Robert L. Trestman

Dr. Robert L Trestman: Education Beyond Academics
Director of the UConn Health Center’s Correctional Managed Health Care

Robert Trestman is a Professor of Medicine, Psychiatry and Nursing at UCONN, and heads UCHC Correctional Managed Health Care. He received his PhD in Psychology and MD from the University of Tennessee, and trained in psychiatry and neurobiology at the Mt Sinai School of Medicine. Dr Trestman has studied the neurobiology and treatment of people with severe mood and personality disorders, and conducts translational research on correctional health. He has published widely, consults to the NIMH, SAMHSA, DOJ and the Vera Institute of Justice, and is Board Chairman of the Child Health and Development Institute.