Matthew Goldenberg, M.D., is a psychiatrist and assistant professor at the Uniformed Services University. He has been on the faculty at USUHS since 2009 and is the director of the third-year medical student clerkship in psychiatry as of June 2009. He is also on the clinical staff at Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Prior to arriving at USUHS, he was a faculty member at Dartmouth Medical School where he directed the medical student psychiatry clerkship and served as the director of psychiatric emergency and consultation/liaison services at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center.
A native of Birmingham, Alabama, Dr. Goldenberg graduated from Yale College in 1999 with a degree in history and received the Potter and Clement prizes for his senior thesis, Touchdown, Brown: Race, Football and the Desegregation of Birmingham Schools, 1954-1980. He received his medical degree from Yale in 2003 and then completed residency training in general psychiatry at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill where he also served as chief resident.
Dr. Goldenberg’s professional interests include medical student education, psychosomatic medicine, as well as international and refugee mental health. He received a certificate in Global Mental Health from the Harvard Program in Refugee Trauma in 2009. He is a member of the American Psychiatric Association and the Association of Directors of Medical Student Education in Psychiatry (ADMSEP).