Associate Professor, Dept of Psychiatry. Director, Psychiatry Clerkship, & Scientist, CSTS
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Washington, District of Columbia
Dr. Kelly L. Cozza is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry, the Director of the Psychiatry Clinical Clerkship, and a scientist with the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress (CSTS) at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS). She is also a senior faculty-clinician for the National Capital Consortium Psychiatry Residency Program and the Psychiatry Consultation Liaison Service at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. Dr. Cozza has published and lectured extensively in the areas of HIV care as well as psychopharmacology. She is board certified in Consultation Liaison Psychiatry, and is a reviewer for Psychosomatics, the Journal of the Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry. She is the co-chair of the Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Special Interest Group for HIV, and is a founding member of the World Psychiatric Association Section for HIV/AIDS. Dr. Cozza is also an active member of the ACLP Preconference Committee and the ACLP Medical Student Education Subcommittee. She has more than 29 years of experience in Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry and HIV care. Her current areas of clinical and research interest include HIV psychopharmacology and treatment, collaborative care of medically complicated older adults, PTSD in medically ill older adults, treatment of sleep concerns, and psychiatric education for medical students.