The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (DPBS) was established in 1984. It is one seven clinical departments of the Morehouse School of Medicine (MS),

Message From the Chairman


On behalf of the faculty, staff, and trainees at Morehouse School of Medicine, I welcome you to the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship

The Morehouse School of Medicine Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship is rooted in our over-arching institutional mission of leading in the creation and advancement of health equity.


MSM has affiliation agreements with some of Georgia’s most prestigious hospitals and research institutes, essential partners that provide clinical care and training.

Faculty & Staff

MSM employs full- and part-time faculty members, many of whom are internationally recognized in their field to train the healthcare providers America needs most.

Residency Program

Residency Programs

We offer a dynamic and comprehensive undergraduate and graduate medical education program with an emphasis on the individual professional growth of each student and resident.

Medical Student Education

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There are various courses for student to learn more about Psychiatry and Behavioral Science.

Cork Institute

 The Cork institute seeks to address mental health disparities and promote the prevention and treatment of substance abuse and co-occurring disorders.

Research Programs

The Minority Mental Health Research Program conducts investigator-initiated research targeted at mental health issues that affect African Americans, conducts clinical trials and provides intervention strategies.

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences