Kimberly Gordon, MD

Current Positions:

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Psychiatry Consultant to Metropolitan Human Services District
Clinical Supervisor of Tulane University Child Psychiatry Residency Training Program

Education and Training:

1998-2002 Xavier University of LA, B.S. in Psychology and Chemistry
2002-2006 Tulane University School of Medicine, MD
2006-2010 Tulane University School of Medicine, Residency in General Psychiatry
2010-2012 Tulane University School of Medicine, Fellowship in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Years at Tulane:

Since 2012

Dr. Gordon is an adult, child and adolescent psychiatrists who serves as clinical supervisor for an outpatient complicated ADHD and Trauma Specialty Clinic in the Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Services Division of Metropolitan Human Services District. Dr. Gordon interest is developing programs to eliminate disparities in health care that disproportionately affect underserved and minority communities, and research in the areas of addiction, trauma and resiliency for women and children with mood and anxiety disorders. Dr. Gordon academic interests include teaching residents how to practice evidence based culturally informed care in urban communities.

Selected Publications and Presentations:

Potash, Mordecai N., Gordon, Kimberly A., & Conrad, Kristy L. (2009) Persistent Psychosis and Medical Complications After a Single Ingestion of MDMA “Ecstasy” - Case Report and Review of the Literature Psychiatry (Edgemont) 6(7): 38-42

“The Challenges and Rewards of Building Resiliency in Minority and Under-Represented Psychiatry Trainees”, American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA, May 9, 2012.

“Cultural Considerations in the Treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in African American Women” Black Psychiatrist of America Transcultural Meeting, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, November 11, 2010.

Clinic Appointments: (504) 988-4794
Department Phone: (504) 988-5405
Fax: (504) 988-4264



Kimberly Gordon

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