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Department of Psychiatry


The Department of Psychiatry is one of the largest collaborative teams on campus, and includes competitively funded researchers, top-tier clinicians, and closely knit educators.

Take advantage of our prime location
We are within the heart of Baltimore City and are a key player in west Baltimore. Our prime location provides us with direct access to our community for impactful, hands-on research and patient care.

Influence public policy
We educate state leaders and provide cutting-edge program evaluations to the state. We are approximately 30 minutes from the state capitol, the oldest in the nation; as well as 60 minutes from the NIH and Washington D.C.

Divisions and Office of Education

Research Divisions

Clinical Divisions    

Office of Education

A Message From Our Chair  

Professor Johnson speaks on the strengths of our faculty, who serve as leaders in neuroscience, molecular genetics, neuroimaging, and additional core fields. 

Contact Us

Ph: (410) 328-6738

Give to this Department

Bankole Johnson
Bankole A. Johnson, DSc, MD
The Dr. Irving J. Taylor Professor and Chair

Jill RachBeisel
Jill RachBeisel, MD
Vice Chair for Clinical Services

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