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Roger C Burket, MD

Division:
Psychiatry: Child and Family
Department:
Pediatrics
Call 434.243.6950
Primary Location:

PO Box

Directions
Phone:
434.243.6950
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Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Psychiatry and Neurology- Psychiatry, 1992; Psychiatry and Neurology- Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1993
Clinical Practice:
Anxiety Disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)-child, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Depression, Anxiety Disorders in Children, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)-Child, Oppositional Defiant Disorder - Children, Bipolar Disorder - Child, Adjustment Disorders - Child, Pediatric Psychiatry
Appointment:

Division Head, Division of Child and Family Psychiatry

About
Title:
Professor of Psychiatric Medicine
Biography

Dr. Burket is Chief, Developmental Disorders Section and Director, Child and Family Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences at UVA. He is a graduate of Penn State University (Aerospace Engineering), received his Medical Degree from George Washington University and completed General Psychiatry Residency and Child Psychiatry Fellowship training at the University of Florida. He then served in faculty positions at the University of Florida and the Medical College of Georgia before coming to UVA in 1997. His research interests include delinquency, ADHD, personality disorders, affective disorders, psychopharmacology, and most recently telemedicine. He is the author or coauthor of over thirty articles and book chapters on children's mental health topics.

Education
Primary:
George Washington University, 1981
Residency:
General Psychiatry, Shands Hospital/University of Florida
Fellowships:
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Florida