Specialties and Expertise
- Adult Psychiatry
- Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
- Psychiatric Aspects of Physical Illness
- Psychotherapy and Psychopharmacology
- Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
- Mood Disorder
- Depressive Disorder
- Anxiety Disorder
- Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders
Dr. Anna Dickerman is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine, and an Assistant Attending Psychiatrist at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. As Chief of the Psychiatric Consultation-Liaison Service, Dr. Dickerman supervises residents doing psychiatric consultations on patients in medical and surgical settings. In addition to her academic and hospital clinical responsibilities, she maintains an active faculty practice in psychiatry and psychotherapy. She treats a wide range of conditions, with an individualized and integrated approach that incorporates psychotherapy and/or psychopharmacology as needed.
Dr. Dickerman attended Harvard College, where she graduated magna cum laude with highest honors in field. Following her undergraduate studies, she received her M.D. degree at The New York University School of Medicine, where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. She completed her residency in Adult Psychiatry at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weil Cornell Medical Center, where she received the Payne Whitney Faculty Council Award for Excellence in Teaching and the Consultation Psychiatry Department Trainee Award. Following her residency, Dr. Dickerman completed a fellowship in Psychosomatic Medicine (Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry) at the Columbia University Medical Center. She also completed psychoanalytic fellowships at the Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, and the American Psychoanalytic Association. She is a recipient of the William L. Webb Fellowship Award from the Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, and is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.
Dr. Dickerman has been published on a broad variety of topics in Psychiatry, including papers on subjects ranging from thyroid testing in psychiatric patients to the management of depression in palliative care. She has written or co-written textbook chapters on psychodynamic psychotherapy, personality disorders, somatic symptom disorders, psycho-oncology and HIV Psychiatry. Dr. Dickerman has also co-edited multiple study guides from American Psychiatric Publication. From 2015-2018, she served on the Scientific Program Committee of the American Psychiatric Association.
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Honors and Awards
Honors and Awards
- Psychosomatic Medicine
Clinical and Academic Positions
- Assistant Attending Psychiatrist - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
- Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
Education and Training
- M.D., New York University School of Medicine, 2009
- B.A., Harvard College, 2005
Insurance Plans Accepted
The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.
* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.
- Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
- Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
- Rockefeller University - Trustmark