Dr. Alsip is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the New York University School of Medicine, and the former Director of the Inpatient Psychiatry Service and Associate Medical Director of Psychiatry at Tisch Hospital, New York University Langone Medical Center. He remains active at the medical center in the collaborative management of patients with medical and neurologic disorders and the supervision and teaching of resident physicians in the NYU Psychiatry Residency Training Program.
Dr. Alsip completed his doctorate in Human Genetics and Cell Biology and his medical degree from the University of Texas prior to completing the residency program in Psychiatry at New York Medical Center.
With broad clinical, research, administrative and teaching experience, he is presently engaged in full time private practice and teaching. His interests include the genetics of psychiatric illness, molecular approaches to understanding and treating biologically based mental disorders, neuropsychiatric aspects of HIV disease, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, the neurobiology of Attention Deficit Disorder and the treatment of complex mood disorders.