Peter Yellowlees, M.D.

Dr. Yellowlees

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
2230 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817


Dr Yellowlees is vice chair for faculty development and professor of psychiatry as well as director of the Graduate Program in Health Informatics at UC Davis. He is a member of the Institute of Medicine's review committee evaluating the national VA mental health services for veterans, a board member of the American Telemedicine Association, and is also on the board of HealthLinkNow Inc. He is an experienced speaker and media commentator who has a number of research interests and is presently working on projects involving Internet e-mail and video consultation services and the development and validation of asynchronous telepsychiatry. Dr. Yellowlees has worked in public and private sectors in the United States, Australia and the UK, in academia, and in rural settings. He has published five books and over 200 scientific articles and book chapters.


B.S., University of London, UK, 1976
M.D., Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, UK, 1979