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Mario Fahed, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Academic Office Location:
Psychiatry
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-2103
Phone: 860-679-4762
Website(s):

Department of Psychiatry

Dr. Fahed is a fellowship-trained geriatric psychiatrist treating patients 50 years and older experiencing emotional, cognitive, and behavioral symptoms.

Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
M.D.Saint Joseph UniversityMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
FellowshipYale University School of MedicineGeriatric Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Disease Research Unit
InternshipSaint Joseph UniversityPsychiatry, Medicine
ResidencySUNY Upstate Medical University HospitalPsychiatry

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Award for Outstanding Lecturer and Preceptor (2017-2018)Department of Psychiatry
Award for Highest Overall PRITE Score (2017-2018) Rank 1 in Program, 92 Percentile Nationally
Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award - Recognizing Residents Who Excel in Humanistic Skills, Both at the Bedside of the Patient and with the Learners Under Their Supervision for Two Consecutive Years: 2016 and 2017
Member of the Humanism Honor SocietyArnold P. Gold Foundation
Official Letter of Commendation from the Chair for Outstanding Teamwork, Leadership and Continued Excellence in Both Clinical and Academic Psychiatry, 2016-2017 and 2017-2018Department of Psychiatry
Teaching Award (2015-2016)Graduate Medical Education
Teaching Award (2015-2016)Department of Psychiatry

Anxiety
Apathy
Depression
Coping with a Loss
Social Stress of Aging
Dementia