The Ohio State Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Health offers a dynamic general psychiatry residency program that emphasizes the connection between mental and physical health.

The OSU Psychiatry Residency Program is excited to welcome our 16 new PGY1 in June 2024:

  • Safeer Ahmad, DO- Ohio University
  • Miriam Alghothani, MD- Ohio State University
  • Kayleigh Antonelli, DO- Ohio University
  • Jacob Cantrell, MD- Indiana University
  • Ethan Chan, MD- Ohio State University
  • Ho Chen, MD- University of Illinois
  • Stephen Collins, MD- Michigan State University
  • Robert Long, MD- NEOMED
  • Gracyn Noffert, MD- Ohio State University
  • Ashley Rector, MD- Tufts University
  • Samantha Saloom, MD- University of Pittsburgh
  • Paige Shea, DO- Marian University
  • Varna Thayaparan, MD- Ohio State University
  • Abigail Waltz, MD- University of Illinois
  • Emily Warner, MD- University of Toledo
  • Andrew Wong, MD- St. Louis University

Launch your medical career within a department that boasts:

  • Consistently high passage rates on the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) exam
  • Ample opportunities to develop as an educator with approximately 200 students in each College of Medicine class
  • An interdisciplinary education that provides regular interaction with other medical center specialists and daily opportunities to work with social work and psychology trainees as well as those studying to become a physician’s assistant or nurse practitioner
  • Opportunities to present at national meetings, including those of the American Psychiatric Association, Association of American Medical Colleges, American Neuropsychiatric Association and Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
  • Authorship in peer-reviewed psychiatric journals
  • Co- and sub-investigator status on clinical trials
  • A commitment to community engagement, advocacy and volunteer service
  • Available incentive opportunities
  • Subsequent acceptance at fellowship programs nationwide in the areas of addiction, child and adolescent, forensic and consultation-liaison psychiatry