Ryan Kimmel, MD

Personal Statement

I am the Chief of Service for Psychiatry at the University of Washington Medical Center. My focus is on patient’s hospitalized with both psychiatric and medical issues. Academically, I focus on psychopharmacology for refractory mood and psychotic disorders, as well as novel telepsychiatry services.


Univ. of Washington, School of Medicine Medical education, 2001
University of California - San Diego Residency, Psychiatry

Department Affiliations

Recent Publications

Psychiatry in the age of COVID-19.
(2020 Jun)
World Psychiatry 19(2): 130-131
Unützer J, Kimmel RJ, Snowden M

Performance measurement tools for consultation-liaison psychiatry services must consider feasibility.
(2020 May - Jun)
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 64(): 46-49
Kroll DS, Gopal A, Kimmel RJ, Mattson J, Beizai K, Danovitch I

Designing an Academic-Community Telepsychiatry Partnership to Provide Inpatient and Outpatient Services in a Critical Access Hospital.
(2019 Aug 1)
Psychiatr Serv 70(8): 744-746
Kimmel RJ, Iles-Shih MD, Ratzliff A, Towle C

Telepsychiatry by a Public, Academic Medical Center for Inpatient Consults at an Unaffiliated, Community Hospital.
(2019 Sep - Oct)
Psychosomatics 60(5): 468-473
Kimmel RJ, Toor R

Structured Direct Supervision of Medication Management Visits at an Outpatient Psychiatry Training Clinic: a Pilot Model.
(2018 Aug)
Acad Psychiatry 42(4): 567-571
Focht A, Engelberg R, Kimmel RJ

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