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Jacob M Appel, MD, MS, MPH Email Jacob Appel

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    • Positions
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Psychiatry
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medical Education
    • Specialty
    • Psychiatry
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai Queens
    • Mount Sinai Brooklyn
    • Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Jacob M. Appel MD JD MPH is Director of Ethics Education in Psychiatry and Assistant Director of the Academy for Medicine & the Humanities at the Icahn School of Medicine, and an emergency room psychiatrist in the Mount Sinai Health System.  He is the author of nineteen books of fiction, nonfiction and poetry, including a compendium of ethical conundrums drawn from medicine and healthcare (Who Says You're Dead?)  He is co-chair of the Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry's Committee on Law & Psychiatry and a judge for the National Book Critics Circle Awards


Psychiatry & Neurology
Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


MD, Columbia University

MPH, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount SInai

Residency, Clinical Psychiatry
Mount Sinai Hospital

Fellowship, Psychosomatic Med
Mount Sinai Hospital