Richard C. Veith, M.D.
Richard D. and Bernice E. Tutt Endowed Professor in the Neurosciences
Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Dr. Veith is a Seattle native who has spent his entire academic career at the UW School of Medicine, where he received an M.D. and completed an internal medicine internship and a psychiatry residency. He is board certified in psychiatry and geriatric psychiatry. Dr. Veith chairs a department of nearly 200 faculty dedicated to training the mental-health providers of the future and discovering new psychiatric treatments. The faculty also are committed to increasing access to high-quality psychiatric care as a routine element of primary-care medicine — especially for individuals with serious mental illness, who have the greatest need for care.
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