Peter Yellowlees, MD, Psychiatry, Sacramento, CA, University of California, Davis Medical Center


Psychiatry Sacramento, CA

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Professor, Psychiatry & Chief Wellness Officer, UC Davis Health

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  • Office

    Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis
    2230 Stockton Blvd.
    Sacramento, CA 95817
    Phone(916) 734-8581
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  • Experienced, collaborative and innovative physician leader and clinician-scientist with considerable administrative public and private sector experience and change management expertise, who has a broad academic background in research and education in the domains of Psychiatry, Physician Health, Health Informatics, Online Education and Health Services Research.
  • Peter Yellowlees MD President American Telemedicine Association 2018

    Plenary presentation at the American Telemedicine Association May 2018 Conference in Chicago on the future of Telemedicine and Virtual Care - from Access to ...

Education & Training

  • Flinders University of South AustraliaOTHER_TRAINING
  • Royal Free Hospital and University College London Medical SchoolMEDICAL_SCHOOL
  • University of LondonOTHER_TRAINING

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2007 - 2022

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Chief of Staff Award University of California, Davis, 2017
  • "Dean's Team Award" University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, 2013
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2013
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • A Pilot Randomized Trial of Asynchronous and Synchronous Telepsychiatry in Skilled Nursing Facilities  
    Xiong GL, Iosif AM, Godwin HT, Khan M, Parish MB, Yellowlees P, Kahn D, J Am Med Dir Assoc, 1/1/2018
  • The Emerging Imperative for a Consensus Approach Toward the Rating and Clinical Recommendation of Mental Health Apps  
    Torous J, Firth J, Huckvale K, Larsen ME, Cosco TD, Carney R, Chan S, Pratap A, Yellowlees P, Wykes T, Keshavan M, Christensen H, J Nerv Ment Dis, 1/1/2018
  • Review of Use and Integration of Mobile Apps Into Psychiatric Treatments  
    Chan S, Godwin H, Gonzalez A, Yellowlees PM, Hilty DM, Curr Psychiatry Rep, 1/30/2017
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Books/Book Chapters

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  • PsychVACS (v.2.0): A System for Asynchronous Telepsychiatry (ATP) Across Cultural Barriers.
    Odor A, Yellowlees P, Hilty D, Riedl A, Than N, Burke M, Iosif A, AMIA 35th Annual Symposium, Washington, DC, 1/1/2011
  • Cross cultural store-and-forward telepsychiatry.
    Yellowlees P, Hilty D, Odor A, Iosif A, Burke M, American Telemedicine Association 14th Annual Conference, Las Vegas, NV, 1/1/2009
  • Carbon credits for telemedicine?
    Yellowlees P, Chorba K, Burke M, American Telemedicine Association 14th Annual Conference, Las Vegas, NV, 1/1/2009
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  • "Telemedicine" 
  • "ATA and APA Guidelines." 
    Chicago - 1/30/2018
  • Technology as a solution for physician burnout. 
    Austin, TX - 1/28/2018
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  • Telemedicine past and present. 
    Yellowlees P, APA Legislative Group Webinar
  • Asynchronous Telepsychiatry as a component of hybrid psychiatric care. 
    Yellowlees P, Fedtel National Webinar
  • Telemedicine's role in combatting the Opioid Epidemic. 
    Yellowlees P, CHQI National Webinar
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Press Mentions

  • Reading List: Select Healthcare Transformation Library 2.0
    Reading List: Select Healthcare Transformation Library 2.0October 31, 2020 14:16
  • Pandemic Tests an Already-Fragile College Mental Health System
    Pandemic Tests an Already-Fragile College Mental Health SystemAugust 28, 2020 10:49
  • The Healers Are Hurting
    The Healers Are HurtingAugust 24, 2020 09:47
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Hospital Affiliations