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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 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

  • Childrens National Medical Center
    Childrens National Medical CenterFellowship, 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

  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 1976 - 2023
  • DC State Medical License
    DC State Medical License Active through 2022
  • 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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