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International Medical
Advisory Board

Catherine Birndorf, M.D.

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

  • Weill Medical College of Cornell University

CEO/ Medical Director

  • The Motherhood Center

David Blass,
M.D.

Unit Director - Autism NeuroBehavioral Unit - Abarbanel Mental Health Center

  • Mount Sinai Health System

Vivien Burt, M.D., PHD.

Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry

  • David Geffen School of Medicine

Michael Craig, PHD., FRCOG., FRCPsych

  • Professor of Psychiatry, King’s College London.
  • Consultant Psychiatrist, Maudsley Hospital.
  • Craig Clinic, Harley Street, London.

Glenn Hirsch, M.D.

Medical Director

  • New York University Child Study Center

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

  • New York University School of Medicine

Dr.Roger Howells, BSc(Hons), MB BChir, FRCPsych

Consultant Psychiatrist

  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital / Weill Cornell Medical Center

Charles A. Kaufmann, M.D., D.F.A.P.A.

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

  • Columbia University

Dr. Alex Kolevzon, M.D.

Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry for the Mount Sinai Health System and the Clinical

Director of the Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment at Mount Sinai

  • Mount Sinai Health System

Michael Liebowitz, M.D.

Director, Anxiety Disorders Clinic

  • New York State Psychiatric Institute

Professor of Clinical Psychiatry

  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Katharine L. Loeb, PHD.

Director of Research and Training

  • Chicago Center for Evidence Based Treatment (CCEBT)

Howard Margolese, MD, CM, MSc, FRCPC

Director, PEPP-MUHC (Program for the evaluation and prevention of psychosis) and Director, Schizophrenia Program, McGill University Health Centre (MUHC)

  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital / Weill Cornell Medical Center

Rachel Mitchell, M.D.

Associate Scientist, Sunnybrook Research Institute

  • Staff Psychiatrist, Youth Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto

David Pelcovitz, PHD.

Director of Psychology

  • North Shore University Hospital

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

  • New York University School of Medicine

Dr. Benjamin Schneider, M.D.

Medical Director of the UCLA ABC Child Partial Hospitalization Program and the Associate Medical

Director of the Child Adult and Neurodevelopmental Clinic.

John T. Walkup M.D.

Chair, Pritzker Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

  • Margaret C. Osterman Board Designated Professor in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Philip J. Wilner, M.D.

Vice President and Medical Director of Behavioral Health

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center

Executive Vice-Chair, Department of Psychiatry

  • Weill Medical College of Cornell University

John T. Walkup M.D.

Chair, Pritzker Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital / Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Margaret C. Osterman Board Designated Professor in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Elliot S. Gershon, M.D.

Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry; Professor of Human Genetics

  • University of Chicago

Michael Liebowitz, M.D.

Professor of Psychiatry

  • Harvard Medical School

Director Psychiatric Neuroscience Program

  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Daniel Berman

Director, Anxiety Disorders Clinic

  • New York State Psychiatric Institute

Professor of Clinical Psychiatry

  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Glenn Hirsch, M.D.

Medical Director

  • New York University Child Study Center

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

  • New York University School of Medicine

Philip J. Wilner, M.D.

Vice President and Medical Director of Behavioral Health

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center

Executive Vice-Chair, Department of Psychiatry

  • Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Catherine Birndorf, M.D.

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

  • Weill Medical College of Cornell University

CEO/ Medical Director

  • The Motherhood Center

David Pelcovitz, PH.D.

Director of Psychology

  • North Shore University Hospital

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

  • New York University School of Medicine

Katharine L. Loeb, PH.D.

Director of Research and Training

  • Chicago Center for Evidence Based Treatment (CCEBT)

Michelle Friedman, M.D.

Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Edna B. Foa, PH.D.

Director, Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety; Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

  • University of Pennsylvania

Charles A. Kaufmann, M.D., D.F.A.P.A.

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

  • Columbia University