David M Rube, MD

Rube David M
Specialties
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Primary Office
Address 1150 North 35th Avenue
Suite 560
Hollywood, FL 33021
Phone: 954-265-1370
Fax: 954-265-1375

About Me

Medical Director
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Dr. David Rube joined Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital and Memorial Physician Group as Medical Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in February 2016. He is also an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Miami, Florida International University and Nova Southeastern University. He previously served as Clinical Director of the New York City Children’s Center/Queens Campus and Queens Children’s Psychiatric Center, an inpatient/outpatient treatment facility of the New York State Office of Mental Health. He simultaneously held academic appointments at Columbia University and Hofstra University. Prior to that, Dr. Rube served as both Associate Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Wright State University School of Medicine and director of psychiatry at Children’s Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio.

After relocating to Florida with his family in February 2014, Dr. Rube took a position at the Miami VA Healthcare System’s Broward Health Clinic in Sunrise. He also worked in private practice in child and adolescent psychiatry in North Miami Beach and Boca Raton. Over the span of his career, Dr. Rube has earned national and local recognition as an outstanding teacher. In May 2016, Dr. Rube was inducted as a Fellow in the American Psychiatric Association.

Dr. Rube works with young people who have depression, anxiety, eating disorders and the behavioral health issues of children and adolescents with complex medical issues. He offers a comprehensive assessment of the child, the family and the school as needed. His treatment approach is eclectic and evidenced-based, together with psychopharmacology.

Related Medical Services

Education

Education
  • Mt Sinai School Of Medicine, 1987
Internships
  • Nyu Downtown Hospital, 1988, Internal Medicine
Residencies
  • University Of California, San Diego, 1991, Psychiatry
Fellowships
  • Columbia Univ College Of Physicians & Surgeons, 1993, Psychiatry
Certifications
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology-Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology-Forensic Pathology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology-Psychiatry

Professional Highlights

Publications

Chapters and Books

  • Klykylo WM, Kay JL, Rube DM, Eds. Clinical Child Psychiatry, WB Sanders, Philadelphia, 1998.
  • Rube, DM: Psychiatric Assessment in Medically Ill Children, Including Children with HIV. In Clinical Child Psychiatry. Klykylo WM, Kay JL, Rube DM, Eds. WB Sanders, Philadelphia, 1998.
  • Rube, DM: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. In Clinical Child Psychiatry. Klykylo WM, Kay JL, Rube DM, Eds. WB Sanders, Philadelphia, 1998.
  • Rube, DM: Judaism. In Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinics of North America. Josephson A, and Dell M, Eds. WB Sanders, Philadelphia, 2004.
  • Duffee J, Klykylo W, Rube DM. Psychiatric Assessment in Medically Ill Children. In Klykylo W and Kay J, Eds. Clinical Child Psychiatry, Third Edition. London, John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2012.   
  • Rube DM, Kaur T. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. In Klykylo W and Kay J, Eds. Clinical Child Psychiatry, Third Edition. London, John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2012.  

Awards

  • Ismael Perez Excellence in Teaching Award, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 2014-2015
  • Excellence in Teaching Certificate, Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, 2014-2015
  • Golden Apple Award for Teacher of the Year, Wright State University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 1996-1997
  • Nancy CA Roeske Award for Excellence in Medical Student Education, American Psychiatric Association, 1998
  • Chairman’s Recognition Award, Wright State University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 2000

Professional Organizations

  • American College of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • American Psychiatric Association
  • American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law
  • Academy for Eating Disorders
  • American College of Physician Executives