Descartes Li, MD - Contact Information

Descarte Li, MD

Title: Clinical Professor; director, Bipolar Disorder Program; co-director, Electroconvulsive Therapy Service

Education:

UCSF, MD

Postgraduate Training:

UCSF, Psychiatry Residency

Biography Summary:

Dr. Descartes Li is the director of the UCSF Bipolar Program and co-director of the UCSF Electroconvulsive Therapy Service. His work involves teaching both UCSF Psychiatry residents as well as UCSF medical students. He has been in clinical practice since 1997 and also speaks Mandarin Chinese.

Clinical Expertise:

bipolar disorder, cultural issues, electroconvulsive therapy, general adult psychiatry

Educational Expertise:

bipolar disorder, cultural issues, electroconvulsive therapy, general adult psychiatry, medical education

Campus Location: Parnassus

Publications on PubMed »

Bipolar Disorder Program
Depression Specialty Clinic
Electroconvulsive Therapy Program
Medication Management Clinic
UCSF Depression Center

 

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