Mark D. Miller, M.D., professor of psychiatry, has been named recipient of the Dana L. and Peggy M. Farnsworth Chair in Educational Psychiatry in the WVU School of Medicine

The School of Medicine will host an investiture ceremony honoring Dr. Miller at 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24, in the Pylons Lobby. A reception will follow.

Miller earned his bachelor’s degree and medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh. He completed psychiatric residency training at Jefferson University Hospitals in Philadelphia and is board certified in psychiatry and neurology, and in geriatric psychiatry. He specializes in innovations in psychotherapeutic approaches with older individuals.

In addition to his clinical and educational activities, Miller has been actively involved in research throughout his career. He served as the medical director or co-investigator on eight National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)-funded R01 grants and one funded by the National Institute on Aging (NIA). He has co-authored 92 published peer-reviewed articles, five book chapters and four books.

For more information, contact Swapna King at kingsw@wvuhealthcare.com or 304-598-6422.