Psychiatry Research Institute of Montefiore Einstein Secures Top 50 Ranking in NIH-Funded Psychiatry Departments

Basic and Clinical Neurosciences designated a Neurosciences Center of Excellence.

The Psychiatry Research Institute of Montefiore Einstein (PRIME) has experienced a significant increase in NIH-funded activities, more than doubling over the past year. This achievement has secured PRIME a position among the top 50 NIH-funded psychiatry departments in the US, according to the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research.

PRIME’s vital translational partnership with the nationally-ranked Department of Neuroscience plays a crucial role in addressing the needs of individuals dealing with mental illness and addiction. Montefiore Einstein has formally designated the combination of basic and clinical neurosciences as a Neurosciences Center of Excellence within our healthcare system, acknowledging the breadth and quality of contributions to brain health.

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