(718) 470-8100

75-59 263rd St.
Glen Oaks, New York 11004

The most important investment Northwell Health makes is to education. With more than 100 medical residency and fellowship programs across our 17 campuses, Northwell Health is transforming medical care through advanced training of future medical professionals.

Zucker Hillside Hospital training programs

Fellowship in Addiction Psychiatry at Zucker Hillside Hospital

The Division of Addictive Treatment Services at Zucker Hillside Hospital offers a one-year ACGME-accredited fellowship in addiction psychiatry. Trainees acquire the knowledge, skills and judgment to provide quality clinical care as well as an understanding of the etiology and course of addictive disease.

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Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Long Island Jewish Medical Center

The child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship program at Long Island Jewish Medical Center trains psychiatrists to understand; relate to, and treat the complex emotional, behavioral and developmental needs of children and teens. The United States is facing a shortage of child and adolescent psychiatrists. As of 2013, there were only 8,300 to treat more than 15 million children and teens in need of the special expertise of child and adolescent psychiatrists. The faculty and staff at Zucker Hillside are committed to addressing this shortfall through the development of exceptional clinicians in this field.

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Fellowship in Consultation Liaison Psychiatry & Psychosomatic Medicine at Zucker Hillside Hospital

Zucker Hillside Hospital, part of Northwell Health, offers a one-year fellowship program in psychosomatic medicine in the Department of Psychiatry. The program is one of the largest in the country and has been recognized nationally and internationally for excellence in consultation-liaison education, including winning the Alan Stoudemire Award for Innovation and Excellence in psychosomatic medicine education.

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Fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry at Zucker Hillside Hospital

The geriatric psychiatry fellowship training program at Zucker Hillside Hospital, part of Northwell Health, offers psychiatrists the expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders in late life. The program is one of the first and largest geriatric psychiatry programs in the United States.

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Psychology Training Program at Northwell Health

The Department of Psychology sponsors psychology externship, internship, and postdoctoral fellowship training programs for those enrolled in doctoral graduate psychology studies or for those who have completed their doctoral studies. Information on the programs and how to apply are included in the program packages.

Residency in General Adult Psychiatry – Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine at the Zucker Hillside Hospital

The general adult psychiatry residency program offers trainees the opportunity to evaluate and treat patients seeking mental health care in a range of psychiatric services. The hospital includes specialized inpatient units in early phase illness, women’s mental health, affective disorders, adolescents, geriatrics, and dually-diagnosed patients.

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Professional education & development

Throughout the year, Zucker Hillside Hospital offers professional education programs for social workers and other mental health professionals.

June 2nd, 2016
8:30-11
8:30-9:00 registration/breakfast
Recognizing & Understanding the Progression of Dementia. Effective Strategies of Dementia Care
Lynn Iseppon
Sloman Auditorium
2 contact hours
$70.00

June 21st, 2016
2:00 - 3:30pm
Enough Abuse
Joan Cohen
Sloman Auditorium
1 contact hour
Free

June 27th, 2016
1:00-2:15
Strengthening LIJ Zucker Hillside’s Capacity to be a Healing Community
Virgil Stucker-Cooper Riis
Sloman Auditorium
1 Contact Hour
$35.00

July 7th, 2016
8:30-11:00
8:30-9:00 registration/breakfast
Techniques for Successful Dementia Care Interaction Meaningful Activities for Positive Dementia Care
Lynn Iseppon
Sloman Auditorium
2 contact hours
$70.00

July 25th, 2016
1:00-2:15
Sex in Recovery, a Meeting Between the Covers
Michael Genovese, MD
Jennifer Matesa M.F.A.
1 contact hour
$35.00

August 4th, 2016
8:30-11:00
8:30-9:00 registration/breakfast
Understanding Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia Behavioral Changes in Dementia
Lynn Iseppon
Sloman Auditorium
2 contact hours
$70.00

August 22nd, 2016
1:00-2:15
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) for the Treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder
Jennifer Vitale, LCSW
1 contact hour
$35.00

September 26th 2016
1:00-2:15
Most Common Psychological Disorders in Older Adults –Commonalities & Differences with those in Younger Adults
Sandy Krohn, PhD
1 contact hour
$35.00

October 24th 2016
1:00-2:00
Tools and techniques for working with persons affected by family violence
Gina Ryan, LCSW
1 contact Hour
$35.00

November 15th, 2016
8:30-11:00
Understanding Moral Injury and its Impact on Service members & their families: Strategies for Recovery & Resilience 
Mayer Bellehsen, PhD
Michael DeFalco, PhD
2 Contact Hours
$70.00

November 28th, 2016
1:00-2:15
Legal Health Advocacy: Meeting the Challenges of Chronic Care Through a Holistic Collaborative Approach
Wendy Goidel, Esquire
Suzanne Paolucci, LCSW
1 contact hour
$35.00

Northwell Health's Zucker Hillside Hospital SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0128.

Contact us

Zucker Hillside Hospital offers a variety of educational opportunities for healthcare professionals, including continuing medical education, graduate medical education and professional development for social workers.

Graduate Medical Education: (718) 470-8005

Continuing Education: : (718) 470-8250

75-59 263rd St.
Glen Oaks, New York 11004
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