How To Apply

Applicants entering at the PGY-5 level must have completed an approved U.S. general psychiatry residency (PGY-1 through PGY-4), and have an unrestricted Oregon medical license. Submit applications to:


Linda Ganzini, MD MPH 

Mental Health, R&D 66

Portland VA Medical Center

3710 SW U.S. Veterans Hospital Road

Portland, OR 97239

An interview with Fellowship faculty may be required at the applicant's expense. For more information on academic and student educational programs and a graduate medicine link, visit OHSU Graduate Medical Education.

Those interested in entering at the PGY-4 level should contact Dr. Ganzini at

Applicants are required to submit the following documentation:

  • Two signed copies of the OHSU residency application
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Letter of recommendation from the Dean of Medical School, including dates attended
  • Letters of recommendation from the Program Director(s) of prior residency training, including dates and location
  • Verification of previous staff positions(s)
  • USMLE or COMLEX scores
  • Application Form