Diana Samuel, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at CUMC
Diana Samuel is the Associate Director of the Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP) at CUMC, which provides emergency mental health services to a large population in NYC. Dr. Samuel has a strong interest in cross-cultural psychiatry and has engaged in global mental health work and served as faculty of the Global Mental Health Program & Mount Sinai Physicians for Human Rights Program completing evaluations for those seeking asylum as well as supervising trainees.
She completed a dual fellowship in emergency and public psychiatry at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and received training in psychodynamic psychotherapy through the New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute (NYPSI).
Dr. Samuel's expertise is in Global Psychiatry/Cross-Cultural Psychiatry, Emergency Psychiatry, Community Psychiatry and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy.
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Presbyterian Hospital and Vanderbilt Clinic
622 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
Work with trainees-medical students, residents and fellows providing regular teaching while in the psychiatric emergency room as well as formally teaching courses to the residents.