Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program

Applications Due
September 30th, 2023

Dulce Madrid

COVID-19 Information

Margaret L.


, MD

Professor and Semel Scholar
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Associate Chair for Medical Student Education in Psychiatry

Psychiatry Residency Program Director, VA Greater Los Angeles

Director, Office of Education, Mental Health, Greater Los Angeles VA


MD and pediatric internship from the University of Michigan
Residency and child psychiatry fellowship at UCLA NPI

Research & clinical interests

Research in PTSD in children and families dealing with serious medical illness, including cancer and organ transplantation
Research on the development of behavioral and social science curriculum for medical students
Development of interprofessional education
Development of clinical education programs about treatment of traumatized children and families

Roles within the division/Fellowship

Associate Chair for Medical Student Education for the Department of Psychiatry
Chair of the Medical Student Education Oversight Committee for Psychiatry
Lectures on such topics as medical student teaching, professionalism, children’s understanding of illness, ethics, spirituality, and careers in academic psychiatry