Robert J. Boland, MD
Dr. Boland is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and the Vice Chair for Education at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston MA. He is the residency training director for the Brigham and Women’s/Harvard Medical School Psychiatry Residency. As an ABPN Director, Dr. Boland serves on the Psychiatry Council and as Chair of the Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Steering and Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Certification and MOC Examination Committees. He is Vice Chair for the MOC Pilot Project-Psychiatry, and Certification Examination Combined – Psychiatry Committees. Dr. Boland is also Chair of the Certification Examination Combined – Basic Neurology and Neuroscience Subcommittee. He is a member of the Core Competencies, Credentials-Psychiatry, Conflict of Interest, Alternative Pathways Oversight, Strategic Planning, and Maintenance of Certification Committees. He is an AMA nominee to the Psychiatry Delegates to the RRC. Dr. Boland is also the liaison to the ACLP. He is the past president for the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine (now the Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry), the American Association of Directors of Residency Training and the Association for Academic Psychiatry and currently chairs the Residency Review Committee for the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). In the past he was the Chair for the Psychiatry Milestone Project Subspecialty Workgroup and for several Special Section Scientific Review groups for the National Institutes of Health.