Scott R. Beach, M.D.

Dr. Beach is the MGH/McLean Adult Residency Program Director. Dr. Beach is an attending psychiatrist on the Consultation-Liaison and Acute Psychiatric Services at MGH and an Assistant Professor in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Beach received a medical degree from and completed his psychiatry residency training at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. After completing a Psychosomatic Medicine fellowship at MGH, he was awarded Dupont-Warren and Livingston Research Fellowships from HMS. He continues to conduct research as part of the Cardiac Psychiatry Research Group at MGH. Areas of clinical expertise include QT prolongation with psychiatric medications, catatonia, and deception syndromes. As Associate Program Director for 4 years, Dr. Beach oversaw the revision if the entire residency didactic curriculum and created a new staffing model in the MGH outpatient clinic. He has received multiple teaching awards, including the Edward Messner and Phillip Isenberg Resident Teaching Awards.


Program Director, MGH/McLean Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School


MD, University of Virginia School of Medicine
Residency, University of Virginia Health System
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital