Rajesh R. Tampi, M.D., M.S., D.F.A.P.A.
Professor of Psychiatry
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine
President Elect, American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
Presentation: Substance Use Disorder Later in Live
Dr. Tampi is a Professor of Psychiatry at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and the Vice Chairman for Education and Faculty Development, Residency Program Director and the Chief of Geriatric Psychiatry at MetroHealth, Cleveland, Ohio. He also maintains his appointment as an Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Dr. Tampi has received three ‘Outstanding Teaching Attending Awards’ and the ‘Chairman’s Award’ for outstanding teaching, research and clinical work from the Department of Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine. He has received the ‘Teacher of the Year’ Award at the Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University MetroHealth Program in 2015 and 2016. Dr. Tampi is a recipient of the Geriatric Academic Career Award (GACA) instituted by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). He was a recipient of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP), ‘Clinician of the Year Award’ in 2013. Dr. Tampi also received the AAGP’s ‘Recognition and Appreciation’ Certificate in 2018. Dr. Tampi is a Distinguished Fellow at the American Psychiatric Association (APA). He is the President of the International Medical Graduates (IMG) Caucus at the APA. Dr. Tampi was the Program Chair for the 2017 AAGP Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas. He was the Secretary and Treasurer of the AAGP for 2017-2018. Dr. Tampi is the President-Elect of the AAGP. Dr. Tampi has over 100 publications on various topics in psychiatry and geriatric psychiatry. In addition, he is the editor of 6 books in psychiatry. Dr. Tampi serves as the associate editor for Drugs in Context (Psychiatry) and is on the editorial board of 5 peer-reviewed national and international journals in psychiatry.
Disclosure: Dr. Tampi has no relevant financial relationship(s), potential or perceived, with commercial or conflicts of interest to disclose.