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Weill Cornell Psychiatry at New York Presbyterian Westchester Division
21 Bloomingdale Road
White Plains, NY 10605
P: 914-682-5471
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Personal Statement

Dr. Sarah Shizuko Morimoto is an Assistant Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine. She conducts research at the NIMH-supported Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research (ACISR) on multiple aspects of late life depression including: neuropsychological deficits, treatment remission, and cognitive remediation.

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  • Psychiatry


  • B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 2001
  • Psy.D., PGSP - Stanford Medical School PsyD Consortium, 2007
  • M.S., PGSP - Stanford Medical School PsyD Consortium, 2006

Honors and Awards


2012-2017 K 23 MH 095830

2012 CTSC Pilot F1 Award

2011 NIH Loan Repayment Program Award

2010 Junior Investigator Award, International College of Geriatric Psyhoneuropharmacology.

2010 Geriatric Psychiatry Summer Research Institute (SRI) Fellowship, National Institute of Mental Health.

2002-2006 Academic Merit Fellowship, PGSP-Stanford University Medical School Psy.D. Consortium, September



Assistant Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College


Dr. Sarah Shizuko Morimoto received her BA in Psychology at the University of California, Berkeley, and her M.S., and Psy.D with a concentration in Clinical Neuropsychology at the PGSP-Stanford University Medical School Psy.D. Consortium. For her dissertation, she completed a construct validation of a Benton's tests of facial and Asian facial recognition. She then completed an internship in clinical neuropsychology at Harvard Medical School, and was a Postdoctoral Fellow in Clinical Neuropsychology at New York Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Morimoto then joined the T32 fellowship at the Weill Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry.

She is now Assistant Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry. Dr. Morimoto is a New York State licensed psychologist.

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