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Stephen I. Deutsch , MD , PhD, CAPT (ret.), Medical Corps, United States Navy

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    • Chairman

    • Role:
    • Faculty

    • Faculty Appointments:
    • Ann Robinson Endowed Chair in Psychiatry, Professor and Chair, EVMS Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, (July 2009-present)
      Associate Chief of Staff for Mental Health, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, DC (2005-2009)
      Professor of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University School of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland (2004-present)
      Professor of Psychiatry, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC (1990-present)
      Professor of Psychiatry, Howard University School of Medicine, Washington, DC (2005-2009)
      Associate Chairman and Director of the Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Department of Psychiatry, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC (1987-2009)

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    • 757.446.5888

    • Office Location:
    • Hofheimer Hall

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    • Medical Education:
      • MD, New York University School of Medicine, 1977
      • PhD, Biochemical Pharmacology, New York University, 1977
    • Residency:
      • Internship, Neurology and Psychiatry, New York Veterans Administration Medical Center, NY, 1978
      • Residency, Psychiatry, Bellevue Psychiatric Hospital – New York University Medical Center, NY, 1981
    • Fellowship(s):
      • Fellowship, Child Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center – Bellevue Psychiatric Hospital, 1985
      • Fellowship, Pharmacology Research Associate, National Institute of Health – Clinical Neurosciences Branch, NIMH, 1987
    • Board Certification(s):
      • Licensure: District of Columbia, Maryland, New York, and Virginia
      • Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1982)
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    • Bio:
    • Army Commendation Medal, 2009

      Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, 2014

Recent Publications

Ball, J.D., Deutsch, S.I., Abuhamad, A.Z., Katz, E., Mason, J., & Becket, J. (Under Review). Mild isolated cerebral ventriculomegaly on fetal ultrasound: Support for nonverbal learning disability. Pediatrics.

Deutsch, S.I., Burket, J.A., Rosse, R.B., & Schwartz, B.L. (2009). Genetic Variation of Chromosome 1q42: Etiologic mechanism of congenital disorders of neuronal migration and synaptogenesis. Current Psychiatry Reviews, 5, 236-249.


Recent Presentations

Deutsch, S. I. (February 2011). N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor physiology - Animal models of the social deficits of autism.  Given at EVMS Sponsored Conference titled "Insights into Autism," Virginia Beach Resort Hotel and Conference Center, Virginia Beach, VA.

Burket J.A., Deutsch, S.I., Cannon, W.R., & Jacome, L.F. (December 2010). Selective mGluR5 antagonism attenuates the stress-induced reduction of MK-801’s antiseizure potency in the genetically-inbred Balb/c mouse.  Poster presentation at the 49th Annual Meeting of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology, Miami Beach, FL.