David R. Rubinow, M.D.
Director, UNC Innovation and Health Care System Transformation, UNC Health Care
Assad Meymandi Distinguished Professor and Chair of Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine
Thursday, November 3, 2016 • 2:15 PM–3:30 PM
Dr. Rubinow is the Assa Meymadi Professor and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina (UNC)-Chapel Hill, School of Medicine. He is also the Director of the UNC Center for Innovation and Health Care System Transformation. Previously, he was Clinical Director of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) and Chief of the Behavioral Endocrinology Branch of NIMH. His research interests focus on neurobehavioral effects of gonadal steroids. Dr. Rubinow has received awards for his research (e.g., A.E. Bennett Neuropsychiatric Research Foundation Award; Research Award of the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine; Gold Medal Award of the Society of Biological Psychiatry, Mood Disorders Research Award of the American College of Psychiatrists, Menninger Award of the American College of Physicians), clinical supervision/training (NIH Distinguished Clinical Educator Award; NIMH Mentor of the Year 2002) and scientific administration (USPHS Outstanding Service Medal). He served as President of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology and the Society of Biological Psychiatry. He was inducted into the Institute of Medicine in 2012.