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Heather Greenspan, MD

Assistant Professor
Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences




  • BA, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
  • MS, New York University, NY, NY
  • MD, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

Postgraduate Training:

  • General Psychiatry Residency: Bergen Regional Medical Center, Paramus, NJ
  • C/L Psychiatry Fellowship Training: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA


Dr. Greenspan completed Emory’s C/L Fellowship program in 2015 and after a year at an affiliate hospital (Atlanta VAMC), rejoined Emory’s Department of Psychiatry in 2016. She served as the Associate Director of Emory University Hospital’s Psychiatric Consultation- Liaison Services from November 2017 until July 2020 when she was promoted to the role as Director.  Her clinical interests lie primarily in the area of C/L psychiatry, transplant psychiatry, psychological response to illness, teaching & expanding educational services for medical & PA students, residents/ and fellows on Emory University Hospital’s Psychiatric C/L Service.  She holds society memberships in the American Psychiatric Association and the Academy of C/L Medicine. She’s certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.