Chiamaka Nwankiti, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Chiamaka Nwankiti

Contact Info

nwank004@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-273-9412

Fax 612-273-9774

Office Address:
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
F282/2A West-B
8393A (Campus Delivery Code)
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Mailing Address:
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
F282/2A West-B
8393A (Campus Delivery Code)
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Administrative Assistant Name
Teneshia Collins

Administrative Email
coll1148@umn.edu

University of Nigeria Medical School

General Adult Psychiatry Residency, University of Minnesota

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship, University of Minnesota

Masters in Public Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota.

MBBS, University of Nigeria, 2004

Summary

I received my MBBS in Family Medicine from the University of Nigeria. I completed my MPH in Maternal and Child Health, my psychiatry residency, and child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship, here at the University of Minnesota.

I am an Assistant Professor and Board-certified psychiatrist who is committed to providing compassionate, patient- centered care for children and adolescents with various mental health challenges such as Depressive disorders, Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorders, Anxiety disorders, Trauma and stress related disorders.

I have clinical and research interests in psychopharmacology, cultural psychiatry and global mental health - awareness, education and disparities. I am also the co-founder of both the UMP Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Bridging Clinic and the UMP Transitional Age Youth (TAY) Clinic.

Professional Associations

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry