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Jill Scharff, MD, Psychiatry, Chevy Chase, MD, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital


Psychiatry Chevy Chase, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Clinical Professor, Psychiatry, Georgetown University School of Medicine

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  • Dr. Jill Scharff, MD is a board certified psychiatrist in Chevy Chase, Maryland. She is currently licensed to practice medicine in Maryland, Virginia, and District of Columbia. She is affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and is a Clinical Professor at Georgetown University School of Medicine.

Education & Training

  • Children's National Medical Center/George Washington University
    Children's National Medical Center/George Washington UniversityFellowship, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1973 - 1975
  • Tavistock Centre (Senior registrar)
    Tavistock Centre (Senior registrar)none, adolescent psychotherapy, 1973 - 1974
  • Royal Edinburgh Hospitals Group (Resident)
    Royal Edinburgh Hospitals Group (Resident)Scottish Conjoint DPM, general and community psychiatry, 1969 - 1973
  • University of Aberdeen Faculty of Medicine
    University of Aberdeen Faculty of MedicineClass of 1967

Certifications & Licensure

  • VA State Medical License
    VA State Medical License 2023 - 2026
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 1976 - 2025
  • DC State Medical License
    DC State Medical License Active through 2024
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Psychiatry
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Child Psychiatry
  • American Psychoanalytic AssociationChild and Adolescent Psychoanalysis
  • American Psychoanalytic Associationpsychoanalysis
  • Royal College of PsychiatristsPsychiatry

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • John A. Graf Visiting Professor Mayo Clinic, 2002
  • Distinguished Guest Presenter International Association of Marriage and Family Counseling, 1996

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