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Daniel Linhares

Adjunct Faculty
Phone: 212-636-6600
Office: Lincoln Center 726


Psychiatry Board Certification–American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2014)

MD, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (2009)

Courses Taught

SWGS 6431: Advanced Clinical Assessment and Diagnosis II

SWGS 6422: Individual Oriented Treatment

Practice Experience

Daniel Linhares, MD is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Mount Sinai. He completed his medical training at the Federal University of Rio De Janeiro in Brazil. Daniel subsequently moved to New York City and completed his Residency in Psychiatry at New York Medical College, where he was Chief Resident. While in residency, he received the American Psychiatric Association (APA) Resident Recognition Award and the New York Medical College Award for Clinical Excellence. He also completed a 2-year course in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy at New York Medical College Psychoanalytic Institute. Following residency, Daniel completed a Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship at Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Roosevelt. During his fellowship, he participated in a research project screening for psychiatric illness in patients admitted to the Mount Sinai St. Luke's CCU and presented the findings in a poster at the 2014 Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine (APM) Annual Meeting. Daniel organized and presented another poster at the 2015 American Psychiatric Association (APA) Annual Meeting regarding the screening for post-partum depression at Mount Sinai Roosevelt. Daniel has a strong interest in psychosomatic medicine and working within the integrated caremodel.