Skip to main content
John Kane, MD, wearing a blue shirt and maroon tie
Senior Vice President, Behavioral Health Services
Northwell Health

Chair, Psychiatry
Zucker Hillside Hospital

Chair, Psychiatry
Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

In addition to having oversight for system-wide behavioral health services as well as academic, research and clinical programs at Northwell Health’s psychiatric hospital, John Kane, MD, directs the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)-funded Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research in Schizophrenia at Zucker Hillside Hospital.

Dr. Kane has been a member of the Board of Scientific Counselors for NIMH, and has served on the council of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. He has chaired the NIMH Psychopathology and Psychobiology Review Committee, as well as the Psychopharmacologic Drugs Advisory Committee of the Food and Drug Administration. 

Dr. Kane is chair of psychiatry and professor of psychiatry, neurology and neuroscience at the Zucker School of Medicine. He holds the Dr. E. Richard Feinberg Chair in Schizophrenia Research at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

Dr. Kane is a recipient of the Arthur P. Noyes Award in Schizophrenia, the NAPPH Presidential Award for Research, the American Psychiatric Foundation’s Fund Prize for Research, the Kempf Fund Award for Research Development in Psychobiological Psychiatry, the Lieber Prize for Outstanding Research in Schizophrenia, the Heinz E. Lehmann Research Award from New York State, and the Dean Award from the American College of Psychiatrists.

Dr. Kane received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine.

 

The latest news for John Kane, MD
The Entenmann bakery business began in Brooklyn in 1898, and its baked goods became after-dinner favorites in households throughout the nation. When the Entenmann family decided to sell the renowned business in 1978, then-company chairman Robert Entenmann began looking for new outlets for his energ…
Physicians, nurses and other clinical staff at Peconic Bay Medical Center (PBMC) underwent final simulation training today as the hospital prepares to open its new cardiac catheterization laboratory on Monday, October 16...
Northwell Health's Peconic Bay Medical Center broke ground today to begin the two-year project of the critical care tower. The new "cath labs" will be the first facilities of their kind on the East End, and they have the potential to save hundreds of lives each year...