Shirin Ali, MD


Shirin Ali worked as an inpatient attending from 2009-2012 at the New York State Psychiatric Institute and has been in private practice in Greenwich Village since 2010. She continues to teach medical students and supervise psychiatry residents and is a candidate at the Columbia Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research. In her practice, she focuses on mood and anxiety disorders, psychosis, cultural issues, and issues relating to emerging adulthood.

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Clinical Professor


  • Female

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • BA, 2000 Biology, Comparative Literature, Swarthmore College
  • MD, 2005 University of Virginia Medical School
  • Residency: 2009 Mass General Hospital, Boston, MA