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

L. Lee Tynes, MD, PhD

Current Positions:
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences;
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine

Education and Training:
Fellowship: Psychology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1989;
Research, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, 1989
Residency: Combined Psychiatry & Internal Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 1998
M.D.: Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 1993;
Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Behavioral Medicine Specialty, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, 1989

Psychiatry, ABP&N; Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine; Psychology, State of Louisiana Board of Examiners of Psychologists, 1990

Years at Tulane:
Since 1998

Anxiety Disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Psychopathology in Primary Care and the Medically Ill

Lecture Titles:
Depression & Anxiety in Primary Care
Anxiety Disorders (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Panic Disorder, Social Phobia)
Social Phobia: Behavioral & Biological Therapies

Dr. Tynes received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from LSU in Baton Rouge, LA, and completed a psychology internship and fellowship at McLean Hospital in Boston. He then earned his M.D. degree from LSU Medical School in New Orleans. He completed his residency at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans and is board certified both in Internal Medicine and Psychiatry. Currently, Dr Tynes is the Director of the Mental Health Primary Care Clinic at the New Orleans VA Medical Center and serves as the coordinator for the combined Internal Medicine and Psychiatry residency program at Tulane. He has published more than 25 papers, abstracts, and book chapters dealing with an array of topics related to both internal medicine and psychiatry. He was recently elected to fellowship in the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine. His current research interests include computerized screening for psychopathology in the primary care patient. Dr. Tynes is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Neurology as well as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at Tulane.

Phone: (504) 988-7675
E-mail: L. Lee Tynes, M.D., Ph.D.

Lee Tynes MD PhD

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