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Debra Braun-Courville

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Pediatrics
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Biography

    Debra Braun-Courville received her undergraduate degree in Human Development and Family Studies from Cornell University in 1997 and her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 2002.  She completed her pediatrics residency training at The New York-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital and adolescent medicine fellowship at the Adolescent Health Center of Mount Sinai.  She is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Adolescent Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and the Program Director for the Adolescent Medicine Fellowship at Mount Sinai.  Dr. Braun-Courville is actively involved in medical education, teaching medical students, residents and fellows at all levels.  She is a member of both the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Society for Adolescent Medicine.  Her clinical interests are in menstrual disorders, contraceptive options for adolescents and common dermatologic problems.  Her research interests include adolescents’ use of media and its impact on youth attitudes and behaviors with a particular focus on the Internet and sexual health.

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Dr. Braun-Courville did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2013 and/or 2014: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website at http://icahn.mssm.edu/about-us/services-and-resources/faculty-resources/handbooks-and-policies/faculty-handbook. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

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