that is released during digestion, acts to stimulate insulin and slow how quickly food moves through the stomach into the intestine. Dr. Schwartz is professor of medicine and of psychiatry and behavioral sciences and in the Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience at Einstein.

(Monday, Oct 30, 2023)

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