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Jonathan Silver


Session Title:

The Complexity of Mild TBI: Case Presentations and Panel Discussion


Jonathan M. Silver, M.D. is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at New York University School of Medicine.

Dr. Silver is a Fellow and past- President of the American Neuropsychiatric Association. He is a Diplomate in Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry by the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (UCNS), and is Chair of their committee that developed the first certification examination. He is a member of the examination committee for the newly approved specialty “Brain Injury Medicine” by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS). He is Associate Editor of the Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry, Journal Watch Psychiatry, and Psychiatry Section Editor for UpToDate.

He has held past positions as Director of Neuropsychiatry at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, and Assistant Chair of Clinical Services and Research and Director of Ambulatory Services in the Department of Psychiatry at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City.

He has authored over 45 papers and 60 chapters, focusing on the neuropsychiatric problems subsequent to traumatic brain injury and the pharmacologic treatment of those problems. He has lectured on these topics, and has made over 160 presentations at scientific meetings. He is senior editor of the books  “Neuropsychiatry of Traumatic Brain Injury,” and  “Textbook of Traumatic Brain Injury.” He has been listed in “Best Doctors in America” since 1992 for the area of neuropsychiatry. He received the award for “Innovative Clinical Treatment” from the North American Brain Injury Society.