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Task Force Members 

The DSM-5 Task Force was chaired by David J. Kupfer, M.D., and Vice-Chair Darrel A. Regier, M.D., M.P.H. The members of the DSM-5 Task Force included the 13 chairs of each diagnostic work group as well as key experts in psychiatric treatment, research, and epidemiology. The DSM-5 Task Force members are listed below.

 

Members

David J. Kupfer, M.D., University of Pittsburgh (Task Force Chair)

Darrel A. Regier, M.D., M.P.H., American Psychiatric Association (Task Force Vice Chair) 

 

Dan Blazer, M.D., Ph.D., MPH, Duke University

Jack D. Burke Jr., M.D., M.P.H., Cambridge Health Alliance

William T. Carpenter Jr., M.D., University of Maryland

F. Xavier Castellanos, M.D., New York University

Wilson M. Compton, M.D., M.P.E., National Institute on Drug Abuse

Joel E. Dimsdale, M.D., University of California, San Diego

Javier I. Escobar, M.D., M.Sc., University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine

Jan A. Fawcett, M.D., University of New Mexico

Bridget Grant, Ph.D., Ph.D., National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Steven E. Hyman, M.D. (2007-2012), Harvard University

Dilip V. Jeste, M.D. (2007-2011), University of California, San Diego

Helena C. Kraemer, Ph.D., Stanford University

Daniel T. Mamah, M.D., M.P.E., Washington University in St. Louis

James P. McNulty, A.B., Sc.B., Mental Health Consumer Advocates of Rhode Island

William E. Narrow, M.D., M.P.H., American Psychiatric Association

Charles O'Brien, M.D., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Roger Peele, M.D., D.L.F.A.P.A., Montgomery County Government

Katharine A. Phillips, M.D., Brown University   

Daniel S. Pine, M.D., National Institute of Mental Health

Charles F. Reynolds III, M.D., University of Pittsburgh

Maritza Rubio-Stipec, Sc.D., University of Puerto Rico

David Shaffer, M.D., FRCP, Columbia University

Andrew E. Skodol, M.D., University of Arizona

Susan Swedo, M.D., National Institute of Mental Health

Timothy B. Walsh, M.D., Columbia University 

Philip Wang, M.D., Dr. P.H. (2007-2012), National Institute of Mental Health

William Womack, M.D., University of Washington

Kimberly A. Yonkers, M.D., Yale University

Kenneth J. Zucker, Ph.D., University of Toronto
 

 
 

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