Healthcare Practitioners

Eugene A Kaplan, MD

Eugene A Kaplan, MD
Appointed 07/01/61
326 Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Building
713 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-5540

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Education & Fellowships

  • Post Graduate Training: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1961, Psychiatry
  • Residency: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1961, Psychiatry
  • Internship: Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Bronx, NY, 1958, internal medicine
  • Post Graduate Training: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1958, medicine internship
  • MD: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse College of Medicine, 1957
  • BA: Syracuse University, 1954

Clinical Interests

  • Psychodynamic and existential individual therapies; anxiety and depressive syndromes; human sexual problems

Research Interests

  • Psychotherapies; depression and suicide; human sexual problems (including gender identity problems)

Specialties & Certification

  • Psychiatry


  • Adults


  • Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
  • Psychopharmacology


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Research Abstract

Dr. Kaplan is now Professor and Chair Emeritus, Dep't of Psychiatry. He has served on the faculty for over 42 years in various roles including Director of residency training, Director of undergraduate education (medical school), Director of the Behavioral Science Program, and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry from 1985 until 1999. For the College of Medicine he has served on and chaired many committees, including the Faculty Appointments and Promotions Committee, which he chaired for over 12 years. He also served on the Part 1 Committee of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology for 24 years. He chaired the SUNY Upstate Medical Univerity's Honorary degree committee for many years, and still serves on the Committee.
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