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David Roane

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  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


  • Residency,
    * New York University Medical Center *


            David M. Roane, MD is Associate Chairman for Education and Director of Residency Training for the Department of Psychiatry at Mount Sinai Beth Israel.  Previously, he was Chief of the Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and the Director of the Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Program at Beth Israel.  Dr. Roane is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
            After studying American history at Yale University, Dr. Roane attended medical school at SUNY Stony Brook.  He was a psychiatry resident and chief resident at NYU Medical Center.  He completed a Neurobehavior Fellowship at Beth Israel.  Subsequently, he joined the faculty at Beth Israel where he has worked for the last 22 years.
            Dr. Roane has an active clinical practice in adult and geriatric psychiatry.  He has significant experience treating patients in numerous settings including: outpatient office, outpatient clinic, inpatient psychiatric units, medical/surgical units, nursing homes, and community settings.  He has developed innovative programs to treat geriatric patients in the community in collaboration with the Jewish Association for Services for the Aged, the Lincoln Square Neighborhood Center, and the Educational Alliance.  These programs have received grant support from the Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation and the United Jewish Appeal.
            Dr. Roane has been a frequent presenter at the annual meetings of the American Psychiatric Association and the American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry in addition to other national and international forums.  Areas of interest include: geriatric depression, dementia, Parkinson’s disease, psychiatric education, physician depression, psychosexual medicine, and cultural competency.



Areas of research interest include: geriatric depression, dementia, Parkinson’s disease, psychiatric education, physician depression, psychosexual medicine, and cultural competency.

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Dr. Roane did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2014 and/or 2015: 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.

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