Evan S Leibu, MD
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Psychiatry
Dr. Leibu is an adult psychiatrist with experience and interest in treating a diverse selection of psychiatric conditions. He is part of the Clinical and Research Staff at the Mount Sinai Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders Program with a focus on the psychopharmacological treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder. He is also a Co-Investigator and Clinician at the Mount Sinai Psychosis Research Program. Dr. Leibu is also involved in resident education as the Pharmacology Course Director for the Mount Sinai Psychiatry Residency and is part of the Student Health and Wellness Program at Mount Sinai.
Prior to his medical training he was a researcher in the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and published in the area of genomics. He earned his medical degree from The State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences where he was awarded the Gilbert M. Beck Award for academic excellence in psychiatry and the Elizabeth Medical Award for compassion and ethics. He was inducted into the medical honor society, Alpha Omega Alpha in 2010. He completed his Residency and Chief Residency in Psychiatry at Mount Sinai. In addition, he is currently a candidate at the New York Psychoanalytic Society and Institute and a Member of the American Psychoanalytic Association.
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- Bipolar Disorder
- Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
- Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)
MD, State University of New York at Buffalo
Residency, Psychiatry, Mount Sinai Hospital
Sprooten E, Rasgon A, Goodman M, Carlin A, Leibu E, Lee WH, Frangou S. Addressing reverse inference in psychiatric neuroimaging: Meta-analyses of task-related brain activation in common mental disorders. Human Brain Mapping 2017 Apr; 38(4).
Rosenthal DL, Leibu E, Aloysi AS, Kopell BH, Goodman WK, Kellner CH. Safety and efficacy of electroconvulsive therapy for depression in the presence of deep brain stimulation in obsessive-compulsive disorder. The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry 2016 May; 77(5).
Leibu E, Garakani A, McGonigle DP, Liebman LS, Loh D, Bryson EO, Kellner CH. Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) for catatonia in a patient with schizophrenia and synthetic cannabinoid abuse: a case report. The Journal of ECT 2013 Dec; 29(4).
Leibu E, Coffey BJ. A 19-Year-Old Male with Multiple Tics and Attentional Difficulties. Psychiatric Annals 2013 Jan; 43(1): 30-32.
Hicks J, Krasnitz A, Lakshmi B, Navin NE, Riggs M, Leibu E, Esposito D, Alexander J, Troge J, Grubor V, Yoon S, Wigler M, Ye K, Børresen-Dale AL, Naume B, Schlicting E, Norton L, Hägerström T, Skoog L, Auer G, Månér S, Lundin P, Zetterberg A. Novel patterns of genome rearrangement and their association with survival in breast cancer. Genome Research 2006 Dec; 16(12).
Navin N, Grubor V, Hicks J, Leibu E, Thomas E, Troge J, Riggs M, Lundin P, Månér S, Sebat J, Zetterberg A, Wigler M. PROBER: oligonucleotide FISH probe design software. Bioinformatics 2006 Oct; 22(19).