Renate Hoosmann Rosenthal, Ph.D.

Director of Medical Student Education in Psychiatry
Assistant Dean for Behavioral Science Integration

Dr. Rosenthal was born in Germany and spent her formative years in Southern Germany and Austria. She immigrated to the United States in 1967 and attended the University of Arizona, where she obtained a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology 1975. She joined the faculty at the University of TN Health Science Center that same year. In 1995, she became Director of Medical Student Education in Psychiatry. Her clinical interests include psychosomatic and anxiety disorders, chronic pain syndromes, mind-body relationships, and end-of-life issues.

She has received numerous “Golden Apple” teaching awards, as well as the “Best Clerkship Director” award. She is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha, and a Fellow of the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine.

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Renate Rosenthal, Ph.D.

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Office of Medical Education

910 Madison Avenue, Ste 1031
Memphis, Tennessee 38163
Phone: (901) 448-5506
Fax: (901) 448-1488

Interim Associate Dean, Medical Education:
Michael Whitt, PhD

Scott E. Strome, MD
Robert Kaplan Executive Dean
Vice Chancellor for Clinical Affairs
910 Madison Ave, Ste 1002
Memphis, TN 38163