Jurgen Unutzer

Adjunct Professor, Health Services
Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences (primary appt.)
Adjunct Professor, Global Health

Education

MPH   University of Washington, 1996   (Health Services)
MD   Vanderbilt University, 1990
MA   University of Chicago, 1988   (Public Policy)
BS   Iowa State University, 1983   (Biochemistry, History, Zoology)

Contact Info

email:   unutzer@u.washington.edu
web site:   http://www.uwpsychiatry.org/

address:
1959 NE Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195-6560

campus box:   356560
voice:   206-543-3128

Improving the care of older adults with depression and comorbid medical disorders

SciVal Experts Profile

2013
Member, thesis committee for Shane Coleman
Depression, diabetes and death: Ten year follow up of all cause and cause specific mortality

2012
Member, thesis committee for Hsiang Huang
Depression care in a chronically ill Medicare population

2012
Chair, thesis committee for Mijung Park
The Cultural Variations in Associations between Family Contexts and Late-life Depression Outcomes

2010
Chair, thesis committee for Erin Hafer
Improving mental health care for safety net populations: An examination of the general assistance unemployable mental health integration pilot

University of Washington School of Medicine

Professor and Vice-Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, one of the top psychiatric clinical, research, and teaching institutions in the country.

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is a leader in research areas such as depression and anxiety, geriatric and child psychiatry, Alzheimer's disease, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, and in psychotherapeutic techniques such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy.