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BRMC Psychiatry Residency Program Visiting Professor Elizabeth Auchincloss, MD

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Elizabeth L. Auchincloss, MD is the Vice-Chairman for Graduate Medical Education, Director of Residency Training, and Professor of Clinical Psychiatry. She is also Senior Associate Director and Training and Supervising Analyst at the Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research.

Dr. Auchincloss is a graduate of Yale College. She received her M.D. from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and trained in Psychiatry at the Payne Whitney Clinic of the New York Hospital where she was Chief Resident in 1982. She received her certificate in psychoanalysis from the Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research in 1986. Between 1993–2001, she was an Adjunct Lecturer in the Department of English and Comparative Literature in Columbia University.

Dr. Auchincloss is a three-time recipient of the Award for Best Voluntary Faculty Teacher given by the residents of the Payne Whitney Clinic, the recipient of the 1998 Klar Award for Best Teacher given by the candidates of the Columbia Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, the winner of the 1999 Edith Shabsin Award for teaching psychoanalysis from the American Psychoanalytic Association, the 2005 George E. Daniels Award from the Association for Psychoanalytic Medicine for contributions to psychoanalysis, and the 2009 George Goldman Award from the Columbia Psychoanalytic Center. From 1991–1997, she served as chairman of the curriculum committee of the Columbia Psychoanalytic Center. She has also served as Chairman of the Committee on Graduate Medical Education at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center and on the Committee for Psychotherapy Competencies of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training. She currently represents the American Psychiatric Association on the Residency Review Committee for Psychiatry of the ACGME.

Visit her webpage at Weill Cornell Medical College.


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For further Psychiatry Residency Training program information or inquiries about our medical students’ education and research, please contact the following:

Joel Reed
Coordinator Psychiatry Residency Training Program
Bergen Regional Medical Center
230 East Ridgewood Avenue
Paramus, NJ 07652
Phone: 201-967-4132
Fax: 201-967-4290

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