Faculty

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The faculty of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences includes:

Dean Jeffrey AkmanJeffrey Akman 
Dean, School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Vice President for Health Affairs
Walter A. Bloedorn Professor of Administrative Medicine
Associate Professor


James Griffith, ChairJames Griffith
Chair, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Leon M. Yochelson Professor & Chair
Leon Yochelson Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences


Amir Afkhami, Associate ProfessorAmir Afkhami
Associate Professor


Lisa Catapano, Senior Education AdvisorLisa Catapano 
Senior Education Advisor
Associate Professor


Catherine Crone, Program DirectorCatherine Crone (INOVA) 
Program Director of Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship
Associate Professor


Allen Dyer, Vice Chair of EducationAllen Dyer 
Vice Chair of Education
Professor


Kahlil Johnson, Clinical Assistant ProfessorKahlil Johnson
Clinical Assistant Professor


Eindra Khin Khin, Program Director of Psychiatry ResidencyEindra Khin Khin
Psychiatry Residency Program Director
Assistant Professor


Marilyn Kraus, Director Concussion Clinic and Director NeuropsychiatryMarilyn Kraus 
Director Concussion Clinic and Director Neuropsychiatry
Associate Professor


Pooja Lakshmin, Assistant ProfessorPooja Lakshmin
Assistant Professor


Daniel Lieberman, Vice Chair for Clinical AffairsDaniel Lieberman 
Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs
Professor


Lorenzo Norris, Assistant Dean of Student AffairsLorenzo Norris 
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
Assistant Professor


Antonio Puente, Assistant ProfessorAntonio Puente 
Assistant Professor


Zeina Saliba, Inpatient Medical DirectorZeina Saliba 
Inpatient Medical Director
Assistant Professor


Charles Samenow, Director of the Medical Education ProgramCharles Samenow 
Director of the Medical Education Program
Associate Professor


Suzan Song, Director of Child PsychiatrySuzan Song 
Director of Child Psychiatry
Associate Professor


Vanessa Torres-Llenza, Assistant ProfessorVanessa Torres-Llenza
Assistant Professor