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

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Monday, May 6, 2024 | 9:00 AM
ICOCS-OCRN 2024 Meeting: Next Generation Treatments for Obsessive Compulsive and Related Disorders
Price Center/Block Pavilion, LeFrak Auditorium

Thursday, May 16, 2024 | 1:00 PM
2024 PRIME Research Day
Price Center/Block Pavilion, LeFrak Auditorium

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Media Spotlight

9 Conditions That Mimic Depression But Aren't

Jonathan Alpert, M.D., Ph.D., says a range of factors, including certain medical conditions, medications, and prolonged grief, can cause depression-like symptoms. Dr. Alpert is chair and professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Einstein and Montefiore.

(Wednesday, Jan 24, 2024)

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