Jacob M Appel, MD
- PSYCHIATRIST | Psychiatry
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Psychiatry
Jacob M. Appel is the author of eight books, including the essay collection, Phoning Home, and the novel, The Biology of Luck.
Psychiatry & Neurology
Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
MD, Columbia University
Residency, Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Fellowship, Psychosomatic Med, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Dr. Appel's research interest focuses on bioethics, law & medicine, and the nexus between law and psychiatry.
Genes N, Appel J. The ethics of physicians' web searches for patients' information. The Journal of clinical ethics 2015; 26(1).
Garakani A, Shalenberg E, Burstin SC, Weintraub Brendel R, Appel JM. Voluntary psychiatric hospitalization and patient-driven requests for discharge: a statutory review and analysis of implications for the capacity to consent to voluntary hospitalization. Harvard re