Education & Training

All of the clinical training sites are represented on the Graduate Education Committee (GEC), which is responsible for setting policy for the Psychiatry Residency Education program.

Education is a critical element of the mission of the Yale Department of Psychiatry. We offer undergraduate and graduate medical education programs as well as training opportunities in psychology and research. We hope you’ll consider furthering your education here at Yale!

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Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Psychiatry Grand Rounds are typically held on Friday mornings in the Connecticut Mental Health Center (CMHC) auditorium. To view upcoming Grand Rounds, please visit the department's web calendar. An archive of past Grand Rounds is available by clicking "Read more..."

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Yale Psychiatry Residency Program

The training experiences, mentorship, and individualized education plan provided by Yale's residency program will build a solid foundation for the rest of your career.

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Medical Student Education

Welcome to the Department of Psychiatry! Our residents, fellows, and faculty are committed to excellence and innovation in student education. The Department of Psychiatry participates in all four years of the medical school curriculum.

Neuroscience Research Training Program (NRTP)

Neuroscience Research Training Program (NRTP) The NRTP allows trainees to pursue clinical and research interests in parallel throughout the residency. By training with the most modern clinical, basic and translational research methods, graduates are poised to be the next generation of leaders in psychiatry and clinical neuroscience. Read more...

Electives Program

A wide variety of clinical electives, journal clubs, and elective courses are taught by faculty passionate about their field of interest. Many are open to the entire Department of Psychiatry community.