Department of Psychiatry

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Education and Training

The Department of Psychiatry's education program offers medical training, residencies, and clinical and research fellowships.

Our Programs

Welcome from Maria A. Oquendo, MD, PhD – Chair

A warm welcome to Penn, the birthplace of Psychiatry! It is a pleasure to introduce you to the vibrant Department of Psychiatry of the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
Maria A. Oquendo, MD, PhD

Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Ruth Meltzer Professor of Psychiatry

In This Section

About Us

Penn's Department of Psychiatry is the nation's first.

Faculty

Meet the faculty of the Department of Psychiatry.

Education and Training

The Department of Psychiatry's education program offers medical training, residencies, and clinical and research fellowships.

Research

Penn psychiatry continues to advance our understanding of psychiatric diseases through our diverse research programs.