Philip Jonathan Wilner, M.D.


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Personal Statement

Philip J. Wilner, M.D., MBA is the Executive Vice Chair of the Weill Cornell Medicine Department of Psychiatry and a Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine. In addition to his Weill Cornell Medicine leadership roles, Dr. Wilner is Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester Behavioral Health.

Biographical Info

Dr. Philip Wilner received his BA, summa cum laude, in 1979 from Columbia College and his MD in 1983 from the College of Physicians and Surgeons, both of Columbia University. He completed his psychiatry internship, residency, chief residency and research fellowship training at the New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center. In 1998, he completed his MBA in healthcare administration at the Zicklin Business School of Baruch College. Since the early 1990s, Dr. Wilner has assumed positions of increasing responsibility in clinical management and leadership for the renowned Payne Whitney Manhattan and NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester Behavioral Health of Weill Cornell Medicine Psychiatry.

Dr. Wilner was the recipient of a Readers Digest Fellowship in 1988, and conducted studies in the biological bases of psychiatric illness. His current interests are in healthcare administration, policy and the delivery of high quality patient-centered care. He sits on numerous Hospital and Medical College Boards and Committees. Dr. Wilner is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and the American College of Physician Executives. Office hours are flexible, excluding weekends.


Board Certifications
American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Psychiatry)
Clinical Expertise
Affective Disorder
General Psychiatry
  • M.B.A.
    Bernard M. Baruch College, City University of New York
  • M.D.
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
  • Attending Psychiatrist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

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