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About Us

Keith H. Brodie, M.D.

Dr. Brodie graduated from Princeton University in 1961 and from Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1965. He trained as a medical intern at the Ochsner Foundation Hospital and completed his residency in Psychiatry at the Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center and the National Institutes of Health in 1970. Dr. Brodie served as Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the General Clinical Research Center at Stanford University before accepting appointment as Professor and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at Duke University in 1974. Dr. Brodie was named James B. Duke Professor of Psychiatry and subsequently served as Chancellor and then President of Duke University. He retired from Duke in 2004. Dr. Brodie has published over 50 articles in scientific journals; he has authored four books and has edited six others. Elected to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences in 1980, Dr. Brodie served as President of the American Psychiatric Association, 1982-83, and was the recipient of several honors and awards including the William C. Menninger Award from the American College of Physicians (1994) and the Edward A. Strecker Award from the Institute the Pennsylvania Hospital (1980). He was given the Distinguished Alumni Gold Metal Award from Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons (1985) and the Ochsner Medical Foundation (1984). Dr. Brodie married Brenda Barrowclough in 1967. They have four children and enjoy their summer cottage in Maine during summer.