DR. ADAM KARPATI EXECUTIVE DEPUTY COMMISSIONER FOR THE DIVISION OF MENTAL HYGIENE, NYC-DOHMH
Adam Karpati, MD MPH is Executive Deputy Commissioner for Mental Hygiene at the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. The Mental Hygiene Division is responsible for policy and programs for people with mental illness, alcohol and drug problems, and developmental disabilities, as well as for the Early Intervention program for infants with developmental delays. Previously, he was Assistant Commissioner for the Health Department’s Brooklyn District Public Health Office, a community-based initiative focusing on neighborhoods of high morbidity and mortality. He is a physician, trained at McGill University’s medical school in Montreal. He completed a residency in internal medicine at New York University Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital and training in public health and epidemiology in the Epidemic Intelligence Service at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and at the Harvard School of Public Health.
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