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Carol R Horowitz, MD

Primary Care

    • Positions
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Population Health Science and Policy
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medicine, General Internal Medicine
    • Specialties
    • Primary Care
    • Internal Medicine
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Phone
    • General Medicine Associates 212-659-8551


Carol R. Horowitz, MD, MPH, is Associate Professor of Health Policy and Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and a practicing general internist. With a focus on using Community-Based Participatory Research to address health disparities, she is the Principal Investigator of several NIH funded community-based interventions. She co-founded the Center for Health Equity and Community-Engaged Research, and directs of the East Harlem Partnership for Diabetes Prevention, and the Community Engagement and Research Core for Mount Sinai’s Institutes for Clinical and Translational Sciences. She has implemented numerous community-based health improvement interventions, and mentors students, residents and faculty interested in addressing disparities and partnering with communities on research to improve local health and influence policy. She has an MD from Cornell University, and received an MPH from University of Washington as a Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar.

Clinical Focus

  • Internal Medicine

Multi-Disciplinary Training Areas

Clinical Research Education Program [CLR], Public Health [PH]


MD, Cornell University Medical College
MPH, University of Washington (Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program)

Residency, Internal Medicine
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine
Albert Einstein College Hospital