The Department of Psychiatry at NuHealth offers an ACGME-0accredited one-year training program, with a primary goal of educating specialists in this integrative subspecialty by providing, monitoring and administering an ACGME-approved curriculum, and clinical experience. This, at its completion, will provide graduates with a full scope of knowledge, and skills required to independently and confidently practice Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry in almost any setting. After the successful completion of this training, graduates become eligible for an ABPN Board certification in Psychosomatic Medicine.
Nassau University Medical Center Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship program provides fellows with opportunities to acquire advanced clinical knowledge and skills in the field of Psychosomatic Medicine. This objective is accomplished by combining supervised clinical experiences with formal didactic conferences.
Program curriculum provides fellows with the opportunity to acquire the cognitive knowledge, interpersonal skills, professional attitudes, and practical experience required of a psychiatrist, with added qualifications in psychosomatic medicine. Basic elements of the curriculum are structured educational experiences guided by written goals and objectives, as well as by specified teaching and evaluation methods.
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The fellowship program in psychosomatic medicine enrolls applicants into a 12-month program of supervised graduate education.
Subspecialty training in psychosomatic medicine is a voluntary component in the continuum of the educational process and, as such, this training takes place after a satisfactory completion of an ACGME-accredited program in Psychiatry.
Before entering the program, applicants must complete or have completed an ACGME-accredited psychiatry residency program that qualifies them to sit for the ABPN Psychiatry Board.
In addition to having completed an ACGME-accredited program in Psychiatry, individuals applying to this program must be U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents, refugees or, asylees, or be eligible for an appropriate visa (J-1, H-1), allowing them to legally train at the Nassau University Medical Center.
Bilingual/multilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
Psychosomatic Medicine Program at NuHealth accepts the Common Application for Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship prepared and adopted by the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine (www.apm.org).
Applicants can also apply directly to NuHealth, in which case their applications should include:
Glenn Kalash, D.O., Program Director
Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship Program
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Nassau University Medical Center
2201 Hempstead Turnpike
East Meadow, NY 11554
Tel: (516) 572-3373
E-mail: [email protected]
Sep 27, 2023
East Meadow, New York