Paula Powe, MD
Education & Training
Congratulations to the UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital Resident and Fellow Class of 2020!
This year the Department of Psychiatry held our first-ever virtual UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital (WPH) resident and fellow graduation—a festive and moving online event, hosted by Michael Travis, MD (Senior Director for Postgraduate Physician Training), celebrating the myriad accomplishments of this year’s graduating class. The themes of community and family, as well as the outstanding care delivered during the...
Dr. Paula Marie Powe, Medical Director of the Matilda H. Theiss Child Development Center, on Early Childhood Behavioral Health
Paula Marie Powe, MD, is medical director of the Matilda H. Theiss Child Development Center, which provides a spectrum of behavioral health services for children from infancy to five years old. Dr. Powe’s clinical practice in infant mental health, which pertains to a child's optimal social and emotional development, is driven by the notion that early trauma informs mental and physical health issues later in life...
Department of Psychiatry Welcomes New Clinician-Educator Faculty
The Department is pleased to welcome the following physicians to the faculty: Daniel Fishman MD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry. Dr. Fishman earned his MD at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and completed his adult psychiatry residency at WPIC. As a resident, he also participated in the Academic Administrator Clinician-Educator track and completed a Consultation Liaison Psychiatry Fellowship. He serves...