- INSTRUCTOR Psychiatry
Dr. Leibu is an adult psychiatrist with experience and interest in treating a diverse selection of psychiatric conditions. He is a Co-Investigator and Clinician at the Mount Sinai Clinical Neuroscience Studies Center and is part of the Clinical Staff at the Mount Sinai Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders Program. In addition he 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.
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).
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.Leibu is not currently required to report Industry relationships.
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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