(718) 470-8100

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

Training programs

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 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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Northwell Health Fellowship in Psychosomatic Medicine

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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Psychology Training Program at Zucker Hillside Hospital

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 - 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.

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Professional Education Program

November 6th, 2017
1:00-2:00
When Disordered Eating becomes an Eating Disorder: The ABC's of Eating Disorders
Carolyn Hersh,LCSW
1 contact hour
Sloman Auditorium
$35.00

January 18, 2018
1:00-2:00
Addiction in the Aviation Industry
Lois Cohen, LCSW, MPS, CASAC
Sloman Auditorium
1 contact hour
$35.00

February 11, 2018
9:00-1:00
Introduction to Emotionally Focused Therapy
Aviva Rizel, MA,LMFT
Mayer Bellehsen, PhD
Behavioral Health Pavilion-conference center
4 contact hours
$100.00

February 15, 2018
1:00-2:00
A Grief Shared
Diane Sweet, LCSW
Sloman Auditorium
1 contact hour
$35.00

February 27, 2018
8:30-10:00
Transgender and gender non-conforming patients
Shervin Shadianloo, MD
Behavioral Health Pavilion-conference center
1 contact hour
$35.00

March 20, 2017
8:30-10:00
“The Healing Power of Animals” 
Gina Ryan, LCSW
Melissa Locast
Behavioral Health Pavilion-conference center
1 contact hour
FREE

April 19, 2018
1:00-2:00
Basics of Psychopharmacology
Frank Artusa, BS Pharmacy, RPh
Sloman Auditorium
1 contact hour
$35.00

May 4, 2018
1:00-4:00
Working with an Interpreter: A Marriage of Necessity if not Affection
Roger Williams, LMSW
Behavioral Health pavilion-conference center
3 contact hours
FREE

May 17,2017
1:00-3:00
Partnering with Equus: Interacting with Horses for Health, Healing and Personal Growth
Dora Lupo, LMHC,CASAC,MAC
Christine Johnson ,BSN
Sloman Auditorium
2 contact hours
$70.00

June 21, 2018
Clinical Update on the Presentation and Treatment of Peripartum Depression
Kristina Deligiannidis, MD
Sloman Auditorium
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).

Zucker Hillside Hospital, Northwell Health, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board of Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors (#MHC-106).

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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