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Forensic Psychiatry

Program Type: Military Medical Center

Location: Bethesda, MD

Accredited: Yes, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) 

Program Length: 1 Year

Required Pre-Requisite Training: Medical School Graduation & Graduation from an ACGME-accredited residency in Psychiatry.

Categorical Year in Specialty Required: N/A

Total Approved Complement: 3

Approved per Year (if applicable): N/A

Dedicated research year offered: No

Medical Student Rotation availability: 4th Year

Additional degree concurrent with training (e.g. MPH): No

Program Phone Number: 301-319-5366


Program Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 7 a.m. -5 p.m.

Program Description

The National Capital Consortium (NCC) Forensic Psychiatry fellowship training program is an ACMGE-accredited 1-year training program housed at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) Center for Forensic Behavioral Sciences. The 1-year fellowship is the sole military training program for this subspecialty. Graduates of our program are eligible for board certification by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) in Forensic Psychiatry. Our program is co-located and shares teaching faculty with the NCC Forensic Psychology fellowship training program and civilian-partner institutions. 

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Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship Program

Hours of Operation:

7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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