Team

Yasmin Hurd, PhD, Director
Director, Center for Addictive Disorders
Mount Sinai Behavioral Health System
Professor of Psychiatry, Neuroscience and Pharmacology & Systems Therapeutics
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Richard Rosenthal, MD
Medical Director, Center for Addictive Disorders
Mount Sinai Behavioral Health System

Christopher Branson, PhD
Mount Sinai St. Luke’s
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Director of Juvenile Justice Programs
The Center for Child Trauma & Resilience

Timothy Brennan, MD
Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai Roosevelt
Addiction Medicine

Faye Chao, MD
Assistant Professor, Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai Roosevelt
Detoxification/Rehabilitation Programs
Associate Program Director, Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship

Urania Clark, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Neuroimaging, HIV and Addiction

Don Des Jarlais, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry and Preventive Medicine
Mount Sinai Beth Israel Director, Division of Epidemiology and Health Service Research

Vilma Gabbay, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Chief of the Pediatric Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program
Adolescent development and substance use disorder

Igor Galynker, MD, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Family Center for Bipolar Disorder
Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Rita Goldstein, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Chief, Brain Imaging Center
Chief, Neuropsychoimaging of Addiction and Related Conditions (NARC) Research
Neuroimaging and addictive disorders

Tom Hildebrandt, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Steroid use disorder

Illiyan Ivanov, MD
Associate Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Medical Director of the Comprehensive Adolescent Rehabilitation and Education services program
Mount Sinai Roosevelt

Nelly Klein, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Co-Chief of NARC Research Program
Neuroimaging addictive disorders and aggression

Daniel Medeiros, MD
Deputy Director, Child Behavioral Health and Science
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai Roosevelt

Anna Maria Oprescu, MPH
Clinical Research Associate, Center for Addictive Disorders
Mount Sinai Behavioral Health System
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Charles Perkel, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Residency and Fellowship Director
Mount Sinai Beth Israel

David C. Perlman, MD
Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine
Associate Chief, Infectious Diseases
Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Paul Rinaldi, PhD
Director, Addiction Treatment Services
Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai Roosevelt

Joseph Ruggiero, PhD
Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Associate Director, Addiction Treatment Services
Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai Roosevelt

Edwin Salsitz, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Medical Director, Division of Chemical Dependency

Michael Scimeca, MD
Associate Clinical Professor of Addiction Psychiatry
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
James J Peters Veterans Administration
Associate Program Director, Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship

Shilpa R. Taufique, PhD
Director, CARES, Child and Family Institute
Director, Education and Training in Child and Adolescent Psychology
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Ruy Tio, MD
Assistant Medical Director
Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program

Contact Us

Mount Sinai Addiction Treatment Services
Phone: 212-256-2623 (Mount Sinai Beth Israel)
Phone: 212-523-6491 (Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai Roosevelt)
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Mount Sinai Clinical Addiction Research
Phone: 212-824-9316
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Meet the Director

Yasmin Hurd, PhD
Director, Center for Addictive Disorders