J. Craig Nelson, MD - Contact Information

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Title: Professor in Residence; Leon J. Epstein, MD Endowed Chair in Geriatric Psychiatry


University of Wisconsin, Madison, MD

Postgraduate Training:

Herrick Memorial Hospital, Berkeley, California, Internship;Yale University School of Medicine, Psychiatry Residency

Clinical Expertise:

diagnosis and treatment of late-life depression, diagnosis and management of dementia and associated behavioral problems and treatment of resistant depression

Educational Expertise:

late-life depression, assessment of psychiatric disorders in older adults, treatment of severe psychiatric disorders and psychopharmacology

Research Areas:

Enhancing response in late-life depression, treatment of resistant depression and management of behavioral problems in dementia

Administrative Assistant: Patricia Gallagher - Contact Information

Campus Location: Parnassus

Publications on PubMed »

Depression Specialty Clinic
UCSF Depression Center


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