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William P. Shea, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Academic Office Location:
Psychiatry
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-2103
Phone: 860-679-4762
Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.S.Villanova UniversityBiology
M.D.Royal College of Surgeons of IrelandMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
InternshipSaint Francis Hospital & Med. CenterRotating Internship
ResidencyInstitute of LivingPsychiatry
FellowshipYale-New Haven HospitalConsultation Liaison Psychiatry

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Psychiatry Resident Inpatient Teaching Award-2013
Psychiatry Resident Inpatient Teaching Award-2011
Psychiatry Resident Teaching Award-2010
Psychiatry Resident Teaching Award-2008
Psychiatry Resident Teaching Award-2007
Distinguished Life Fellow-2005American Psychiatric Association
Golden Apple AwardUniversity of Connecticut Health Center
Distinguished Fellow-2003American Psychiatric Association
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
John Dempsey Hospital, Attending Psychiatrist CommitteeOtherMemberUConn HealthState2001
ProCare IPA, Inc., Utilization Review Quality Assurance CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19901992
ProCare IPA, Inc., Chairman Mental Health Liaison Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational19901992
Connecticut Psychiatric Society, Committee on Third Party PaymentsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState19901992
St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Advisory Committee Advisory CommitteeChairmanExternalState19891990
Connecticut Psychiatric Society, Alternative Health-Care Delivery Systems CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState19891992
ProCare IPA, Inc.Professional/Scientific OrganizationBoard of DirectorsExternalNational19881992
Connecticut Psychiatric Society: Executive Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState19881990
Connecticut Psychiatric Society, CouncilProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState19871992
Hartford Psychiatric Society Professional/Scientific OrganizationPresidentExternalRegional19841985
Hartford Psychiatric Society Professional/Scientific OrganizationPresident ElectExternalRegional19831984
Hartford Psychiatric Society Professional/Scientific OrganizationCouncilor to Connecticut Psychiatric Society ExternalRegional19821992
Connecticut Psychiatric SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMember of CouncilExternalState19821984
Hartford Psychiatric Society Professional/Scientific OrganizationCouncilorExternalRegional19811982
St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Medical Records Committee Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState19801990
St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Medical Staff Council Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState19771982
Hartford County Medical AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalRegional
Connecticut State Medical SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState
Association for Convulsive TherapyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational

Journal Articles

Reviews

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
ECT UpdateLectureConnecticut Valley Hospital2012Middletown, CT
Success with ECT Treatment in an Advanced Huntington’s Disease Patient with Medication-Refractory Depression, Persistent Suicidal Ideation, and ObsessionsPosterRoyal College of Surgeons in Ireland Scientific Meeting2011
ECT treatment for medication refractory depression, persistent suicidal ideation, and obsession with contamination in advanced Huntington's DiseasePosterWorld Congress on Huntington's Disease2011Melbourne, Australia
Ziprasidone for the Treatment of Psychosis/Severe Agitation in Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) and Other Dementias: A 6-week, Open-label, Pilot Study of Safety and EffectivenessPosterAmerican Association for Geriatric Psychiatry2005San Diego, California
Electroconvulsive TherapyOtherConnecticut Valley Hospital2003Middletown, CT