Charles C Dike, FRCPsych, MBChB, MPH

Associate Professor Term; Associate Program Director, Law and Psychiatry Fellowship Program; Medical Director, Commissioner's Office, Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services

Departments & Organizations

Psychiatry: Connecticut Mental Health Center | Law and Psychiatry, Division of

Biography

Charles C Dike completed medical school at Obafemi Awolowo University (Formerly University of Ife), Ile-Ife, Nigeria, and psychiatric residency at All Birmingahm Hospitals Psychiatric Training Scheme (associated with the University of Birmingham), Birmingham, England. After additional psychiatric residency training at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Dr. Dike completed a fellowship training in Law and Psychiatry (Forensic Psychiatry) at Yale University School of Medical.

Dr. Dike obtained a Diploma in Clinical Psychiatry (DCP) from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ireland, and was awarded a membership of the Royal College of Psychiatrists of England in 1998. He obtained a Masters in Public Health (MPH) from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2004.

A past president of Connecticut Psychiatrc Society, Dr. Dike is a Distinguished Fellow of American Psychiatric Association (DFAPA), and Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists of England (FRCPsych). He is past Editor of the Newsletter of American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (AAPL), and former Chair of the Ethics Committee of AAPL

Education & Training

MPH University of Illinois at Chicago (2004)
MBChB Obafemi Awolowo Univ., LLE Lfe, Nigeria (1988)
Forensic Psychiatry Fellow Yale University
Psychiatry Resident II University of Illinois at Chicago
Psychiatry Resident I University of Birmingham, England, UK

Honors & Recognition

  • Outstanding Service AwardAmerican Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (2016)

  • Outstanding Service AwardConnecticut Psychiatric Society (2014)

  • FellowRoyal College of Psychiatrists of England (2013)

  • Outstanding Service AwardConnecticut Psychiatric Society (2011)

  • Distinguished FellowAmerican Psychiatry Association (2010)

Professional Service

  • American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (2016 - Present) Chair, Program Committee, Annual Meeting of AAPL

  • Yale University - Connecticut Mental Health Center (2016 - Present) Chair, Ethics Committee

  • American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (2015 - Present) Member, Executive Council

  • American Psychiatric Association (2015 - 2016) Consultant to the Ethics Committee

  • Connecticut Psychiatric Society (2015 - Present) Chair, Ethics Committee

  • American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (2008 - 2016) Editor, Newsletter of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law

  • American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (2007 - 2013) Chair, Ethics Committee

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Contact Info

Charles C Dike, FRCPsych, MBChB, MPH
Mailing Address
CMHC, Law and Psychiatry Division
34 Park Street

New Haven, Connecticut 06519

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