Debra R. Kahn, M.D.
- Director, Psychosomatic Medicine Service
- Fellowship Director, Psychosomatic Medicine
Dr. Kahn runs the inpatient psychiatric consultation service that provides assistance to medical and surgical patients within a busy tertiary care teaching hospital.
She also provides outpatient consultations and psychiatric care for patients wishing to receive renal transplantation, donate a kidney, or receive weight loss surgery.
M.D., UC San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco CA 2001
B.A., Stanford University, Palo Alto CA 1994
Internship: Psychiatry and Family Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2001-2002
Psychiatry, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2002-2006
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2008
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology- Psychosomatic Medicine, 2009
Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine
American Psychiatric Association
Association of Women Psychiatrists
Select Recent Publications
Bourgeois JA, Kahn D, Servis M. Reflections on psychosomatic medicine as a third-year medical student clerkship: an integrated experience that demonstrates the biopsychosocial model. Acad Psychiatry. 2012 May 1;36(3):240-2.
Kahn DR, Bourgeois JA, Klein SC, Iosif AM. A prospective observational study of decisional capacity determinations in an academic medical center. Int J Psychiatry Med. 2009;39(4):405-15.
Xiong GL, Palomino A, Kahn DR, Bourgeois JA. Antipsychotic induced catatonia: a case of probable dementia with Lewy bodies. J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2009 Fall;21(4):472-3.
Leung MW, Kahn D. Manic Symptoms with Psychotic Features Following a Hysterectomy. Psychiatry Weekly. 6(10), 2011.