John Vuchetich, MD, PhD

Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry

John Vuchetich

Contact Info

Office Phone 651-925-8488

Fax 651-291-8555

Office Address:
Guild Incorporated ACT Team
130 South Wabasha Street, Suite 100
St. Paul, MN 55107-1819

Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry


MD, University of Pennsylvania, 1993

Residency, Medical Internship, Massachusetts General Hospital; Residency, Psychiatry, McLean Hospital

Fellowship, Psychiatric Research, Harvard Medical School, McLean Hospital

PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 1998

BS, Psychology and Molecular Biology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1984


Professional Associations

  • American Psychiatric Association
  • Minnesota Psychiatric Society
  • Society for Research in Psychopathology
  • Association for Psychological Science
  • International Genetic Epidemiology Society


Research Summary/Interests

  • Behavioral Genetics and Treatment of the Psychoses and Major Mood Disorders
  • Smoking cessation interventions and the role of stress and mental illness in smoking


Teaching Areas

Dr. Vuchetich’s current teaching consists of supervision of 2nd through 4th year residents doing community psychiatry rotations on the ACT Team



  • Psychosis
  • Mood disorders
  • Substance use disorders

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Clinical Interests

General Psychiatry with an emphasis on the treatment of the seriously and persistently mentally ill; Community Psychiatry and the Assertive Community Treatment Team model