Jeffrey Sung, MD

Personal Statement

My clinical work focuses on care of homeless individuals facing mental illness, physical illness, substance use and trauma. 


Northwestern Univ. Medical School Medical education, 1998
UW - Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Residency, Psychiatry

Teaching Philosophy

​Training begins with accurate identification of clinical phenomenology and extends to description using established explanatory models.  Theoretical models then guide clinical interventions with the goal of therapeutic benefit to the patient.

Recent Publications

Firearms Policy and Suicide Prevention.
(2017 Dec 1)
Am J Psychiatry 174(12): 1223
Sung JC

Intermittent Projectile Urethraggia: An Unusual Sequela of a Skateboarding Accident in an Adolescent Male.
(2017 Sep)
Urology 107(): 229-231
Dallas KB, Guo D, Harris C, Elliott C, Sung J, Abidari J

Percutaneous treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with cirrhosis: a comparison of the safety of cryoablation and radiofrequency ablation.
(2014 Apr)
Eur J Radiol 83(4): 632-8
Dunne RM, Shyn PB, Sung JC, Tatli S, Morrison PR, Catalano PJ, Silverman SG

The effects of electronic polarization on water adsorption in metal-organic frameworks: H2O in MIL-53(Cr).
(2012 Aug 7)
J Chem Phys 137(5): 054704
Cirera J, Sung JC, Howland PB, Paesani F

Role of secondary sialic acid binding sites in influenza N1 neuraminidase.
(2010 Mar 10)
J Am Chem Soc 132(9): 2883-5
Sung JC, Van Wynsberghe AW, Amaro RE, Li WW, McCammon JA

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