Complete Curriculum Vitae

June 2017

Present Professional Practice:
Private practice of Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry, and Psychoanalysis at 5225 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Suite 215, Washington, DC 20015

From 1995 to 2014: Psychiatrist (half-time), Department of Defense, Deployment Health Clinical Center (Formerly Gulf War Health Center), at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Licensure and Qualifications
Licensed: District of Columbia, Maryland

Distinguished Life Fellow, American Psychiatric Association

Member, American College of Psychiatrists

Fellow, American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry

Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners

Current Academic Positions
Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland

Scientist, Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress

Education and Professional Training
Washington and Lee University, 1950-53

Yale University School of Medicine, 1953-57; M.D., 1957

St Elizabeths Hospital, Washington DC
Rotating Internship, 1957-58
Psychiatric Residency (3 years), 1958-61

Graduate, Washington Psychoanalytic Institute, 1975

Military Service

U.S. Navy Medical Corps: Active duty as Psychiatrist, 1961-63: (LT, LCDR, USNR): Served at U.S. Naval Hospitals, Philadelphia and Bethesda. Active in supervision and teaching psychiatric residents at both hospitals.

Awards
American Psychiatric Association. For Fifty Years of Service. January 2012

Washington Psychiatric Society, presented June 2011: For Extraordinary Leadership and Accomplishments, including Ethics Chair 2008-2010

Certificate of Appreciation for Contribution to the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury, presented 19 March 2010 by Loree K. Sutton, M.D., Brigadier General, Medical Corps, USA, Director DCoE

American Psychiatric Association's Roeske Award for Excellence in Medical Student Education, presented May 2003

Army Certificate of Achievement for Distinguished Service, Presented by Commanding General, North American Regional Medical Command, 5 January 2001

Sustained Superior Performance Award, Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine, 1996 and 1997

Outstanding Service Award, Washington Psychiatric Society, 1988 and 1990

William Alanson White Prize, Medical Society of St. Elizabeths Hospital, twice during residency

Professional Society and Community Service

American Psychiatric Association:
Board of Trustees (Area 3 Trustee, 2010-2016)
(General Member, 1962; Fellow, 1973; Life Fellow, 1996; Distinguished Life Fellow, 2003)

American Psychiatric Association Components:

Committee on By-Laws, 2017-2020
Isaac Ray Award Committee, 2004-2010
Council on Psychiatry and Law: Corresponding Member, 2002-2008;Consultant, 2008-09
Manfred S. Guttmacher Award Board: Member,1996-2002; Chair,1999-2000, 2000-01, 2001-02
Committee of Tellers, 2000-01, 2001-02
Local Arrangements Committee, 1999 Annual Meeting, Washington, DC
Local Arrangements Coordinator, 1997 Institute on Psychiatric Services, Washington, DC
Committee on Private Practice, 1996-99
Committee on Advertising, 1980-85 (Chair, 1984-85)
Task Force on Psychiatric Rehabilitation in Correctional Systems, 1973-79

American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law:
Executive Councilor, 2007-2010
Peer Review of Psychiatric Testimony Committee, 1995-2001
Program Committee, 2001-06
Private Practice Committee, 2001-2016
President, Chesapeake Bay Chapter, 1993-95
American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry

Committee on Public Information, 2000-03

American College of Psychiatrists
Member since 2014
Committee on Longterm Planning & Policy, 2017-2020

Washington Psychiatric Society:
President, 1996-97
Executive Council, 1971-73; 1988-90; 1994-
Ethics Committee: Chair, 2008-2010; Member 1981-90, 2008-2018
Federal Legislative Representative, 1998-2010
Co-chairman, Economics and Insurance Committee, 1976-77

Suburban Maryland Chapter, Washington Psychiatric Society
Chairman, 1970-72
Vice Chairman, 1968-70
Treasurer, 2009-12

Peer Review Committee, Suburban Maryland Psychiatric Society, 1990-95
Performed Peer Review for Board of Physician Quality Assurance

Southern Psychiatric Association

Member since 2012

Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, MD, Department of Psychiatry
Emeritus Staff, 2009-
Chairman, 1985-89 and 1997-2000
Medical Director, 1989-91
Vice Chairman, 1980-81
Secretary-Treasurer, 1968-71

Montgomery County Criminal Justice Coordinating Commission, 1981-91

Montgomery County (MD) Medical Society
Member 40+ years
Executive Board, 1970s
Interprofessional Committee

Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland
Member 40+ years

Greater Washington Council of Psychiatric Day Treatment Centers
Executive Committee, 1973-77

Forensic Experience
Have qualified as expert witness on numerous occasions in Federal and State Courts as well as in Courts Martial

Past Professional Positions
Staff Psychiatrist and Coordinator of Not Criminally Responsible Hearings, Clifton T. Perkins Hospital Center, Jessup, Maryland, 1982-1995

Executive Director, The Medical and Psychiatric Study Center, Inc., 1972-77

Founding Partner, The Potomac Foundation for Mental Health
Medical Director, 1969-71

Private Practice of Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis, and Forensic Psychiatry, Bethesda, Maryland, and Washington, D.C., 1963-present

Psychiatrist, Montgomery County Mental Health Center, 1963-68

Staff Psychiatrist, St. Elizabeths Hospital, 1961

Prior Teaching Appointments
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, 1991-1999
Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry, 1999-2016; Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry, 2016-

University of Maryland Law School
Guest Lecturer, 1980-88

Maryland State Bar Association, Annual Convention, 1984
Demonstration of expert psychiatric testimony

Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, 1969

George Washington University School of Medicine
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, 1967-81

American University's Center for Administration of Justice

University of Maryland's Criminology Institute

Editorial Assignments
Review Editor, Frontiers of Forensic Psychiatry

Reviewer, The Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law

Publications

"Confidentiality and Security Clearances: A Reasoned Debate," by Barry Landau, MD, and Brian Crowley, MD,  The Washington Psychiatrist, Summer 2014, pages 14-19

"The Psychiatrist in the Security Clearance Process," The Washington Psychiatrist, Winter 2014, pages 11-12

"Law and Psychiatry: Assessing Civil Competence," Journal of Psychiatric Practice, Nov. 2006, Vol. 12, No. 6, pages 402-405

"Assessing Civil Competence: A Case Vignette," in American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law Newsletter, September 2006, pages 14-15

Book Essay and Review on "Clinicians in Court," in Psychiatry: Interpersonal and Biological Processes, Vol. 66, No. 4, Winter 2003, pages 368-69

"The Assessment of Danger in Everyday Practice." Psychiatric Times, Vol. 20, No. 6, June 2003, pages 74-78

"Measures to Take After Diagnosis of Violence or Danger."Psychiatric Times, Vol. 20, No. 7, July 2003, pages 15-17

"Gender Differences in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder After Motor Vehicle Accidents." Carol S. Fullerton, Ph.D.; Robert J. Ursano, M.D.; Richard S. Epstein, M.D.; Brian Crowley, M.D.; Kelley Vance, M.P.H.; Tzu-Cheg Kao, Ph.D.; Angela Dougall, Ph.D.; Andrew Baum, Ph.D. Am J Psychiatry, Sept. 2001, Vol.158, No. 9, pages 1486-91

"Measurement of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Community Samples." Carol S. Fullerton, Ph.D.; Robert J. Ursano, M.D.; Richard S. Epstein, M.D.; Brian Crowley, M.D.; Kelley L. Vance, M.P.H.; Karrie J. Craig; Andrew Baum, Ph.D. Nord J. Psychiatry, Vol 54, No. 1. 2000

"Peritraumatic Dissociation Following Motor Vehicle Accidents." Carol S. Fullerton, Ph.D.; Robert J. Ursano, M.D.; Richard S. Epstein, M.D.; Brian Crowley, M.D.; Kelley Vance, M.P.H.; Tsu-Cheg Kao, Ph.D.; Andrew Baum, Ph.D. J Nerv Ment Dis 188:267-272, 2000

"Peritraumatic Dissociation and PTSD Following Motor Vehicle Accidents." Robert J. Ursano, M.D.; Carol S. Fullerton, Ph.D.; Richard S. Epstein, M.D.; Brian Crowley, M.D.; Kelley Vance, M.P.H.; Tzu-Cheg Kao, Ph.D.; Andrew Baum, Ph.D.; Am J Psychiatry Nov. 1999; Vol. 156; pages 1808-1810

Acute and Chronic Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Following Motor Vehicle Accidents." Robert J. Ursano, M.D.; Carol S. Fullerton, Ph.D.; Richard S. Epstein, M.D.; Brian Crowley, M.D.; Tzu-Cheg Kao, Ph.D.; Kelley Vance, M.P.H.; Karrie J. Craig, Ph.D.; Angela L. Dougall, M.S.; Andrew Baum, Ph.D.; Am J. Psychiatry, April 1999; Vol. 156, No. 4, pages 589-595

"Day Hospitalization as a Cost-Effective Alternative to Inpatient Care: A Pilot Study," with William Guillette, M.D., S. Alan Savitz, M.D., and F. Dee Goldberg, M.H.A. Hospital and Community Psychiatry, Vol. 29, No. 8, August 1978

"A New Look at An Old Problem: The Insanity Defense in Criminal Cases." Presented to International Academy of Trial Judges, London, October 1975

"Maryland's Defective Delinquent Law: Nightmarish Prelude to 1984." Corrective Psychiatry and Journal of Social Therapy, Vol. 18, No. 1, 1972

"Ariadne's Spool: The Independent Day Hospital." With Herbert Winston, M.D., John A. McCormack, M.D., Donald Goldberg, M.D., Ralph H. Meng, M.D. Read at the American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, May 1970

Three clinical papers of psychotherapy of acute and chronic schizophrenia; hysterical blindness; and brief psychotherapy, all in Proceedings of the Medical Society of St. Elizabeths Hospital, 1958-61

"Behavioral Effects of Drugs Influencing Serotonin." M.D. Thesis, Yale University Library (unpublished)

Presentations

“Evaluations at the Interface of Psychiatry and the Law: Fitness for Duty, Security Clearance, IMEs”.  Presentation and Discussion, Occupational Medicine residents and staff at USUHS, June 8, 2017

“Primary Care and Psychiatry in the Military.”  The STEPS-UP collaborative care study bringing enhanced care for PTSD and Depression to soldiers at six active-duty military sites.  Workshop at Annual Meeting, American Psychiatric Association, Toronto,  May 17, 2015

“Practicing in the Ninth Decade: Opportunities and Issues.”  With Herbert Pardes, M.D., Alan Stone, M.D., Roger Peele, M.D., and Norman (Drew) Clemons, M.D.   Workshop at Annual Meeting, American Psychiatric Association, Toronto, May 18, 2015

“APA Assembly as APA Members’ Voice and Center of Planning for Their Professional Future.”  Symposium at Annual Meeting, American Psychiatric Association, Toronto, May 19, 2015

"Solutions for Complex Ethical Cases in Private Practice," Workshop at American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, Annual Meeting, Chicago, Oct. 24, 2014

"Common Pitfalls in Private Forensic Practice,” in Course “Starting a Forensic Private Practice.” At American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, Annual Meeting, Montreal, Oct. 27, 2012

"Medi-Medi: A Ghost Story” Workshop at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, May 8, 2012. Rodrigo Munoz, M.D., Chair; Harold Eist, M.D.; Brian Crowley, M.D.; Roger Peele, M.D.

"Difficult Forensic Cases" Workshop. At American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, Annual Meeting, Boston, Oct. 29, 2011--presentation of the Private Practice Committee

“Integrative Intensive Care for War Zone Exposures: The Deployment Health Clinical Center Specialized Care Program.” At Armed Forces Public Health Conference, Hampton, VA, March 24, 2011.

Presenters: Pamela Novy, Ph.D, MAJ, USAF, Director SCP; Thomas Roesel, M.D., Ph.D.; Brian Crowley, M.D.; Karen Friedman, P.T.; Leslie Hunter, L.C.S.W.; Nancy Stano, L.P.N.

"Ask the Experts" Workshop. At American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Oct. 30, 2009--presentation of the Private Practice Committee

"Aiming for Fame: The Assassination Attempt by Arthur Herman Bremer on Governor George Wallace in the 1972 Presidential Campaign." At "Forensic Psychiatry: Crimes of the Washington Metropolitan Area," Washington Hospital Center, November 15, 2008

Presentation of Videotaped Testimony of Two Opposing Experts in Army Court Martial
--Dr. Crowley for the Defense; Dr. Grieger for the Prosecution
--Jury Verdict: Not Guilty.
American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, Oct.19, 2007--presentation of Peer Review Committee

"Establishing a Forensic Practice." Course Presentation by Panel at Annual Meeting, American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, Miami Beach, Oct. 20, 2007

"Comprehensive Psychiatry in Private Practice, 2007" at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, San Diego, May 22, 2007, Symposium 36

"Comprehensive Psychiatry in 2006: Confidentiality and Access to Care in Private Practice and in Military Practice," at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, Toronto, May 24, 2006, Symposium 90.

"Comprehensive Psychiatry: Patients with Medically Unexplained Physical Symptoms and PTSD," at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, Atlanta, May 26, 2005, Symposium 92.

"Dealing with the Media," in course titled "Establishing a Forensic Practice," American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, Annual Meeting, San Antonio, October 17, 2003

"The Future of Psychiatry" in "Practicing Psychiatry in 2003." Symposium 7, American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, May 19, 2003

"Dangerousness to Others: Assessment in Psychodynamic Practice." Paper presented to American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry at its Winter Meeting in San Antonio, December 7, 2002

"Practicing Psychiatry in 2002." Symposium 17, Annual Meeting, American Psychiatric Association, Philadelphia, May 20, 2002

Community Health Seminar, sponsored by Suburban Hospital, at Bethesda Chevy
Rescue Squad, Jan. 23, 2002
"Psychological and Behavioral Responses to Current World Events: Healthy Versus Pathological"

Forensic Network Conference, Jackson Hole, WY, July 23-24, 2001
"The Role of the Forensic Psychiatrist in Mental and Emotional Injury Claims: Evaluating Claims of PTSD, Depression and Other Mental Disorders"
"Interprofessional Ethics" Panel

Psychiatric Grand Rounds, Suburban Hospital, June 15, 2001
"Assessment of Dangerousness to Others"

Chair, Manfred S. Guttmacher Award Lecture, American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting
Philadelphia, May 19, 2002
New Orleans, May 6, 2001
Chicago, May 14, 2000
Co-chair, Washington, May 16, 1999
Co-chair, Toronto, May 31, 1998

American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Oct. 22, 1998
Committee on Peer Review of Psychiatric Testimony Panel Presentation

APA Institute on Psychiatric Services, Washington, DC, Oct. 26, 1997
Confidentiality and Privacy Issues in Practice Panel Presentation

Chair, Annual Awards Banquet, Washington Psychiatric Society, 1996 and 1997

Gulf War Health Center, WRAMC, May 1997
"The Psychopathology of Everyday Life: Introduction to Psychoanalytic Concepts"

Moderator, Presidential Election Debates, American Psychiatric Association
Washington, DC, 1995 and 1996

Grand Rounds, Department of Psychiatry, WRAMC, 16 Dec. 1993
"Assessment of Dangerousness"

Clifton T. Perkins Hospital Center, Jessup, MD, 1982-95
Dangerousness evaluations in insanity acquitees
Assessing fitness for release post-NGBRI
Release hearings coordination
How to testify effectively

Psychiatric Grand Rounds, Suburban Hospital, 1970s and 1980s
Laws affecting psychiatry in Maryland
Emergency Room consultation
Commitment
Managing the assaultive patient
Managing the suicidal patient
Rational malpractice prevention
Risk management
Dynamics of doctor/administrator interaction

Maryland General Assembly, 1976
Successful testimony in favor of maintaining the patient-psychiatrist privilege intact in face of bill weakening it

Montgomery County (MD) Medical Society, 1975
"Helping Our Own: Dealing with Impaired Colleagues"

Suburban Maryland Psychiatric Society, Bethesda, MD, 1970
"Involuntary Commitment of the Mentally Disordered: Present Status, Standards, and Problems"

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