Research Fellowship in Eating Disorders

This three-year post-doctoral program trains MDs and PhDs for clinical research careers in eating disorders. Fellows will participate in a vibrant research environment at Columbia University where treatment development, cognitive neuroscience, eating behavior, and translational research studies are ongoing.

Fellowship is supported by NIMH.


MD with completed psychiatric, pediatric or internal medicine residency programs as well as PhD’s in psychology or related health care field will be considered.
Applicants need to be US citizens or permanent US residents.

Core Faculty

Mentoring faculty include Drs. Evelyn Attia, Michael Devlin, Rudy Leibel, Laurel Mayer, Daphna Shohamy, Blair Simpson, Joanna Steinglass, and B. Timothy Walsh.


Evelyn Attia, MD
Principal Investigator, Eating Disorders Research Fellowship
Columbia University Medical Center/New York State Psychiatric Institute
Unit 98
New York, NY 10032