Faculty

Richard S. Schottenfeld, MD

Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Areas of Interest and/or Specialties: Addiction Psychiatry and Health Policy

Danielle Hairston, MD

Residency Training Director, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Areas of Interest and/or Specialties: Resident Education, Consult-Liaison Psychiatry, HIV Psychiatry, Underrepresented Minority Mental Health

Tanya Alim, MD

Associate Professor, Director of Outpatient Services,

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Psychiatry Clerkship Director, Howard University College of Medicine

Areas of Interest and/or Specialties: Medical Student Education, Addiction Psychiatry

Walter P. Bland, MD

Associate Professor, Interim Director of Inpatient

Services, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Areas of Interest and/or Specialties: Geriatric Psychiatry, Medical Student Education

J Ekwenzi Gray, Ph.D

ekwgray@howard.edu

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Areas of Interest and/or Specialties: Counseling, College mental health, Relationships, Suicide

Tyish S. Hall- Brown, Ph.D

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Areas of Interest and/or Specialties: Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

Ihori Kobayashi, PhD

Research Faculty

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Areas of Interest and/or Specialties: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Morgan M. Medlock, MD, MDiv, MPH

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Director of Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP)

DC Department of Behavioral Health (DBH)

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Areas of Interest and/or Specialties: Addiction Psychiatry, Policy, Cultural and Structural Competency, Medical Student Education

Thomas A. Mellman, MD

Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Vice Chair of Research, Howard University College of Medicine

Areas of Interest and/or Specialties: Sleep Medicine, Clinical Research, Post-traumatic stress disorder

Evaristus Nwulia, MD, MHS

Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Director, Translational Neuroscience Laboratory

Areas of Interest and/or Specialties: Interventional Psychiatry, Affective Neuroscience, Mood disorders, HIV Psychiatry