Research Training in Mood and Anxiety Disorders: From Animal Models to Patients

This is a two- to three-year training fellowship in clinical and basic research on mood, anxiety and related disorders. It is supported by a NIMH grant, and offers didactic methodological and statistical training as well as a supervised research experience. If interested in applying, please contact the program director prior to using the Application Portal.

[ See Affective and Related Disorders Research Training Program Plan]

Core Faculty


MD with completed psychiatric or neurological residency, or PhD

U.S. citizen or permanent resident


There are eight positions in the fellowship. Two to three new fellows enter each year. [See Application]


E. David Leonardo MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry at CUIMC
Division of Systems Neuroscience 
1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 87
Kolb Annex Room 157A
New York, NY 10032
telephone: (646) 774-7105


November 30 (For receipt of fully completed applications)