Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Medical Education
Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai
NEW YORK, New York
Jacob M. Appel is currently an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Medical Education at the Icahn School of Medicine and an attending physician at Mount Sinai Hospital, Beth Israel Hospital, and St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital in New York City. At Mount Sinai, he designed and teaches the ethics curriculum for the first and second year medical students, lectures in the psychiatric clerkship, and runs the ethics courses for the psychiatry residents. He also established and supervises a creative writing elective for the medical students. In 2018, he was appointed Director of Ethics Education in Psychiatry. Prior to joining the faculty at Mount Sinai, Jacob taught bioethics at Brown University His essays on the nexus of law and medicine have appeared in The New York Times, New York Post, New York Daily News, The Chicago Tribune, San Francisco Chronicle, Detroit Free Press, Orlando Sentinel, The Providence Journal and many regional newspapers.
Thursday, November 14
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM