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Samuel Joseph Boas, M.D.


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Personal Statement

Sam Boas, M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College, and an Assistant Attending Psychiatrist in the Adult Partial Hospital Program at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. 

Biographical Info

Dr. Boas attended the University of Michigan where he studied psychology and completed his B.S. with honors and high distinction. He received his M.D from Weill Cornell Medical College where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and awarded the Diethelm Prize for excellence in psychiatry. Dr. Boas then went on to his internship and residency at the Massachusetts General Hospital and McLean Hospital Adult Psychiatry Residency Program where he served as the McLean Hospital Chief Resident. At MGH/McLean, he completed the Clinician Educator Program as well as the Program in Psychodynamics. Additionally, he completed the Fellowship in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy through the Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute and trained in Mentalization-Based Treatment through the Borderline Personality Disorder Training Institute at McLean Hospital. His academic work is focused on improving psychiatric education as well as physician well-being.

Clinical Expertise
Adult Psychotherapy
Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
Depressed Mood
Work Stress
Work-Related Stress
Medication Management
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • M.D.
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
  • B.S.
    University of Michigan
  • Assistant Attending Psychiatrist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

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