Honors and Awards

2011-2012 (in process)

Benjamin Angarita, MD
APA/SAMHSA Minority Fellowship

Jacob Appel, MD, JD
New Millennium Writings Award for Fiction
Rappeport Fellowship from AAPL

Kyle Lapidus, MD, PhD
Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators

Mercedes Perez-Rodriguez, MD, PhD
Career Development Institute for Psychiatry Participant

Panos Roussos, MD, PhD
APA Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators
Society of Biological Psychiatry's 2012 Domestic Travel Fellowship Award
New York State Psychiatric Association Resident Research Award, First Place

Laili Soleimani, MD, MSc
Geriatric Mental Health Foundation (GMHF) Honors Scholar

Caitlin Stork, MD
Laughlin Fellowship, American College of Psychiatrists

Le-Ben Wan, MD, PhD
NIMH Outstanding Resident Award

Hiwot Woldu, MD
AADPRT Ginsberg fellowship  

2010-2011

Benjamin Angarita, MD
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Educational Outreach Award
MSSM Graduate Medical Education Grant

Jacob Appel, MD, JD
Best American Play with Regional Premiere
BigThink Ethics Fellowship
Elly Award (Best California Play)
GAP (Group for the Advacement of Psychiatry) Fellowship
Hidden River Arts Playwriting Award
McGinnis-Ritchie Award for Fiction (Southern Methodist Univerity)
Shortlisted for Best American Essays
Shortlisted for Best American Mystery Stories
Walker Percy / New Orleans Review Fiction Prize
William Faulkner Award for the Literary Essay

Joseph Cerimele, MD
Editor-in-chief award, American Journal of Psychiatry Residents’ Journal

Kyle Lapidus, MD, PhD
Career Development Institute for Bipolar Disorder
Graduate Medical Education Travel Award
NIMH Outstanding Resident Award
APA Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators
Invited to attend the NIMH sponsored Brain Camp III
APIRE Janssen Resident Psychiatric Research Scholars Program

Sanjay Patel, MD
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Educational Outreach Award

Mercedes Perez-Rodriguez, MD, PhD
APA Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators
AADPRT Pre-meeting Scholarship Award
Laughlin Fellowship, American College of Psychiatrists
APA New York County District Branch Resident Research Honorable Mention
American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP) Travel Award
Travel Award, Critical Research Issues in Latino Mental Health Conference
New York State Psychiatric Association Annual Scientific Paper Contest, 1st Prize

Laili Soleimani, MD, MSc
APA Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators

Caitlin Stork, MD
Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award

2009-2010

Roy Bachar, MD
Fellowship in Psychoanalysis, New York Psychoanalytic Institute

Sharon Batista, MD
Janssen/APIRE fellowship

Joanna Gedzior-Castillo, MD
Travel Award, Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society conference
Travel Award, American Group Psychotherapy Association conference

Yelena Kalitenko, MD
MSSM medical student teaching award
Travel award, American Psychosomatic Society

Kyle Lapidus, MD, PhD
Fellowship for Workshop on Clinical Trials in Psychopharmacology, ASCP
APA Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators

Teresa Lim, MD
The Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award
Medical Student Teaching Award, Icahn School of Medicine

Mariana Markella, MD
Excellence in Patient Care Award, Mount Sinai Hospital

James Murrough, MD
Fellowship for Workshop on Clinical Trials in Psychopharmacology, ASCP
NARSAD Young Investigator Award
Laughlin Fellow, American College of Psychiatrists
New York State Psychiatric Association Resident Research Award, First Place

Mercedes Perez-Rodriguez, MD, PhD
Travel Award to attend the APA/SOBP meetings
AADPRT International Medical Graduate (IMG) Fellowship Award
APA New York County District Branch Resident Research Award
Poster selected 30 Top Posters, Society of Biological Psychiatry's Annual Meeting

Luis Ripoll, MD
American Psychoanalytic Association Fellow

Anna Rosen, MD
Psychoanalytic Fellowship, Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research

Panagiotis Roussos, MD, PhD
NIMH Outstanding Resident Award

Emily Steinberg, MD
Travel Award, Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society Conference
Travel Award, American Group Psychotherapy Association Conference
Fellowship in Psychoanalysis, New York Psychoanalytic Institute

Sophia Wang, MD
NIMH Outstanding Resident Award
Psychiatry Resident Teacher of the Year Award, Icahn School of Medicine
American Psychiatric Association Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators
New York State Psychiatric Association’s Resident Research Award, Third Place
APIRE/Janssen Resident Psychiatric Research Scholars Program
National Institute of Aging Summer Institute Participant
Second Annual National Institute of Mental Health Sponsored Brain Camp participant
American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry, Geriatric Mental Health Foundation Honors Scholar

2008-2009

Roy Bachar, MD
Medical Student Teaching Award, Icahn School of Medicine

Sharon Batista, MD
Minority Travel Award, American Psychosomatic Society
Trainee Travel Award, Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine

Howard Bliwise, MD
Fellowship in Psychoanalysis, New York Psychoanalytic Institute

Jennie Byrne, MD
New York District Branch APA Research Award, First Prize

Glen Davis, MD
Laughlin Foundation Award to Outstanding Contributions to the Residency Program

Garrett Deckel, MD, PhD
Columbia University Psychoanalytic Fellowship

Noah DeGaetano, MD
Fellowship in Psychoanalysis, New York Psychoanalytic Institute

Joanna Gedzior-Castillo, MD
Icahn School of Medicine Medical Student Teaching Award

Ruth Geller, MD
APA/SHIRE Child Psychiatry Fellowship

Alison Grolnick, MD
Fellowship in Psychoanalysis, New York Psychoanalytic Institute

Alicia Hurtado, MD
American Psychiatric Association/Bristol-Myers Squibb Fellowship in Public Psychiatry

Eleni Maloutas, MD
Fellowship in Psychoanalysis, New York Psychoanalytic Institute

Mariana Markella, MD
Excellence in Patient Care Award, Mount Sinai Hospital

James Murrough, MD
APA New York Country District Branch Resident Research Award, Second Place
NCDEU New Investigator Award
AstraZeneca Research Fellowship in Experimental Therapeutics and Clinical Neuroscience of Mood Disorders

Panagiotis Roussos, MD
Foundation of State Scholarships (Athens, Greece)

Andrew Pearson, MD
Resident of the Year Award, Mount Sinai Health System

Luis Ripoll, MD
Fellowship in Psychoanalysis, New York Psychoanalytic Institute

Anna Rosen, MD
Fellowship in Psychoanalysis, New York Psychoanalytic Institute

Jocelyn Soffer, MD
Psychoanalytic Fellowship, Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research
American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) Fellow

Sophia Wang, MD
First Annual NIMH-sponsored Brain Camp participant

2007-2008

Uri Cohen, MD
Fellowship in Psychoanalysis, New York Psychoanalytic Institute

Glen P. Davis, MD
Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry, Ginsburg Fellowship
Fellowship in Psychoanalysis, New York Psychoanalytic Institute

Martin Evers, MD
American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship

Alicia Hurtado, MD
Excellence in Patient Care Award, Mount Sinai Health System

Amir Garakani, MD
APA/Lilly Resident Research Award
Society of Biological Psychiatry Travel Scholarship Award

James Murrough, MD
NIMH Outstanding Resident Award
APA 12th Annual Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators
American Psychosomatic Society Travel Award
APIRE/Janssen Resident Psychiatric Research Scholar Award

Phillip Seibell, MD
APA 12th Annual Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators
Emory University/Pfizer Psychiatry Residents' Symposium Award

Michele Wang, MD
American Psychosomatic Society Travel Award

Sophia Wang, MD
Best Poster at the National American College of Physicians (ACP) Internal Medicine 2007 Conference, Medical Student Research Competition

Larry Young, MD
Icahn School of Medicine Medical Student Teaching Award


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