Rebecca Birnbaum

Rebecca Birnbaum, MD

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Genetics and Genomic Sciences



Rebecca Birnbaum received a BA in Molecular Biology from Princeton University along with high honors. After obtaining an MD from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dr. Birnbaum was a Phipps Resident in Psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. She then completed a schizophrenia research fellowship at the Lieber Institute for Brain Development/Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr. Birnbaum is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.


Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Internship, Internal Medicine, Jacobi Hospital Center

Residency, Clinical Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins Hospital

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