Background & Experience

Stanford Department of Psychiatry  2001-2021

- Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor (2010-2021)
- Director Child & Adolescent Depression Clinic (2003-10)


University of Pittsburgh Department of Psychiatry

-Faculty Member 1992-2001

-Director Center Pediatric Medicine & Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic (1992-97)
- Medical Director, Armstrong County Primary Care Mental Health Program (1998-01)


Harvard Medical School/McLean Hospital

- Residency in Psychiatry

- Research Fellowship Developmental Psychopathology


Tufts University Medical Center

- Fellowship in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry


National University of Ireland, University College Dublin

- Medical school 1973-9

- Post-graduate Diploma in Child Health 1981


American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

- Lead Liaison to the American Academy of Pediatrics (2001-6)

- Co-Chair Committee for Liaison with Primary Care (2001-6)

- Liaison to projects of the American Academy of Pediatrics

Committee on Psychosocial Aspects of Child & Family Health (2001-6)
Mental Health Task Force (2004-6)
Advisory Committee,  Bright Futures Education Center (2001-7)
Contact, Health Care Delivery, Future of Pediatric Education II , 1997

-Member, Committee for the Physically Ill Child (1993-98)



-National Institute of Mental Health,

    Mentored Clinical Research K Award 2000-6

    (Health Services with a focus on Primary Care)

- Teaching Awards

Stanford Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

    Outstanding Faculty Award 2009

    Excellence in Clinical Supervision 2015

University of Pittsburgh Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

    Golden Apple Teaching Award 1996

- Listed "Best Doctors in America" since 2002