Nomi Levy-Carrick, MD, MPhil

Psychiatrist, Division of Medical Psychiatry, Dept of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Nomi Levy-Carrick, MD, MPhil is a clinical psychiatrist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital specializing in proactive psychiatric consultation in medical settings. She currently serves as a psychiatric consultant embedded within one of the BWH medical intensive care units and as the Division of Medical Psychiatry’s Liaison to the BWH Hospital Burn Program in the Division of Trauma, Burn and Surgical Critical Care service. As a former Mental Health Director of the World Trade Center-Environmental Health Center program in New York, Associate to Head of Department of Psychiatry at the University of Rwanda, and in her current role in the critical care setting, she has experienced and explored different models of integrated and proactive psychiatric consultation, trialing alternative approaches to scale these benefits across medical and surgical settings. Nomi is an active member of Partners Healthcare System’s Trauma Informed Care Steering Committee. In this role, she is developing curricula, research agendas, and programs that can operationalize our appreciation for how exposures to potentially traumatic events impact an individual’s interpretation of stimuli to optimize clinical encounters and overall patient functioning.