Alexis M Fertig, MD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Details

3811 O'Hara St.

Education & Training

Tulane University, School of Medicine Medicine
Tulane Univeristy, School of Public Health Epidemiology
Western Pscyhiatric Institute and Clinic, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMCPediatrics, General Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Specialty Certifications

Board Certification
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Child and Adolescent Psychiatry)

Current Appointments

Director, UPMC Center for Eating Disorders
Associate Director, Clinician Educator Faculty Development Program

Professional Affiliations

Member, Association for Academic Psychiatry
Member, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Member, Academy for Eating Disorders

Clinical Interests

Eating disorders; Child and adolescent psychiatry
Selected Clinical Publications & Products
  1. Sockalingam S, Micula-Gondek W, Lundblad W, Fertig A, Hawa R. Bariatric Surgery and Psychiatric Care. Am J Psychiatry 2017; 174(1):81-82.
  2. Lundblad W, Fertig AM, Sockalingam S. Integrated Models for Severe Obesity Management: Role for Psychosocial Teams. In Sockalingham S, Hawa R, editors. Psychiatric Care in Severe Obesity. Cham: Springer; 2017. 83-90.

Education Interests

Selected Education Publications & Products
  1. Fertig AM, Tew JD, Douaihy AB, Nash KC, Solai LK, Travis MJ, Zippay LB, Matthews KA, Lewis DA. Developing a Clinician Educator Faculty Development Program: Lessons Learned. Acad Psychiatry. 2017; 41(3): 417-422.