Pauline L. Umylny, PhD

Assistant Director, Pediatric Behavioral Health Integration Program, Montefiore Medical Group
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Contact Information

P: 718.320.5300 F: 718.320.1116

Primary Location

Montefiore Medical Group-Co-op City2100 Bartow AvenueBronx, NY


  • Specialties & Focus


    • Psychology
  • Biography

    Personal Biography

    Polina Umylny, PhD, is Assistant Director of the Behavioral Health Integration Program (BHIP), Director of HealthySteps Training, and Training Consultant to ZERO TO THREE/HealthySteps National at Children?s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM) as well as an Instructor of Pediatrics at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Umylny?s clinical focus is on the impact of trauma and toxic stress on children?s development and integrating behavioral health programs into primary care pediatrics. Dr. Umylny joined Montefiore in 2013.

    Dr. Umylny received her Bachelor of Science in Psychobiology from the State University of New York at Binghamton in 1995. She attended George Washington University and received her Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology. In 2006, she completed an internship in Clinical Psychology at Astor Services for Children and Families in the Tilden School Age Day Treatment Program and Outpatient Clinic

    Dr. Umylny?s research focuses on the implementation of early childhood behavioral health programs, such as HealthySteps, into primary care pediatrics. Her work on the mental health of children has been published in reviewed journals, book chapters, invited reviews and poster presentations.

    Dr. Umylny is a member of the American Psychological Association, ZERO TO THREE and the Society for Development and Behavioral Pediatrics (SDBP). She is also Co-Chair of the Postpartum Mood and Anxiety Disorders Work Group of the SDBP Early Childhood SIG.

  • Locations

    Primary Location

    Montefiore Medical Group-Co-op City

    2100 Bartow AvenueBronx, NY

    P: 718.320.5300 F: 718.320.1116

    Additional Locations

    Montefiore at Throggs Neck
    3860 East Tremont AvenueBronx, NY P: 718.881.0100 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Bronx East
    2300 Westchester AvenueBronx, NY P: 718.829.1900 F: 718.409.8023 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Eastchester
    440 White Plains RoadEastchester, NY P: 914.395.1530 F: 914.395.1559 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Riverdale
    3510 Johnson AvenueBronx, NY P: 718.601.8205 F: 718.563.0756 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Castle Hill Family Practice
    2175 Westchester AvenueBronx, NY P: 718.829.6770 F: 718.904.9145 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-West Farms Family Practice
    1055 East Tremont AvenueBronx, NY P: 718.842.8040 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Via Verde
    730 Brook AvenueBronx, NY P: 718.484.1247 F: 718.563.0756 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Williamsbridge
    3011 Boston RoadBronx, NY P: 718.547.6111 F: 718.547.4749 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Comprehensive Family Care Center (CFCC)
    1621 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY P: 718.405.8040 F: 718.405.8050 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Marble Hill Family Practice (MHFP)
    5525 BroadwayBronx, NY P: 718.884.0279 F: 718.548.3867 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Comprehensive Health Care Center (CHCC)
    305 East 161st StreetBronx, NY P: 718.579.2500 F: 718.579.2599 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Family Care Center (FCC)
    3444 Kossuth AvenueBronx, NY P: 718.920.2273 F: 718.653.5294 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Wakefield Ambulatory Care Center
    4234 Bronx BoulevardBronx, NY P: 347.341.4300 F: 347.341.4354 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Family Health Center (FHC)
    1 Fordham Plaza, 5th FloorBronx, NY P: 718.933.2400 F: 929.220.8077 Additional Details
    Montefiore Greene Medical Arts Pavilion
    3400 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY P: 718.920.8888 Additional Details
    Montefiore Mount Vernon Hospital
    12 North 7th AvenueMount Vernon, NY P: 914.361.6511 F: 914.699.2963 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-University Avenue Family Practice
    105 West 188th StreetBronx, NY P: 718.563.0757 F: 718.563.0756 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Cross County
    1010 Central Park AvenueYonkers, NY P: 914.964.4000 F: 914.964.4044 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Grand Concourse
    2532 Grand ConcourseBronx, NY P: 718.960.1500 F: 718.960.1501 Additional Details
    Montefiore at 3317 Rochambeau Avenue
    3317 Rochambeau AvenueBronx, NY P: 718.920.2587 F: 718.798.1816 Additional Details