Samoon Ahmad, MD
A practicing physician for over 30 years, Dr. Ahmad has dedicated his professional life to helping individuals find balance in their mental and physical well-being.
He is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at NYU Grossman School of Medicine and serves as the Unit Chief of the Inpatient Unit at Bellevue Hospital. He was recognized for his distinguished service at Bellevue in 2014 and was named Bellevue’s Physician of the Year in Psychiatry for his continued pursuit of clinical excellence, leadership, and dedication at the institution. Dr. Ahmad is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology; a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association; an Associate member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, U.K; and is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and holds licenses in New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Florida, California, Massachusetts, and Maine.
“Dr. Ahmad explores complex issues such as difficult ethics issues, psychosocial impacts, and how to prepare our physicians for future pandemics. While intended for a clinical audience, the work is accessible to anyone who is looking to deepen their understanding of how the pandemic will shape our future.”
William A. Haseltine, Ph.D.
Chair and President of ACCESS Health International