Mark S. Bauer
User Biography : Mark S. Bauer serves as a Professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA, & a Director at Harvard South Shore. Bauer completed his Psychiatry Residency Training Program at Center for Organization, Leadership, & Management Research, VA Healthcare System, Boston, USA. Dr. Bauer’s research focus for the last decade has been on developing, testing, and implementing collaborative chronic care models to improve evidence-based treatment delivery for manic-depressive disorder and other serious mental illnesses. He has pioneered the development of self-management skill enhancement methodologies for individuals with bipolar disorder through the portfolio of Life Goals treatments. He has also contributed to research on the nosology, assessment, and treatment of bipolar disorder particularly rapid cycling. Dr. Bauer received his B.S. degree from the University of Chicago, Chicago, USA, and his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA. He has also served on the Faculty of Psychiatry and Pharmacology at the University of Pennsylvania and the Faculty of Psychiatry at Brown University. He is an author of over 100 scientific articles and author or editor of 6 books. Bauer has won awards for excellence in research, teaching, clinical care, and administration. He has been named Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and is a Member of the Executive Committee of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance.
Biography Updated on 30 October 2011