Leadership and Faculty

If you have questions about training in psychiatry please call or email Dr. Andrew Clark, Director of Medical Student Education or the Associate Director of Medical Education, Dr. Christine Crawford. We are happy to answer questions from medical school applicants or current medical students seeking additional information about the opportunities to learn more about psychiatry at Boston University School of Medicine.

Andrew Clark, MD
Director of Medical Education, Psychiatry
abclark@bu.edu or (617) 414-2051
Christine Crawford, MD, MPH
Associate Director of Medical Education, Psychiatry
crawforc@bu.edu or (617) 414-1949


Introduction to Clinical Medicine: (1st Year)

Isidore Berenbaum, MD, BMC
Pooja Raval, M.D. Codman Square 
Peter Loewinthan, MD, Dot House
Harbor Health Center
South Boston

Learn more about these sites and CCHERS, the Center for Community Health, Education, Research, and Service, here

DRx Psychiatry: (2nd Year)

Karen M. Harnett, PhD
Assistant Professor, Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
Boston University School of Medicine
(617) 414-2653
Chandlee Dickey, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Training Director, Harvard South Shore Psychiatry Residency Training Program
Harvard Medical School
774 -826-2457
Todd Farchione, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders
Boston University
Douglas Hughes, MD
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Professor of Psychiatry
Boston University School of Medicine
Terence Keane, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry and Psychological and Brain Sciences,
Boston University School of Medicine
Associate Chief of Staff for Research,
Director of the National Center for PTSD
VA Boston Health Care System
Donna Pincus, PhD
Associate Professor
Director, Child Anxiety Disorder Treatment Center
Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders
Boston University
648 Beacon Street, 6th Floor
Jennifer Schuster Wachen, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Boston University School of Medicine
Women’s Health Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD
VA Boston Healthcare System
Valentina Sabino, PhD
Assistant Professor, Departments of Pharmacology and Psychiatry
Boston University School of Medicine
Casey Taft, PhD
Professor, Boston University School of Medicine
National Center for PTSD
VA Boston Healthcare System
Benjamin Wolozin, MD, PhD
Professor, Departments of Pharmacology and Neurology
Boston University School of Medicine


Psychiatry Clerkship: (3rd Year)

Bedford VA
Site Director: Dongchan Park, MD
Boston Medical Center –
Consult Liaison Service
Co-site Director: Jeanne Horner, MD
Co-site Director: Dara Wilensky, MD
Boston Medical Center –
Emergency Department
Site Director: Alison Duncan, MD
Bournewood Hospital
Site Director: Carmel Heinsohn, MD
Brockton VA
Site Director: Alexandra Pinkerson, MD
Kaiser Permanente
Site Director: Zhongshu Yang, MD
St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center
Site Director: Robert Klein, MD
Roger Williams Medical Center
Site Director: John Findley, MD
Fuller Hospital
Site Director: Scott Haltzman, MD
West Roxbury VA
Site Director: Larkin Kao, MD
Good Samaritan Hospital
Site Director: Norman Tabroff, MD
Manchester VA
Site Director: Lynne Villemarie, MD
Berkshires Medical Center
Site Director: Liza Donlon, MD


Psychiatry Electives: (4th Year)

Site Director
Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, 
Boston Medical Center
Bjeanne Horner, MD
Addiction Psychiatry, 
VA Causeway
John Renner, MD
Advanced Outpatient Psychiatry,
Boston Medical Center
Andrew Clark, MD
Acute Psychiatry in Managed Care, 
Bournewood Hospital
Carmel Heinsohn, MD
Adolescent Psychiatry, 
Bournewood Hospital
Andrew Clark, MD
Advanced Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry,
West Roxbury VA
Larkin Kao, MD