The University of Texas Medical School at Houston Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Faculty

Our faculty and staff are in the forefront of the exploration of the causes and treatments of psychiatric disorders.


Faculty Leadership

Professors

Associate Professors

  • Katherine Cowan, M.D. | Associate Professor
  • Vineeth John, M.D. | Associate Professor
  • Kenneth Krajewski, M.D. | Associate Professor
  • Ann Saunders, M.D. | Associate Professor
  • Nurun Shah, M.D., M.P.H. | Associate Professor
  • Antolin Trinidad, M.D. | Associate Professor
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Assistant Professors

  • Melissa Allen, D.O. | Assistant Professor
  • Jeffrey Barr, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Simone Barr, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Seema Basnett, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Glenn Belz, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • David Bobb, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Jasmine Burton, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Chase Findley, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Maria Guerrero, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Aqeel Hashmi, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Samoan C. Johnson, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Iram Kazimi, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Dharmendra Kumar, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Martha Lederer, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Jylia Lobanova, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Svetlana Malkina, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Naim Memon, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Saba Memon, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Ruben Mendez, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Bobby Nix, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Olaoluwa O. Okusaga, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Nicholas Patniyot, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Cheryl Person, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Aruna Perumal, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Dawnelle Schatte, M.D | Assistant Professor
  • Laurie Schneider, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Sudhakar Selvaraj, M.B.B.S., DPhil | Assistant Professor
  • Samina Siddiqui, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Andrea Taylor, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Anka Vujanovic, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Margaret Wardle, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Jin Yoon, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Connie Zajicek, M.D. | Assistant Professor
  • Giovana Zunta-Soares, M.D. | Assistant Professor
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Clinical Assistant Professors

  • Jose Fernandez, M.D. | Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Janis Smeal, D.O. | Clinical Assistant Professor
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Volunteer Faculty

  • Milton Altschuler, M.D.
  • Roy N. Aruffo, M.D.
  • Robert J. Bacon, M.D.
  • Richard M. Barrett, M.D., P.A.
  • Michael Berno, M.D.
  • Vatsala Bhaskaran, M.D.
  • Corwin Boake, M.D.
  • Kalonda Bradshaw, M.D.
  • Matthew Brams, M.D.
  • Daniel M. Brener, M.D.
  • Joan K. Bruchas, Ph.D.
  • Kanellos Charalampous, M.D.
  • James Claghorn, M.D.
  • Irvin Cohen, M.D.
  • Trevor Cohen, M.D.
  • Cal K. Cohn, M.D.
  • Nancy I. Cook, Ph.D.
  • Dan L. Creson, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Louis A. Faillace, M.D.
  • William E. Fann, M.D.
  • Fred L. Fason, M.D.
  • Albert J. Fenoy, M.D.
  • Aaron Fink, M.D.
  • Avrim Fishkind, M.D.
  • Sara R. Flick, M.D.
  • Kathleen Gallentine, M.D.
  • Bernard M. Gerber, M.D.
  • George S. Glass, M.D.
  • Aruna Gottumukkala, M.B.B.S.
  • John Grabowski, M.D.
  • Gregory D. Graham, M.D.
  • Charles Green, Ph.D.
  • John D. Griffth, M.D.
  • Robert W. Guynn, M.D.
  • Nancy D. Hanna, M.D.
  • Angelica Harrell, M.D.
  • Toi B. Harris, M.D.
  • Harris M. Hauser, M.D., P.A.
  • Denise Ingham, M.D.
  • Mark S. Jacobs, M.D.
  • Rakesh Jain, M.D.
  • Daryl K. Knox, M.D.
  • Charles R. Kopeky, M.D.
  • Mark E. Kunik, M.D.
  • Michael D. Lesem, M.D.
  • Michael Levine, M.D.
  • Lynn Malseed, M.D.
  • Lauren Marangell, M.D.
  • Alice Mao, M.D.
  • Ayesha I. Mian, M.D.
  • Adib Mikhail, M.D.
  • Gary E. Miller, M.D.
  • Barbara Moore, M.D.
  • William P. Moore, M.D.
  • Sylvia Muzquiz-Drummond, M.D.
  • David A. Nielsen, Ph.D.
  • Richard Noel, M.D.
  • Debra Osterman, M.D.
  • John E. Overall, M.D.
  • Michael Pipkin, M.D.
  • Margo K. Restrepo, M.D.
  • Howard M. Rhoades, M.D.
  • Steven Rosenblatt, M.D.
  • Harvey A. Rosenstock, M.D.
  • Nancy Rubio, M.D.
  • Pedro Ruiz, M.D.
  • George Santos, M.D.
  • Victor Scarano, M.D.
  • Linda Schmalstieg, M.D.
  • William B. Schnapp, M.D.
  • Asim Shah, M.D.
  • Kevin J. Simmons, M.D.
  • Alana R. Spiwak, M.D.
  • Douglas Stockwell, M.D.
  • Arthur R. Tarbox, Ph.D.
  • Jay D. Tarnow, M.D.
  • Seema Thekdi, M.D.
  • Himanshu P. Upadhyaya, M.D.
  • Alan Valentine, M.D.
  • Carolyn Villarrubia, M.D.
  • Adel Wassef, M.D.
  • Robert Lee Woodham, M.D.
  • James R. Wright, III, M.D.
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