William Robiner

Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine


Administrative Info
Name: Amy Wang
Email: ausen018@umn.edu

Dr. Robiner is a board-certified clinical health psychologist and Director of Health Psychology. His clinical practice is primarily in the Primary Care Clinic and via telehealth. He provides psychological consultation throughout the University of Minnesota Medical Center. He serves on several interdisciplinary teams and is involved with
diverse research projects.

Research Summary

Adherence, Clinical Trials, Depression, Diabetes, Professional Development, Professional Regulation (i.e., licensure), Psychology and Mental Health Workforce, Wellbeing of Health Professionals

Clinical Summary

Adherence; Anxiety Disorders; Depression/ Mood Disorders; Health Psychology; Insomnia; Obesity/weight loss; Psychological aspects of medical and neurological illnesses; Psychotherapy/stress management

Selected Publications

Selected Publications

Robiner, W. N., Thompson Buum, H. A., Eckerstorfer, M., Kim, M. H., Kirsch, J. D. (2023). Sabbaticals in US medical schools. American Journal of Medicine, 136(3), 322-328.doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2022.11.007,
Robiner, W. N., Dorzinski, C. A. (2023). Suicide and homicide deaths of PAs: Analysis of the National Violent Death Reporting System. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. doi: 10.1097/01.JAA.0000931436.58333.83,
Design of investigation, Manuscript preparation Li, T., Freese, R., Robiner, W. N. (2022). Suicides of psychologists and other health professionals: National Violent Death Reporting System data, 2003-2018. American Psychologist, 77(4), 551-564. doi: 10.1037/amp0001000,
Design of survey questions, Manuscript preparation Kalb, E., Robiner, W. N., Bruschwein, H., Seay, A., Grus, C., Ward, W. L. (2021). Interprofessional education in psychology doctoral programs, internships, and postdoctoral Training: A survey of training directors. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings.,
Design of investigation, Manuscript preparation Robiner, W. N., Li, T. (2021). Psychologist homicide victims: The National Violent Death Reporting System and other sources. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 78(2), 167-183. doi: 10.1002/jclp.23199,



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