The Department of Psychiatry is pleased that you are interested in training at Vanderbilt University.

You will find Vanderbilt University Medical Center, in the midst of the beautiful Vanderbilt University campus, to be an ideal place for your training.

Nashville, one of America's most interesting and dynamic cities, provides the backdrop.

The residents, fellows and faculty of our department intermingle with outstanding medical students and over 80 residency and fellowship programs throughout the Medical Center. This creates an atmosphere in which you will thrive personally and professionally.

We are delighted that you have an interest in learning more about the training opportunities in the Department of Psychiatry at Vanderbilt.
For more information about our training programs, please select from the menu on the right.

We look forward to meeting you in person.


Ronald L. Cowan, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry, Radiology, and Psychology
Vice-Chair for Education, Department of Psychiatry
Training Director, Adult Psychiatry Residency
Director, Psychiatric Neuroimaging Program