Salzburg Global Seminar Session Participant Profiles
Sun 07 Dec - Fri 12 Dec, 2014

Robert Drake Robert Drake (Chairperson)

Country/Region: United States of America

Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center

Professor of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH, USA

Most Recently Attended: (2013)
The Drive for Universal Health Coverage: Health Care Delivery Science and the Right to High-Value Health Care

Biography:
Robert Drake, M.D, Ph.D., is the Andrew Thomson Professor of Psychiatry, Community and Family Medicine, and Health Policy and Clinical Practice at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and the former Director of the Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center. Dr. Drake has studied psychiatric rehabilitation for nearly 40 years. He is internationally known for his many contributions to transforming services toward greater alignment with client goals and recovery process. He is the co-developer of the Individual Placement and Support (IPS) model of supported employment, one of the most successful and influential of evidence-based practices. He has devoted his career to the conceptualization, development, evaluation, and dissemination of evidence-based practices, including IPS, integrated dual disorders treatment, and many other models. He has conducted numerous randomized controlled trials and has extensively reviewed the psychiatric rehabilitation literature and has published more than 20 books and over 500 research articles. Dr. Drake earned a B.A. in Biology from Princeton University, a Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology, and an M.D. from Duke University