Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Fellowship

Salary and Benefits

PGY V salary for the 2022-23 academic year will be $80,000. As employees of Montefiore Medical Center, fellows received a generous benefit package, including a choice of health insurance plans, four weeks vacation, and paid holidays.

In addition to 4 weeks of vacation annually, fellows may attend 5 days of conference meetings.

Montefiore provides medical coverage to help you pay for most types of health care expenses that you and your eligible family members may incur. Your medical choices cover a variety of medical services and supplies in and out of the hospital. For comprehensive and up to date information about the benefit options at Montefiore, please contact the Benefits Office at (718) 405-4670.

Program Requirements

Individuals accepted into the Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry training program must have satisfactorily completed an ACGME-accredited American or Canadian residency in psychiatry. Applicants applying for the Child Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Fellowship must have completed Child Psychiatry training in addition to meeting the requirements above. If not US residents, applicants must have a J1 or H1 visa.

The complete application packet includes the following submitted by September 30 to Dr. Rubiahna Vaughn:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Completed Common Application Form provided by the Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
  • Three letters of reference including letter from residency Training Director
  • Personal Statement
  • Medical and/or graduate school transcripts
  • Copy of state licensure
  • USMLE status
  • Notarized copy of ECFMG certificate, where applicable
  • Visa status

These documents should be sent as a single PDF to Dr. Rubiahna Vaughn ( All qualified applicants will be invited for an interview with the program director and faculty.

Interviews begin in October and usually finish by mid-November. This year all interviews will be conducted virtually.

Those interested in being considered for the Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Fellowship should contact:

Rubiahna Vaughn, MD, MPH
Program Director – Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Fellowship
Director of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, Jack D. Weiler Hospital, Einstein Campus
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Jack D. Weiler Hospital of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Room 2S-6

1825 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461
Telephone: 718-904-3161
Fax: 718-904-2178

Upcoming Events

50th Annual Leadership Conference

Date: June 2 - 4, 2023

Brochure 2023

CRLC Registration Form 2023