APPOINTMENTS

Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University and Medical Staff, New York Presbyterian Hospital


President, New York Society for Adolescent Psychiatry, 2015-present


Member, Trauma and Stress Committee, American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 2014-2015


Member, New York Academy of Medicine


Fellow, American Psychiatric Association


​Member, American Medical Association

ARTICLES
Cohen, Z.E. & Appelbaum, P.S. (2016) Experience and Opinions of Forensic Psychiatrists Regarding PTSD in Criminal Cases. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, Law 44:41–52


Cohen, Z.E.  Reflections of an Israel Defense Forces Military Psychiatrist. AAPL Newsletter, 2015;40(3)11-26

Fisher C.E., Cohen, Z.E., Hoge S.K., & Appelbaum P.S. (2015). Restoration of Firearm Rights in New York. Behavioral Sciences and the Law, DOI: 10.1002/bsl.2171

Cohen, Z.E. (2000). Against Relativism. Einstein Quarterly of Biology and Medicine, 17, 198-202.

Cohen, Z.E. (2000). Science Without Laws. Einstein Quarterly of Biology and Medicine, 17, 39-44.

BOOK CHAPTERS
Cohen, Z.E., (2007). Dangerousness Assessment. In Stephen J. Ferrando (ed.), Psychiatry In-Review Study Guide, Educational Testing and Assessment Systems (ETAS).

Cohen, Z.E., (2007). Suicide. In Stephen J. Ferrando (ed.), Psychiatry In-Review Study Guide, Educational Testing and Assessment Systems (ETAS).

ABSTRACTS AND PRESENTATIONS
March 9th, 2016: Veterans Treatment Courts: Response to a Public Health Crisis, Division of Law, Ethics, and Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY.

November 12th, 2015: PTSD in Veteran Cases, Veteran Defense Point Person Training, Veterans Defense Program, New York State Defenders Association, Hempstead, N.Y. 

June 10, 2014:  Risk Factors for Readmission for Restoration of Competency to Stand Trial in New York State, Division of Law, Ethics, and Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY.

October 25, 2013:  Forensic Psychiatrists’ Experience with PTSD: Criminal Cases, Poster Presentation at American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law annual meeting, San Diego, CA.

October 24, 2013:  Veteran Status of Prison Suicides in New York State, Poster Presentation at American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law annual meeting, San Diego, CA.

February 21, 2013:  Veteran Treatment Courts, Trend for the Future? Presentation at American Academy of Forensic Sciences annual meeting, Washington, D.C.

December 7, 2012:  Military Psychiatry in the Israel Defense Forces, Presentation to faculty and residents at Weill Cornell Medical College Department of Psychiatry, New York, N.Y.

Dr. Cohen has written about suicide, dangerousness, firearms, and science and culture. He has presented his work on PTSD, military psychiatry, and veterans issues. His research interests focus on the area of psychiatry and the law.


Ziv Ezra Cohen, m.D., F.A.P.A.

Psychiatry & Forensic Psychiatry

RESEARCH INTERESTS
Military psychiatry and PTSD
Veterans issues in mental health law
Mental health and culture