Dr. Nancy A. Kerner's illustrious career in psychiatry is marked by an enduring commitment to integrating clinical practice with academic rigor. Her educational foundation was laid at Sun Yat-Sen University of Medical Sciences, followed by an enriching residency and fellowship at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center. Her ascent to Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at CUMC is a testament to her scholarly achievements and clinical acumen.
Specializing in the nuanced interplay of sleep and circadian rhythms with cognitive health, Dr. Kerner’s expertise spans across Alzheimer's disease and related dementias, with a particular focus on geriatric psychiatry. Her multifaceted approach is further evidenced by her board certifications and multilingual proficiency. Dr. Kerner's dedication to her field extends through her active research, aimed at enhancing the quality of life for those affected by cognitive impairments. Her scholarly work and clinical interventions underscore her role as a vanguard in the pursuit of advancing mental health care.
She works in the psychiatry department.
Dr. Nancy works at - NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
Dr. Nancy specializes in diseases and treatments such as bipolar disorder, dementia, depression and panic disorder, post menopausal problems, psychopharmacology.