Fatemi, S. Hossein, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Chair for Neuroscience and Translational Research.
Clinical and Research Interests
Dr. Fatemi is the Associate Chair for Neuroscience and Translational Research for the Department of Psychiatry; the Bernstein Endowed Chair in Adult Psychiatry; Professor of Psychiatry, Neuroscience and Pharmacology, at the University of Minnesota Medical School. Dr. Fatemi’s research interests include the molecular causes and the biological basis of neurodevelopmental disorders, primarily schizophrenia and autism. His clinical interests include treatment and psychopharmacology of major depression, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia. He has over 18 years experience in the treatment of psychiatric disorders. Dr. Fatemi is a member of the American College of Psychiatrists, a Fellow the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology, and International College of Neuropsychopharmacology, and a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.
Education and Training
- Residency in Psychiatry at University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH, 1992-1996
- Internship in Diagnostic Radiology at University of Cincinnati Hospital, OH, 1991-1992
- M.D. in Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, 1991
- Ph.D. in Anatomy, University of Nebraska Medical Center-Omaha, NE, 1979
- M.S. in Anatomy, University of Nebraska Medical Center-Omaha, NE, 1978
- B.S. in Biology, Baylor University, Waco, TX, 1974
- Adult psychiatry, Diplomate of American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
- Pain medicine, Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
- Psychosomatic medicine, Diplomate of American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology