ABOUT THE EXPERT

Jonathan M. Meyer,

MD

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
University of California, San Diego
Psychopharmacology Consultant
California Department of State Hospitals
Sacramento, CA

Jonathan M. Meyer, MD, is a clinical professor of psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego) and a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. Dr Meyer is a graduate of Stanford University and Harvard Medical School. He finished his adult psychiatry residency at LAC+USC Medical Center, and he completed fellowships there in consultation/liaison psychiatry and psychopharmacology research. Dr Meyer has teaching duties at UC San Diego and the Balboa Naval Hospital in San Diego, and he is a consultant for the first episode psychosis programs at the Balboa Naval Hospital and in the state of Nevada.

Dr Meyer has lectured and published extensively on psychopharmacology and is the sole author of the chapter on the “Pharmacotherapy of Psychosis and Mania” from the last 3 editions of Goodman & Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. Along with Stephen M. Stahl, MD, he is coauthor of The Clozapine Handbook, which was published by Cambridge University Press in May 2019, and the upcoming handbook titled The Clinical Use of Antipsychotic Plasma Levels, which will be released in May 2021 by Cambridge University Press.

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