Thomas H. Lampe, MD is a Board-certified Psychiatrist with added qualifications in Geriatric Psychiatry (through 2021).
1968 - 1972 BA, Political Science, Northwestern University
1973 - 1977 MD, Indiana University School of Medicine
1977 - 1981 Psychiatry residency (including internship), Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
07/90 - 03/31/12 Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
12/13 - Present Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
In 1981, during his year as Chief Resident, Dr. Lampe rotated for several months as a Psychiatrist-in-Training at Hall Health Center at the University of Washington. Dr. Lampe recalls his Hall Health Rotation as one of the most clinically valuable and enriching rotations of his psychiatry residency.
In 1982, Dr. Lampe accepted a full-time position with the Veteran's Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System (VA) at its American Lake (Tacoma) Division. The position involved a focus on clinical research of Alzheimer’s Disease. Upon Dr. Lampe’s retirement from VA Puget Sound, in March, 2012, his VA career had spanned more than 30 years of continuous federal service. During the last half of his VA career, Dr. Lampe was primarily involved in addressing the mental health needs of combat veterans. Dr. Lampe was also particularly involved in addressing the mental health issues of men and women veterans who had deployed to wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
At this point in his professional career, Dr. Tom Lampe is is pleased to have an opportunity to return to Hall Health Mental Health Center. As a Consulting Psychiatrist, Dr. Lampe invites and fosters an active and collaborative relationship with the individuals with whom he is working.