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

John W. Thompson, MD

Current Positions:
Chair and Professor Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Director of the Division of Forensic Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Education and Training:
Fellowship: Forensic Psychiatry, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, 1990
Residency: Psychiatry, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, 1990
M.D.: University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, 1986

Addiction Psychiatry, ABP&N, 1998; Forensic Psychiatry, ABP&N, 1994; Adult Psychiatry, ABP&N, 1992

Years at Tulane:
Since 1993

Forensic Psychiatry

Lecture Titles:
Competency Restoration
Pathological Gambling
Insanity Defense
Violence and Aggression in Psychiatric Patients
Malpractice, Informed Consent and Antipsychotic Medication
Ethics and Forensic Psychiatry

Dr. John W. Thompson, Jr. received his medical degree at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. He completed psychiatry residency training and a forensic psychiatry fellowship at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, Florida. He is Board Certified in psychiatry with added qualifications in forensic psychiatry and addiction psychiatry. He is presently the Director of Forensic Neuropsychiatry and Vice-Chairman of the department of Psychiatry and Neurology at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans. In addition, Dr. Thompson is the Director of the Tulane Fellowship in Forensic Psychiatry and is Clinical Director of Feliciana Forensic Facility, a 255 bed forensic hospital in Louisiana. Dr. Thompson's major research interests include the fields of competency restoration, gambling and the insanity defense.

Phone: (504) 988-2201
E-mail: John W. Thompson, Jr., M.D.

John Thompson

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