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Beth Grunschel, MD, ScM

Psychiatrist, Psychiatry; Assistant Clinical Professor, Yale School of Medicine, Psychiatry


Dr. Grunschel received an Sc.B. and an Sc.M. in Biomedical Engineering from Brown University, with a masters thesis on murine bone biomechanics, prior to completing her M.D. at Jefferson Medical College. After completing medical school, Dr. Grunschel completed her Psychiatry residency at Yale, serving as Chief Resident of Education for the residency and Chief Resident of Inpatient Psychiatry at VA-Connecticut Healthcare System in West Haven, CT. Upon completion of residency, Dr. Grunschel continued at Yale, completing an Addiction Psychiatry fellowship. She is board certified in Adult Psychiatry and in Addiction Psychiatry.

She works clinically in private practice.

Education & Training

  • Addiction Psychiatry Fellow
    Yale School of Medicine (2015)
  • Resident
    Yale School of Medicine (2014)
  • Chief Resident of Education
    Yale School of Medicine (2014)
  • Chief Resident, Inpatient Psychiatry
    VA-Connecticut Healthcare System (2014)
  • MD
    Jefferson Medical College (2010)
  • ScM
    Brown University (2006)
  • ScB
    Brown University (2004)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Honorable Mention for Innovation in EducationYale Teaching and Learning Center2015
Addiction Psychiatry Fellow Travel AwardAmerican Academy of Addiction Psychiatry2014
Excellence in ProfessionalismJefferson Medical College2007