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David B. Glovinsky, MD

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:



22 S. Greene St., P1H10

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Education and Training



1975     A.B., Psychology, University of Michigan

1979     M.D., Michigan State University College of Human Medicine,



Post Graduate Education and Training


1979-1980         Internship, Johns Hopkins Hospital

1983-1986         Extern, Intern, and Resident Internal Medicine, Wyman Park Health System

                               Johns Medical Institutions

1986-1988         Resident Psychiatry, Massachusetts Mental Health Center

                               Harvard University Medical School

1988-1992         Fellowship, Neuroscience Center at Saint Elizabeths National Institute of

                               Mental Health


Dr.Glovinsky is Assistant Professor in the Division of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry at the School of Medicine. Dr. Glovinsky received his MD from the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine in 1979. Following completion of his medical training, Dr. Glovinsky completed residencies in Internal Medicine and in Psychiatry before completing a Medical Staff Fellowship at the National Institute of Mental Health. He became Board Certified in Internal Medicine in 1986 and Board Certified in Psychiatry in 1990, with special qualifications in Addiction Psychiatry (1997) and Psychosomatic Medicine (2005).

From 1994-1996 Dr. Glovinsky was Unit Director at the Walter P. Carter Center. He was the Medical Director of Adult HIV Mental Health Services at the University's Evelyn Jordan Center from 2000-2003. From 2004-2006 Dr. Glovinsky was the Medical Director at the Harambee Treatment Center. In 2010 Dr. Glovinsky was an Attending Psychiatrist on the 11W inpatient Adult Psychiatry Unit.

Since 2004 Dr. Glovinsky has directed one of the Inpatient Psychiatry Consultation Services, providing psychiatric consultation and evaluation to hospitalized patients of medical/surgical providers. This service includes responsibilities for the training of second year psychiatry residents and third year medical students.

Research/Clinical Keywords

Parkinson's Disease, somatoform disorders, psychosomatic medicine

Highlighted Publications

Ehrenreich MJ, Robinson CT, Glovinsky DB, Dixon LB, Medoff DR, Himelhoch SS.  Medical inpatients' adherence to outpatient psychiatric aftercare: a prospective study of patients evaluated by an inpatient consultation liaison psychiatry service.  International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine 2012 Jul; 44:1-15.


Awards and Affiliations

Virginia Huffer Award:  Medical Student Teaching September 2015

Virginia Huffer Award:  Graduate Teaching September 2017