JEFFREY ALAN LIEBERMAN, M.D.

 

CURRENT POSITION

Chairman, Department of Psychiatry

College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University

Director, New York State Psychiatric Institute

Psychiatrist-in-Chief, Columbia University Medical Center of the New York-Presbyterian Hospital

 

EDUCATION

B.S. 1970 Miami University (Ohio)

M.D. 1975 George Washington University Medicine

 

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING

1975-1979 Internship and Residency St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of New York, New York Medical College

1979-1980 Research Fellowship, Bronx Psychiatric Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2005-Present Psychiatrist-in-Chief, New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center

2005-Present Executive Director, New York State Psychiatric Institute

2005-Present Chairman, Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University

1996-2005 Vice Chairman for Scientific Affairs Dept of Psychiatry and Director, Mental Health and Neuroscience Clinical Research Center University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Director Division of Clinical Research, Dorothea Dix Hospital, Raleigh, NC

1993-1996 Medical Staff of the Clinical Research Center, Medical Department, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY

1988-1996 Director of Research, Hillside Hospital division of Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Glen Oaks, N.Y.

1986-1996 Co-Director Mental Health Clinical Research Center, Hillside Hospital division of Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Glen Oaks, N.Y.

1982-1985 Research Psychiatrist, Hillside Hospital division of Long Island Jewish Medical Center, State University of New York School of Medicine, Glen Oaks, N.Y.

1980-1982 Director of Day Hospital Programs, Ambulatory Psychiatry Service. Mount Sinai Medical Center, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York, N.Y.

 

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

2005-Present Lawrence C. Kolb Professor and Chairman of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

2005-Present Lieber Professor of Schizophrenia Research in Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

2005-Present Adjunct Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, School of Medicine

1998- Present Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry and Radiology, Duke University School of Medicine

1996-2005 Thad and Alice Eure Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry, Pharmacology and Radiology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

1994-1996 Professor of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, N.Y.

1992-1996 Professor of Psychiatry, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, N.Y.

1989-1992 Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, N.Y.

1986-1989 Associate Professor of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, N.Y.

1983-1986 Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, N.Y.

1980-1982 Instructor of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, City University of New York, N.Y.

 

BOARD STATUS

National Board of Medical Examiners, 1975

Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1979

 

TYPE OF PRACTICE

Psychopharmacology and Neuropsychiatry

 

LICENSURE STATUS

2005-Present, New York State

1996-2005, North Carolina

1975-1996, New York State

 

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives (DABI)

American College of Psychiatrists, Fellow

American Association for the Advancement of Science, Fellow

American College of Neuropsychopharmacology, Fellow

American Psychiatric Association, Distinguished Fellow

American Psychopathological Association, Fellow

Collegium Internationale NeuroPsychopharmacologicum (C.I.N.P.)

Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences

New York Academy of Science

Society for Biological Psychiatry

Society for Neuroscience

 

LEADERSHIP POSITIONS IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

2012-2014 President, American Psychiatric Association (APA)

2013-2014 President, American Psychopathological Association (APPA)

2010-2013 Board of Directors, American Psychiatric Foundation, APA

2010-2011 Vice-President, Collegium Internationale NeuroPsychopharmacologicum (C.I.N.P.)

2008-Present Council, Collegium Internationale NeuroPsychopharmacologicum (C.I.N.P.)

2003-2005 President, Society of Biological Psychiatry

2003-Present Scientific Council, Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

2002-2010 Vice-President, North America, International Early Psychosis Association

2000-2004 Chair of the Human Subjects Research Council Workgroup of the National Advisory Mental Health Council to the NIMH

2000-2004 NIMH, National Advisory Mental Health Council

1999-2001 Chair of the American Psychiatric Association Task Force on Ethics in Psychiatric Research

1999-2001 Executive Council, American College of Neuropsychopharmacology

1998-2000 Chair of National Institute of Mental Health Data and Safety Monitoring Board

1998-2000 Planning Board for the Surgeon General’s Report on Mental Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

1988-1994 Psychopharmacologic Drugs Advisory Committee, United States Food and Drug Administration

 

EDITORIAL BOARDS

2016-Present Editorial Board New England Journal of Medicine

2005-2013 Editorial Board American Journal of Psychiatry

2005-Present Editorial Board Current Psychiatry Reviews

2004-2012 Editorial Board Neuropsychopharmacology

2003-Present Editorial Board Journal of Psychiatric Research

2001-Present Editorial Board Current Opinion in Psychiatry

1999-Present Editorial Board Schizophrenia Research

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

2017 Distinguished Service Award, American Psychiatric Association (APA)

2016 Jeffrey Lieberman Professorship in Neuroscience established at the George Washington University School of Medicine

2016 Julius Axelrod Award for Mentorship, American College of Neuropsychopharmacology

2012 Ed Hornick Award, New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM)

2011 Scientific Research Award, National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

2011 C. Charles Burlingame Award, The Institute of Living, Hartford Hospital

2007 Adolph Meyer Award, American Psychiatric Association

2007 The George Washington University’s Distinguished Alumni Scholar Award, Washington, DC

2006 Eugene A. Hargrove Mental Health Research Award, North Carolina Foundation for Mental Health Research, Inc., North Carolina Psychiatric Association, NCPA

2006 Lieber Prize for Schizophrenia Research, NARSAD

2003-Present Best Doctors in America ®

2002 Lilly Neuroscience Award, The Collegium Internationale Neuro-Psychopharmacologicum

2000 Stanley Dean Award, Schizophrenia Research, American College of Psychiatry

2000 Ziskind-Somerfield Award, Society of Biological Psychiatry

2000 Kempf Fund Award, Research in Psychobiological Psychiatry, American Psychiatric Association

1998 Gralnick Award, Schizophrenia Research, National Association of Private Psychiatric Hospitals

1998 Edward A. Strecker Award for Psychiatric Research, University of Pennsylvania Hospital

1998 American Psychiatric Association Research Award

1997-Present Exemplary Psychiatrist, National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, NAMI

1996-2005 Thad & Alice Eure Award, Distinguished Professor in Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine

1994 Kempf Fund Award, Research in Psychobiological Psychiatry, American Psychiatric Association

1993 Presidential Award, Research, National Association of Psychiatric Health Systems

1992 Gralnick Award, Schizophrenia Research, National Association of Private Psychiatric Hospitals

 

MAJOR RESEARCH INTERESTS:

1. Neurobiology of schizophrenia and related psychotic disorders.

2. Psychopharmacology of schizophrenia and related psychotic disorders.

3. Translational neuroscience of mental disorders.

4. Development of biomarkers and diagnostic measures for mental disorders.