Charles C Dike completed medical school at Obafemi Awolowo University (Formerly University of Ife), Ile-Ife, Nigeria, and psychiatric residency at All Birmingham 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 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 Psychiatric Society, Dr. Dike is a Distinguished Fellow of American Psychiatric Association (DFAPA), Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists of England (FRCPsych), and Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE). He is Vice Chair of the Ethics Committee of the APA, Vice President of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (AAPL), past Editor of the Newsletter of AAPL, and former Chair of the Ethics Committee of AAPL.
Dr. Dike is also Medical Director, Office of the Commissioner, Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services.
Education & Training
- MPHUniversity of Illinois at Chicago (2004)
- MBChBObafemi Awolowo Univ., LLE Lfe, Nigeria (1988)
- Forensic Psychiatry FellowYale University
- Psychiatry Resident IIUniversity of Illinois at Chicago
- Psychiatry Resident IUniversity of Birmingham, England, UK
- Board CertificationAB of Psychiatry & Neurology, Psychiatry (2003)
- Board CertificationAB of Psychiatry & Neurology, Forensic Psychiatry (2005)
Honors & Recognition
|Fellow||American College of Healthcare Executives||2018|
|Outstanding Service Award||American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law||2016|
|Outstanding Service Award||Connecticut Psychiatric Society||2014|
|Fellow||Royal College of Psychiatrists of England||2013|
|Outstanding Service Award||Connecticut Psychiatric Society||2011|
|Distinguished Fellow||American Psychiatry Association||2010|
|American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law||Chair, Program Committee, Annual Meeting of AAPL||2016 - Present|
|Yale University - Connecticut Mental Health Center||Chair, Ethics Committee||2016 - Present|
|American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law||Member, Executive Council||2015 - Present|
|American Psychiatric Association||Consultant to the Ethics Committee||2015 - 2016|
|Connecticut Psychiatric Society||Chair, Ethics Committee||2015 - Present|
|American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law||Editor, Newsletter of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law||2008 - 2016|
|American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law||Chair, Ethics Committee||2007 - 2013|