Marshall Forstein, MD
Director of Training, Division of Adult Psychiatry, Cambridge Health
Alliance; Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Dr. Forstein attended The College of Medicine, University of Vermont
after a career of teaching high school English, where he developed
a lifelong interest in teaching and education. He completed an internship
at Presbyterian Hospital, Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco
and his residency in psychiatry at the Massachusetts General Hospital.
He teaches medical students and is a core faculty member in the
Division of Palliative Care at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Forstein
has been a principal investigator on an HIV Education and Training
Grant through the federal Center for Mental Health Services, and
teaches and has published on the neuropsychiatry and psychosocial
aspects of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. He currently Chairs the Steering
Committee on HIV Psychiatry for the APA in the American Psychiatric
Association for Research and Education.
He is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association
and is currently serving on the Residency Review Committee for Psychiatry
of The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.
Matthew Ruble, MD
Associate Director of Training, Division of Adult Psychiatry, Cambridge
Health Alliance; Clinical Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical
Dr. Ruble attended the University of Iowa School of Medicine and
completed his residency at the Cambridge Hospital where he served
as Chief Resident in Psychopharmacology. He was Director of Psychopharmacology
for our Behavioral Medicine Department before becoming Associate
Director. His research interests include the interface of psychodynamics
and psychopharmacology and the treatment of affective disorders.
Dr. Ruble teaches and supervises medical students and residents.
He recently received a grant from Harvard Medical School to develop
a program "Residents As Teachers" at Cambridge Health
Robert P. Tetirick, MA
Adult Psychiatry Training Coordinator
Bob has over 15 years experience in health care administration
with a strong interest in community and public health. He is a graduate
of Northwestern University where he obtained a BA in Russian Social
Sciences and an MA in Russian Language and Literature. His experience
and interests include acting and singing professionally. Most recently
he has been a manager of a medical department in a community health
center, where he was involved in medical student and resident education.