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Iqbal Ahmed, MD

Faculty Psychiatrist, Tripler Army Medical Center: Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences

Office Address

  • Tripler Army Medical Center
    1 Jarrett White Road
    Tripler Army Medical Center, HI 96859
    Phone: (808) 433-6389
    Fax: (808) 433-6429

Iqbal Ahmed, MD

Psychiatry Tripler Army Medical Center, HI

Faculty Psychiatrist, Tripler Army Medical Center: Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Psychiatry: Geriatric, Psychosomatic Medicine, Psychopharmacology, Neuropsychiatry
  • Clinical Interests: Psychosomatic Medicine; Geriatric Psychiatry; Psychopharmacology; Neuropsychiatry; Dementia; Culture

Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Clinical ProfessorUniformed Services University of Health Sciences (USUHS)
    Bethesda, MD
  • Clinical ProfessorJohn A. Burns School of Medicine at University of Hawaii
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Vice Chair for Education, Dept. of Psychiatry (2001-2004); Professor of Psychiatry (1997-2010); Director of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Psychopharmacology, Department of Psychiatry (2009-2010); Clinical Professor of Geriatric Medicine (2010-Present)
  • FacultyTripler Army Medical Center
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Attending Psychiatrist, Psychiatric Emergency and Consultation Service (PECS)
  • Director of PsychopharmacologyUniversity of Hawaii
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Liaison (1999-2003)
  • Assistant Training DirectorJohn A. Burns School of Medicine at University of Hawaii
    Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Program Director, General Psychiatry Residency ProgramJohn A. Burns School of Medicine at University of Hawaii
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry (1992-1997); Training Director, General Psychiatry Residency Program (1996-1998); Co-Program Director, Geriatric Psychiatry Residency Program (1996-1998); Vice Chair, Dept. of Psychiatry (1999-2001); Director, Adult Division, Dept. of Psychiatry (1999-2001)
  • Assistant ProfessorTufts University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA

Education & Medical Training

  • Boston City HospitalFellowship, Consultation/Liaison Psychiatry
  • Boston University School of MedicineFellowship, Psychosomatic Medicine
  • University of Nebraska Medical CenterResidency, General Psychiatry
  • Nebraska Psychiatric InstituteResidency, General Psychiatry
  • St.Martha's hospitalOther Training, SOH, Anesthesiology
  • St. John's Medical CollegeSt. John's Medical CollegeMedical School
  • St.Martha's hospitalOther Training, Internship
  • St. Joseph's CollegeOther Training, PUC and PPC

Certifications & Licensure

  • HI State Medical LicenseHI State Medical License1991 - 2016
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyPsychiatry, 1980
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyGeriatric Psychiatry, 1991
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyPsychosomatic Medicine, 2005

Publications & Presentations

PubMed · Citations by Web of Science®

Journal Articles

  • Psychosis Secondary to Traumatic Brain Injury.  Fujii, D.E.M; Ahmed, I, Neuropsychiatry, Neuropsychology and Behavioral Neurology, 9: 133-138
  • Pharmacologic Treatment of Behavioral Symptoms of Alzheimer's Dementia - A review and a Possible Strategy.  Ahmed, I, Clinical Gerontologist, Vol 16, No. 1: 3-16
  • Possible Interaction of Fluoxetine with Pimozide. Producing Sinus Bradycardia.  Ahmed, I; Dagincourt, P.B; Miller, L.B; Shader, R, Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, Vol. 38, No. 2: 62-63

Books/Book Chapters

  • The Neurobiology of Memory Concepts, Findings, Trends Yadin Dudai.  
    Ahmed, I; Gansler, D
    Editors: .Oxford University Press
  • Encyclopedia of Immigrant Health. Chapter: Cross Cultural Health 
    Suzuki R, Ahmed I
    Editors: Sana Loue, Martha Sajatovic.Springer
  • Encyclopedia of Immigrant Health. Chapter: Cross Cultural Medicine 
    Ong J, Ahmed I
    Editors: Sana Loue, Martha Sajatovic.Springer

Abstracts/Posters

  • Comparison of the Saint Louis University Mental Status Examination, the Montreal Cognitive Assessment, and the Mini-Mental State Examination for Detecting Mild NDD -- A Pilot Study. Ong Aulwes,J, Nishimura S, Suzuki R, Goebert D, Lu B, Ahmed I, Hostetter G, Annual Meeting of American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry, Washington, D.C
  • The Role of Geriatrics and Geriatric Psychiatry in Medical Education. Roberson ES, Williams S, Wong B, Ahmed I, 31st Annual Meeting of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training, Long Beach, California
  • Mind and Brain – Teaching an Integrative View of Neuroscience and Psychotherapy. Ahmed, I; Spitz, D, Annual Meeting of Association for Academic Psychiatry, Vancouver, British Columbia

Lectures

  • Caring for Family, Caring for your Yourself. Caregiver Conference, The Elderly Affairs Division of the City and County of Honolulu, Hawaii
  • “Curriculum in Geriatric Psychiatry: How and Where are We Teaching What” for Geriatric Psychiatry Training Directors. Annual Meeting of American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry, Orlando, Florida
  • Assessing competency/incompetency. Guardianship Workshop. Organized by the Executive Office of Aging, State of Hawaii’ in Honolulu

Other

Professional Memberships"

  • Academy of Psychosomatic MedicineDistinguished Life Fellow

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