Richard Rabkin, M.D.
Lecturer in Psychiatry
Research Psychiatrist, Depression Evaluation Service,
Dr. Rabkin, who received his B.A. from Harvard and his M.D. from New York University, has treated over 1400 HIV+ patients for the past 19 years in various treatment studies of depression and HIV-related wasting.
He has collaborated on multiple publications concerning the therapeutic effects of standard antidepressants (e.g., fluoxetine) and innovative interventions (e.g., dextroamphetamine, provigil, and testosterone) for HIV+ men and women. He also has a Master in Fine Arts in painting.
Undergraduate: Harvard College, BA, 1950-1954
Medical School: New York University, M.D., 1953-1957
Internship: Bellevue Hospital, 1957 - 1958
Residency: Bellevue Hospital, Psychiatry, 1958 - 1961
Board Certifications: psychiatry
• Mood disorders-HIV/AIDS
NYS Psychiatric Institute
Room Unit 51 Unit/Box:
1051 Riverside Drive
New York, NY 10032