Welcome to MGH / McLean!

We are a vibrant learning community with a strong commitment to providing quality patient care, expanding our knowledge through research and innovation, teaching and life long learning and serving our local community.

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An integrated program across two historic campuses

With training shared across the two historic campuses in downtown Boston and nearby Belmont, residents have access to unparalleled resources in a general hospital and a free-standing psychiatric hospital.

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A culture of career mentorship

Faculty of the MGH/McLean program, themselves leaders in psychiatry, thrive on fostering the careers of the residents. Pictured, from left: Scott Rauch MD, Chair, Partners Psychiatry and Mental Health and President of McLean Hospital; Felicia Smith MD, Director of Residency Training; and Jerrold Rosenbaum MD, Chief of Psychiatry at MGH.

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Building friends and colleagues for a lifetime

Current residents favorite thing about the program? Each other. It’s a common theme, and one that promotes a rewarding experience, both at work and at play.

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Fostering Research and Mentorship

Whether it’s studying the basic neuroscience of memory and emotion, testing a novel therapeutic intervention, or getting involved in mental health policy, our program is designed to help each resident navigate the system to find their future career niche, including a program tailored specifically for the psychiatrist neuroscientist.

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Resident Perspectives


David Beckmann, PGY3

The PGY-3 year is a time to delve into outpatient psychiatry,...

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Mary Zeng, PGY2

Intern year seemed long while I was there, but now I can’t...

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Latest Residency News:

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A New Clue into the Genetic Contribution to Addiction

A gene essential for normal brain development, and linked to autism spectrum disorders, also plays a critical role in addiction-related behaviors, according Christopher Cowan, Ph.D. director of the Integrated Neurobiology Laboratory McLean Hospital.

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Rubin and Smith

MGH/McLean Psychiatry Residency Program Voted #1

In the first year of ranking residency programs, US News & World report voted MGH/McLean to the top of the list.

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Boston, More than Just History and Sports

In a city that is famous for it's world famous sporting events and history, Boston has an eclectic mix of lesser know activities for Bostonian's to enjoy.

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