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    Peter Hauser, MD - Psychiatry

    Peter Hauser, MD - Psychiatry

    Dr. Peter Hauser reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Hauser is a Professor in the Department of Behavioral Neuroscience at Oregon Health Sciences University and Chief of the Department of Psychiatry at the Portland Veterans Administration Medical Center in Portland, Oregon.

    Education and Training

    MD: University of Virginia Medical School, Charlottesville, VA, 1981

    Internship: University of Utah Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT, 1981

    Residency in In-Patient Care Services: Clarke Institute of Psychiatry, Toronto, ON, 1983

    Residency in Gender Identity Clinic: Clarke Institute of Psychiatry, Toronto, ON, 1984

    Residency in Social and Community Psychiatry: Clarke Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Child and Family Studies, Toronto, ON, 1984-1985

    Residency in Outpatient Clinic: Sibley Memorial Hospital and Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, 1985-1986

    Fellowship in Biological Psychiatry: National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, 1986-1988


    Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

    Academic Appointments

    Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, OR:

    • Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, 2005-present
    • Professor, Department of Behavioral Neuroscience, 2003-present
    • Professor, Department of Psychiatry, 2000-present

    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, 1994-2004:

    • Professor, Department of Psychiatry
    • Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology

    Financial Disclosure

    Dr. Hauser has received honoraria from Abbott Laboratories, Astra Zeneca, and Bristol Myers Squibb.

    Last Revised: January 27, 2010

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