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Tobias Wasser, MD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry; Associate Director, Public Psychiatry Fellowship

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Tobias Wasser, MD
Tobias Wasser
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Dr. Tobias Wasser obtained his undergraduate degree in psychology at Wesleyan University in 2006 and then completed medical school at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in 2010. He completed all of his psychiatry training at Yale, first the psychiatry residency program in 2014, before completing fellowships in forensic psychiatry in 2015 and then in public psychiatry in 2016. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry in the department and on faculty in both the Public Psychiatry and Law and Psychiatry Divisions. He is also the Associate Program Director of the Yale Fellowship in Public Psychiatry and works clinically as the Chief Medical Officer of the Whiting Forensic Hospital.

Education & Training

  • MD
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine (2010)
  • BA
    Wesleyan University, Psychology (2006)
  • Public Psychiatry Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Forensic Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Resident
    Yale University School of Medicine

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Resident-Fellow Member Mentor AwardAPA Assembly2018
Best Resident/Fellow PaperAmerican Association of Psychiatric Administrators2016
Behavioral Health Leadership Development ProgramSubstance Abuse and Mental Health Systems Administration (SAMHSA)2016
Medical Education FellowshipYale University School of Medicine, Teaching and Learning Center2016
Laughlin Family Foundation Merit AwardLaughlin Family Foundation2014
Howard Zonana AwardDepartment of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine2014
Poster Award for Excellence in Medical Education ResearchYale University School of Medicine2014
Benjamin S. Bunney AwardYale Psychiatry Residents Association2013

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