World Trade Center Program Psychiatrist, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Job Description

The World Trade Center Health Program at the Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai seeks a Psychiatrist for a Faculty Position!

The World Trade Center Mental Health Program at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is recruiting full-time and part-time psychiatrists to treat 9/11 responders.  We are seeking skilled physicians to join our team of dedicated professionals who care for individuals with enduring psychological consequences related to their WTC traumatic exposure. This position is fully outpatient with no nights/weekends or call schedule.


We are an interdisciplinary program of psychiatrists, social workers, and psychologists working together to provide mental health treatment to firefighters, police officers, construction workers, utilities workers, and volunteers who participated in the rescue, recovery and restoration efforts following 9/11. Our program is committed to offering evidence-based psychiatric care and to utilizing a variety of modalities including cognitive-behavioral and psychodynamic treatments. Responsibilities of the position include diagnostic evaluations, medication management and participation in clinical case conferences. 


The position includes faculty appointment commensurate with experience in the Department of Psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. There are opportunities to participate in clinical research and medical school teaching.  Full time employment may qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program.  Mount Sinai offers a $7,500 bonus to candidates who relocate from more than 50 miles away.


The Mount Sinai Health System is internationally acclaimed for its excellence in research, patient care, and education. The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We recognize the power and importance of a diverse employee population.


Position Requirements:

  • M.D./D.O. with Board Eligibility or Board Certification in Adult Psychiatry 
  • New York State Medical License

About Mount Sinai:

The Mount Sinai Health System is New York City’s largest integrated delivery system encompassing seven hospital campuses, a leading medical school, and a vast network of ambulatory practices throughout the greater New York region. Mount Sinai’s vision is to produce the safest care, the highest quality, the highest satisfaction, the best access and the best value of any health system in the nation.

The System includes approximately 7,100 primary and specialty care physicians; 10 joint-venture ambulatory surgery centers; more than 140 ambulatory practices throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and Florida; and 31 affiliated community health centers. Physicians are affiliated with the renowned Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, which is ranked among the highest in the nation in National Institutes of Health funding per investigator. The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked as one of the nation’s top 20 hospitals in Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Nephrology, and Neurology/Neurosurgery, and is in the top 50 in four other specialties in the 2017-2018 “Best Hospitals” issue of U.S. News & World Report. Mount Sinai’s Kravis Children’s Hospital also is ranked in seven out of ten pediatric specialties by U.S. News & World Report. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is ranked 12th nationally for Ophthalmology, while Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai West are ranked regionally.

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.  

Please specify Job Title of interest and send CV with Cover Letter to:

Alex Cano

Director Physician Recruitment

Mount Sinai Health System

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