Lieutenant Commander, Medical Corps, U.S. Navy
School of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Scientist, Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress
Madeline Teisberg, DO, MS, is a board certified psychiatrist and Assistant Professor at the Uniformed Services University (USUHS). Dr. Teisberg graduated from the University of Minnesota- Twin Cities with a Bachelor of Science in biology and earned her medical degree from West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine under the Navy’s Health Professions Scholarship Program. She was selected as a Public Psychiatry Resident-Fellow for the American Psychiatric Association and served as the resident of the year for the Washington Psychiatric Society 2017. After completing her psychiatry residency at the National Capital Consortium at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, her first duty assignment was as Expeditionary Psychiatrist with COMPHIBRON ELEVEN based out of Sasebo, Japan. From there, she spent 300+ days underway in support of PACFLT operations between 2018-2020. She subsequently returned to teach as faculty in the psychiatry department at the Uniformed Services University School of Medicine. She is currently enrolled in the Health Professions Medical Education program at the Uniformed Services University as a Masters candidate.
As billeted faculty at USUHS, Dr. Teisberg serves as the co-director of the neuroscience module, teaches in the clerkship and engages in research surrounding app-based biofeedback, sleep education and nightmare resolution. She also serves as a member of the APA Committee on the Psychiatric Dimensions of Disasters.