Columbia University Medical Center
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NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital The University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

Fellowship In Schizophrenia Research

This fellowship focuses on research strategies, basic and clinical, related to schizophrenia. Supervised research, training in statistics and research methodology, and didactic seminars on schizophrenia comprise the two to four year program, which is supported by a National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) grant.


There are six positions in the fellowship. Two to three new fellows enter each year. [See Application]

Core Faculty:

Drs. Anissa Abi-Dargham, Peter Balsam, Alan Brown, Gerard Bruder, Carol CatonCheryl CorcoranAndrew Dwork, Susan EssockJay Gingrich, Joseph Gogos, Joshua Gordon, Fred JarskogJonathan Javitch, Dan Javitt, Eric Kandel, Maria Karayiorgou, Christoph Kellendonk, Jeffrey Lieberman, Alice MedaliaHolly MooreStephen RayportClaudia Schmauss, Daphna Shohamy, Scott Stroup, David Sulzer, Ezra Susser.


M.D. preferably with completed psychiatric or neurological residency, or Ph.D. with research experience in this area. U.S. citizen or permanent resident


Jonathan A. Javitch, M.D., Ph.D.
Columbia University
Center for Molecular Recognition
P&S 11-401, Box 7
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 305-7308

Anissa Abi-Dargham, M.D.
NYS Psychiatric Institute
Room Kolb 425 
1051 Riverside Drive
New York, NY  10032
(212) 543-5066


November 30 (For receipt of fully completed applications)


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