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Vladislav Ruchkin, MD, PhD

Associate Professor at the Dept. of Child Psychiatry, Uppsala University, Sweden; Forensic psychiatrist at the Forensic Psychiatric Clinic Sater, Sweden



Vladislav Ruchkin, MD, PhD, is a child psychiatrist, psychiatrist and forensic psychiatrist. He received his MD at the Arkhangelsk State Medical Institute, Russia, and his PhD in psychiatric epidemiology from Umea University, Sweden. He came to Yale as a Fulbright scholar in 1999, conducted his postdoctoral studies at the Child Study Center in 1999-2003 and has been a member of the faculty at the CSC since 2003.

Education & Training

  • Clinical Fellow in Forensic Psychiatry
    The National Board of Forensic Medicine, Stockholm, Sweden (2011)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow in Child Psychiatry
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT (2003)
  • PhD
    Umeå University (1998)
  • PhD
    Arkhangelsk State Medical Institute (1997)
  • Clinical and Research Fellow in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    Arkhangelsk State Medical Academy, Arkhangelsk, Russia (1996)
  • Resident in Psychiatry
    Regional Psychiatric Hospital #1, Arkhangelsk region, Russia (1994)
  • MD
    Arkhangelsk State Medical Institute (1993)

Departments & Organizations