Anna Ratzliff, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Anna’s passion for translating complex research into practical, real-world applications began when she received her MD and PhD in anatomy and neurobiology at the University of California at Irvine. Today, she is a nationally recognized expert on collaborative care and training teams to implement and deliver mental health treatments in primary care settings.
In her current role at UW, Anna has developed expertise in suicide prevention training, mental health workforce development, adult learning best practices, and mentorship. She is the Director of the AIMS Center (Advancing Integrated Mental Health Solutions), the Director of the Psychiatry Residency Program, Director of the UW Integrated Care Training Program for residents and fellows, and leads a national collaborative care training program for the American Psychiatric Association’s Transforming Clinical Practices Initiative grant.