Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

Joseph F Goldberg, MD

Joined: 02/24/2010
Expert Profile:
Joseph F. Goldberg, MD, is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY. He also maintains a private practice in Norwalk, Conn. He is an internationally recognized authority on the diagnosis, treatment, and clinical features of bipolar disorder, particularly with respect to novel medication strategies for bipolar depression, comorbid disorders (such as alcoholism and substance abuse), suicide, cognition, and long-term course of illness.

Goldberg was site principal investigator at the Weill-Cornell Medical Center for the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program for Bipolar Disorder and has received research grants from the NIMH, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, the National Alliance for Research in Schizophrenia and Depression (NARSAD), and the Theodore and Vada Stanley Foundation. He has published more than 140 peer-reviewed research papers related to bipolar disorder and co-edited two textbooks (Cognitive Dysfunction in Bipolar Disorder: A Guide for Clinicians and Outcome in Bipolar Disorders) both published by the American Psychiatric Association. His many professional awards include two NARSAD Young Investigator Awards, a New Investigator Award from the NIMH New Clinical Drug Evaluation Unit, a Travel Fellowship from the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology, and a Laughlin Fellowship from the American College of Psychiatrists.

Goldberg is a fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and of the International Society for Affective Disorders. He is a member of the Society of Biological Psychiatry and the American Society for Clinical Psychopharmacology. He is on the editorial board for a number of psychiatric journals, including the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry and Bipolar Disorders, and is also the deputy editor of the journal Current Psychiatry.

Latest Activity

Filter by:
Reply: Dr. G. Other Options?
Dear Debbie, If by "anxiety" you mean the so-called "adrenergic storms"...More
Reply: dopamine
Dear blessed, There are several different dopamine pathways in the brain,...More
Reply: eyes rolling back into my head.
Dear blessed and costello, You're describing a side effect of antipsychotic...More
Reply: Dr G: bipolar and ssri
Dear Monkeybee, Either Seroquel (target dose 300 mg/day) or Latuda (target...More
Reply: Dr G: bipolar and ssri
Dear Monkeybee, There are three main concerns about antidepressants in...More
Reply: Klonopin, mania treatment, and dependency (Dr. G q...
Dear Renee, Klonopin is a sedative-hypnotic that has some modest antimanic...More
Reply: Regarding Seroquel to stave off mania...??
Dear Anon, There are numerous medicines used to treat mania -- lithium...More
Reply: ? for dr about buspar
Dear Lindy142, Buspar is a mild anti-anxiety agent used for treatment of...More
Reply: Consumed huge amounts of liver during pregnancy. C...
Dear Tarabati, Concerns about excessive liver consumption due to its...More