Adult Psychiatry Faculty

Ahmed, Muhammed, MD

Alvarez, Mary Beth, MD

Armeline, Aaron, PhD

Artecona, Jose, MD

Blue, Michael, MD

Bordenave, Jay, MD

Bradley, Janet, MD

Carr, Brent, MD

Crilly, John, PhD

DeLand, Sarah M.C., MD

Eckert, R. Christa, MD

Johnson, Janet, MD

Kelly, Clay, Jr., MD

Kinzie, Erik, MD

Mallik, Harminder, MD

Manguno-Mire, Gina, PhD

McConville, Brad, MD

Michalewicz, Leszek, MD

O'Neill, Patrick, MD

Peña, Jose M., MD

Pletsch, Gayle, MD

Potash, Mordecai, MD

Robinson, Dean, MD

Romero, Maryellen, PhD

Rouse, Jeffery, MD

Snow, Anita, MD

Soong, Herman, MD

Stanton, Erin, MD

Thompson, John W., MD

Tynes, L. Lee, MD, PhD

Vuotto, Angela, DO

Vyas, Sanket, MD

Weir, Ashley, LCSW-BACS, ACSW

Wilson, Mark, MD

Winstead, Daniel, MD

Christa R. Eckert, MD

Current Positions:

  • Associate Professor, Section of Adult Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Tulane University Hospital & Clinic
  • Associate Director and Head of Psychiatry, Tulane Student Health Center

Education and Training:

  • Fellowship: Consultation/Liaison Psychiatry, Scripps Clinic & Research Foundation, LaJolla, CA, 1966
  • Residency: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center at Denver, Denver, CO, 1972; Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Twin Cities Medical School, Mineapolis, MN, 1964
  • M.D.: University of Minnesota Twin Cities Medical School, Mineapolis, MN, 1962


  • General Psychiatry, ABP&N, 1994

Years at Tulane:

  • Since 1986


  • Adolescent/Young Adult Anxiety Disorders
  • Eating Disorders,
  • Mood Disorders,
  • Crisis Intervention

Phone: (504) 894-7240
E-mail: R. Christa Eckert, M.D.

Christa Eckert MD

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5000