Jeffrey S. Akman

Vice President for Health Affairs & Dean, School of Medicine & Health Sciences at George Washington University

Jeffrey S. Akman

Jeffrey S. Akman

Vice President for Health Affairs & Dean, School of Medicine & Health Sciences at George Washington University

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Jeffrey S. Akman, MD
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Title: Interim Dean of the School of Medicine and Health Sciences and Vice Provost for Health Affairs, GWUMC
Call for Appointment: (202) 741-2880
Medical Education: The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Residency: The George Washington University Medical Center
Board Certification: Psychiatry
Clinical Interests: General adult and adolescent psychiatry including psychopharmacology and individual psychotherapy; depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, obsessive compulsive disorder, attention deficit disorder; co-morbid alcohol and substance abuse; GLBT psychiatry, HIV/AIDS, complex medical illnesses including cancer.

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Director & Co-Founder at Aspire Behavioral Health, Inc.

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Director, George Washington Mobile Mammography Program at George Washington University Medical Center

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Chairman-Department of Neurological Surgery at George Washington University - The School of Medicine & Health Sciences

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Chairman of the Department of Medicine at George Washington University - The School of Medicine & Health Sciences

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Chief Medical Officer at Multispecialty Physician Partners LLC

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Dean, Milken Inst. Public Health at George Washington University

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Dean, School of Engineering & Applied Science at George Washington University

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Senior Associate Dean for Research at George Washington University - The School of Medicine & Health Sciences

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Director-New Global & Entrepreneurial at George Washington University

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Chairman, Department of Integrative Systems Biology at George Washington University - The School of Medicine & Health Sciences

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Jeffrey S. Akman
Vice President for Health Affairs & Dean, School of Medicine & Health Sciences at George Washington University
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Duke University is an academic university that offers undergraduate, graduate and professional programs. It also has publications and research services. The university was founded in 1838 and is headquartered in Durham, NC.

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The George Washington University actively engages Washington, D.C., and the world. Their location in the heart of Washington places them at the core of U.S. government, policy and law. They sit where the worlds of science, technology, media and the arts converge. Their students and faculty have the unparalleled opportunity to study and work alongside leaders and practitioners in every discipline, to take part in the interchanges that shape our community and the world. The George Washington University was created in 1821 through an Act of Congress, fulfilling George Washington’s vision of an institution in the nation’s capital dedicated to educating and preparing future leaders. Today, GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia. They have more than 20,000 students—from all 50 states, the District and more than 130 countries—studying a rich range of disciplines: from forensic science and creative writing to international affairs and computer engineering, as well as medicine, public health, the law and public policy. GW comprises three campuses—Foggy Bottom and Mount Vernon in Washington, D.C., and the GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus in Ashburn, Va.—as well as several graduate education centers in the metropolitan area and Hampton Roads, Va.

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George Washington School of Medicine & Health Sciences founded in 1825, the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences is the 11th oldest medical school in the country and the first in the nation’s capital. Since its establishment, the school has been at the forefront of medical education, and has grown to include highly-ranked programs in the health and biomedical sciences. With dozens of top-tier residency programs, SMHS is a competitive and esteemed destination for medical school graduates across the country.

Career History
Vice Provost for Health Affairs
Current

The George Washington University Medical Center is a company that offers medical education services.

Vice President for Health Affairs & Dean, School of Medicine & Health Sciences
Current

The George Washington University actively engages Washington, D.C., and the world. Their location in the heart of Washington places them at the core of U.S. government, policy and law. They sit where the worlds of science, technology, media and the arts converge. Their students and faculty have the unparalleled opportunity to study and work alongside leaders and practitioners in every discipline, to take part in the interchanges that shape our community and the world. The George Washington University was created in 1821 through an Act of Congress, fulfilling George Washington’s vision of an institution in the nation’s capital dedicated to educating and preparing future leaders. Today, GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia. They have more than 20,000 students—from all 50 states, the District and more than 130 countries—studying a rich range of disciplines: from forensic science and creative writing to international affairs and computer engineering, as well as medicine, public health, the law and public policy. GW comprises three campuses—Foggy Bottom and Mount Vernon in Washington, D.C., and the GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus in Ashburn, Va.—as well as several graduate education centers in the metropolitan area and Hampton Roads, Va.

Dean of the School of Medicine & Health Sciences & Vice President for Health
Current

George Washington School of Medicine & Health Sciences founded in 1825, the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences is the 11th oldest medical school in the country and the first in the nation’s capital. Since its establishment, the school has been at the forefront of medical education, and has grown to include highly-ranked programs in the health and biomedical sciences. With dozens of top-tier residency programs, SMHS is a competitive and esteemed destination for medical school graduates across the country.

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2004

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