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Department Leadership

  • John Krystal

    Chair

    Robert L. McNeil, Jr. Professor of Translational Research and Professor of Psychiatry and of Neuroscience; Chair, Department of Psychiatry; Chief of Psychiatry, Yale-New Haven Hospital; Director: NIAAA Center for the Translational Neuroscience of Alcoholism; Director, Clinical Neuroscience Division, VA National Center for PTSD

  • Stephanie O'Malley

    Deputy Chair for Clinical Research

    Elizabeth Mears and House Jameson Professor of Psychiatry; Director, Division of Substance Abuse Research in Psychiatry; Deputy Chair, Clinical Research

  • Marina Picciotto

    Deputy Chair for Basic Research

    Charles B. G. Murphy Professor of Psychiatry and Professor in the Child Study Center, of Neuroscience and of Pharmacology; Deputy Chair for Basic Science Research, Dept. of Psychiatry; Deputy Director, Kavli Institute for Neuroscience

  • Robert Rohrbaugh

    Deputy Chair for Education and Career Development

    Professor of Psychiatry, Associate Dean for Global Health Education; Deputy Chair for Education and Career Development, Department of Psychiatry; Residency Program Director, Department of Psychiatry; Director, Office of International Medical Student Education, Yale School of Medicine

  • Rajita Sinha

    Chief, Psychology Section

    Foundations Fund Professor of Psychiatry and Professor in the Child Study Center and of Neuroscience; Director, Yale Interdisciplinary Stress Center; Chief, Psychology Section in Psychiatry; Co-director of Education, Yale Center for Clinical Investigation

  • Michael Sernyak

    Deputy Chair for Clinical Affairs and Program Development; Chief Executive Officer, Connecticut Mental Health Center

    Professor of Psychiatry; Deputy Chair for Clinical Affairs and Program Development, Department of Psychiatry; CEO, Connecticut Mental Health Center

  • Cindy Crusto

    Assistant Chair for Diversity

    Associate Professor of Psychiatry; Assistant Chair for Diversity, Department of Psychiatry; Director, Program Evaluation and Child Trauma Research at The Consultation Center

  • Christopher Pittenger

    Assistant Chair for Translational Research

    Associate Professor of Psychiatry; Assistant Chair for Translational Research, Psychiatry; Director, Yale OCD Research Clinic; Co-Director, Neuroscience Research Training Program

  • Frank Fortunati

    Medical Director, Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital

    Assistant Professor of Psychiatry; Medical Director - Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital; Associate Chief of Psychiatry - Yale New Haven Hospital