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Jerome Yesavage

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and, by courtesy, of Neurology and Neurological Sciences

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Psychiatry Clinic 401 Quarry Rd M/C 5723 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 498-9111
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 852-3287
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Administrative Appointments

  • Associate Chief of Staff for Mental Health, VA Palo Alto Health Care System (2002 - present)

Honors and Awards

  • Distinguished Scientist Award, American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry (2009)
  • Weinberg Award for Excellence in Geriatric Psychiatry, American Psychiatric Association (1993)

Professional Education

Medical Education: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1974)
Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1978)
Internship: UCI School of Medicine CA (1975)
Board Certification: Geriatric Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1991)
Board Certification: Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1981)
BA: Yale (1971)
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Postdoctoral Advisees

Linda IsaacJordan NechvatalMichael Stanton

Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

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