Leadership and Faculty

If you have questions about training in psychiatry please call or email Dr. Andrew Clark, Director of Medical Student Education. 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



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: Frances Frankenburg, MD
Boston Medical Center –
East Newton Campus
Site Director: Jeanne Horner, MD
Boston Medical Center –
Emergency Department
Site Director: Joanna Buczek, MD
Bournewood Hospital
Site Director: Carmel Heinsohn, MD
Brockton VA
Site Director: Alexandra Pinkerson, MD
Kaiser Permanente
Site Director: Rochelle Woods, MD
St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center
Site Director: Norman Zarsky, MD
Roger Williams Medical Center
Site Director: Aleksandra Phillips, MD
MetroWest Medical Center
Site Director: Maxim Lianski, MD
West Roxbury VA
Site Director: Grace Chang, MD
Norwood Medical Center
Site Director: Norman Tabroff, MD
Manchester VA
Site Director: Lynne Villemarie, MD
Berkshires Medical Center
Site Director: Liza Donlon, MD
 Mount Auburn Hospital
Site Director: Antonio Bullon, MD


Psychiatry Electives: (4th Year)

Site Director
Psychosomatic Medicine, 
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
John Hart, MD
Preparing Future Physician Educators:
Learning how to Teach Clinical Interviewing
Skills to First Year Medical Students
Suzanne Mitchell, MD