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Kimberly Klipstein

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR Psychiatry
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Specialty

Certifications

  • Psychiatry & Neurology

  • Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Education

  • MD, New York Hospital Cornell University Med Ctr

  • Residency, Psychiatry
    Payne Whitney Clinic

  • Residency, Psychiatry
    Langley Porter Psychiatric Inst.

Biography

    Board Certified in both General Adult Psychiatry and Psychiatry of the Medically Ill, Dr. Klipstein has been working clinically in the field of Medical Psychiatry for the last 8 years. She is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and the Director of the Consultation Psychiatry Service at the Mount Sinai Hospital. She is also the Director of the Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship at the Mount Sinai Medical School. After receiving her MD from Cornell Medical College, she completed her residency at New York Hospital Cornell and the University of California, San Francisco. 

    Dr. Klipstein runs the psychiatric consultation liaison service for the general hospital and does specialty work with liver and kidney transplant patients in the Recanati Miller Transplant Center. In addition to her clinical role, she is currently conducting research on postpartum depression. Her areas of interest include: pregnancy and postpartum, oncology, organ transplant, psychopharmacology, chronic medical and neurologic illness and forensic issues.

Publications

Strain JJ, Klipstein KG, Quraishi S, Et Al . CBT for Medically Unexplained Symptoms. In: Strain J, editor. Textbook of Psychosomatic Medicine (2006). American Psychiatric Press, Inc;.

Strain JJ, Klipstein KG. Treatments of Psychiatric Disorders 4th edition. In: Gabbard G, editor. Adjustment Disorders (2005). American Psychiatric Press, Inc;.

Klipstein K, Goldberg J. Screening for bipolar disorder in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: A pilot study. Journal of Affective Disorders; 91(2-3): 205-209.

Industry Relationships

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.

Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Klipstein during 2012 and/or 2013. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

Consulting:

  • Gerson Lehrman Group

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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