Jonathan A Ripp, MD, MPH
- SENIOR ASSOCIATE DEAN FOR WELL-BEING AND RESILIENCE
- PROFESSOR | Medicine, General Internal Medicine
- PROFESSOR | Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
- PROFESSOR | Medical Education
Specialties:Internal Medicine, Geriatrics, Palliative Care, Primary Care
Jonathan Ripp, MD, MPH is Professor of Medicine, Medical Education and Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Senior Associate Dean for Well-Being and Resilience and Chief Wellness Officer at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS). He received both his undergraduate and medical degrees from Yale University and completed internship and residency in Internal Medicine (IM) at the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. In the role of chief wellness officer, Dr. Ripp oversees efforts to assess and provide direction for system- and individual-level interventions designed to improve well-being for all students, residents, fellows and faculty in the Mount Sinai Health System. He is the former Associate Dean of GME for Trainee Well-Being within the ISMMS Office of Graduate Medical Education’s in which capacity he served to help spread well-being initiatives across the training programs of the Mount Sinai Health System. Dr. Ripp also co-founded and is the former Director of the ISMMS Department of Medicine’s Advancing Idealism in Medicine (AIM) Initiative. In the Department of Medicine, Dr. Ripp serves as core faculty for the IM Residency Training Program and faculty in the Mount Sinai Visiting Doctors home-based primary care program. In addition, Dr. Ripp is the Co-founder and Co-Director of CHARM, the Collaborative for Healing and Renewal in Medicine, an international group of medical educators, academic medical center leaders, experts in burnout research and interventions, and learners all working to promote learner and trainee wellness. Recognized for his leadership in this area, Dr. Ripp has been invited to participate in the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Symposia on Physician Well-Being, join the American College of Physician's Promoting Physician Wellness Task Force and participate in the National Academy of Medicine’s Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-being and Resilience. Dr. Ripp’s primary research interest is in physician burnout and well-being, for which he has received grant support and has published and lectured widely. His multicenter studies have served to better elucidate the causes and consequences of physician burnout and have explored interventions designed to promote trainee well-being.
Hospice and Palliative Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine
MD, Yale University School of Medicine
BA, Yale University
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
Job Burnout in Resident Physicians
Studying the factors that lead to resident distress and designing interventions to mitigate the development of burnout.
Ripp J, Bellini L, Fallar R, Bazari H, Katz J, Korenstein D. The Impact of Duty Hour Restrictions on Job Burnout in Internal Medicine Residents.. Academic Medicine 2014;.
Truglio J, Graziano M, Vedanthan R, Hahn S, Rios C, Hendel-Paterson B, Ripp J. Global health and primary care: increasing burden of chronic diseases and need for integrated training. Mt. Sinai J Med 2012 July; 79(4): 464-74.
Asgary R, Price J, Ripp J. Global health training starts at home: A unique US-based global health clinical elective for residents.. Medical Teacher 2012 March; 34(6): e445-51.
Brown C, Ripp J, Kazura J. Perspectives on Haiti two years after the earthquake.. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2012 January; 86(1): 5-6.
Ripp JA, Bork J, Koncicki H, Asgary R. The response of academic medical centers to the 2010 Haiti earthquake: The Mount Sinai School of Medicine experience. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2012 January; 86(1): 32-5.
Ripp J. Who do Global Health Missions Benefit More: Trainees or the Communities They Target? . Journal of Nurse Practitioners 2011 November; 7(10): 830-31.
Mazurkiewicz R, Korenstein D, Fallar R, Ripp JA. The prevalence and correlations of medical student burnout in the pre-clinical years: a cross-sectional study.. Psychology, Health & Medicine 2011 July;.
Ripp, MD, MPH J, Babyatsky, MD M, Fallar, MS R, Bazari, MD H, Bellini, MD L, Katz, MD JT. Incidence and Predictors of Job Burnout in First Year Internal Medicine Residents.. Academic Medicine 2011 October; 86(10): 1304-10.
Landrigan PJ, Ripp J, Murphy RJ, Claudio L, Jao J, Hexom B, Bloom HG, Shirazian T, Elahi E, Koplan JP. New academic partnerships in global health: Innovations at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Mt. Sinai J Med 2011 May; 78(3): 471-83.
Ripp JA, Korenstein D, Pecker M. Medical Student Burnout and Professionalism. JAMA 2011 January; 305(1): 37.
Kazura JW, Ripp J, Milhous WK. Back to the future: The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, its journal and the continuing commitment to global health.. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2011 January; 84(1): 3-4.
Ripp J, Fallar R, Babyatsky M, David R, Reich L, Korenstein D. Prevalence of Resident Burnout at the Start of Training. Teaching and Learning in Medicine 2010 July; 22(3): 172-5.
Anandaraja N, Hahn S, Hennig N, Murphy R, Ripp J. The design and implementation of a multidisciplinary global health residency tract at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.. Academic Medicine 2008 October; 83(10): 924-8.
Hahn, MD S, Anandaraja, MD N, Hennig, MD, PhD N, Ripp, MD J. Proceedings of the 5th Annual Mount Sinai Global Health Conference: . Social Medicine 2007; 3: 144-9.
Ripp JA, Masci J. . Academic Internal Medicine Insight 2006; 4(3): 1-14.
Ripp JA, Louie DC, Chan W, Nawaz H, Portlock CS. T-cell Rich B-cell Lymphoma: Clinical Distinctiveness and Response to Treatment in 45 Patients. Leukemia and Lymphoma 2002 August; 43(8): 1573-80.