Department Leadership

Dr. Soares_mood disordersJair C. Soares, MD, PhD
Professor & Chairman
Pat R. Rutherford, Jr. Chair in Psychiatry
Director, Center of Excellence on Mood Disorders
Faillace Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Executive Director, The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center

Ronald E. Acierno, PhD
Vice Chair For Veteran Affairs
Executive Director Of The UTHealth Trauma And Resilience Center
Faillace Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Dr. de Quevedo treatment-resistant mood disordersJoao L. de Quevedo, MD, PhD
Vice Chair For Faculty Development & Outreach
Director, Translational Psychiatry Program
Director, Treatment-Resistant Depression Clinic
Dr. Vineeth John geriatric psychiatryVineeth John, MD, MBA
Vice Chair For Education
Director, Geriatric Psychiatry Section
Scott Lane, PhDScott D. Lane, PhD
Vice Chair For Research
Director, Neurobehavioral Laboratory, Center For Neurobehavioral Research On Addiction
Director Of Research, UTHealth HCPC
Dr. Newlin child and adolescent psychiatristElizabeth Newlin, MD, ABPN
Associate Professor
Vice Chair For Child And Adolescent Psychiatry
Chief Of Child And Adolescent Services, UTHealth Harris County Psychiatric Center
Bobby Nix, M.D.Bobby Nix, MD
Vice Chair For Clinical Affairs
Associate Professor
Faillace Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Director, UT Physicians Behavioral Health Outpatient Services