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Department of Psychiatry Faculty

Bernard Biermann, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone: 734-764-7567
Fax: 734-615-9003
Email: bbierman@med.umich.edu

Primary Programs/Services:
Child and Adolescent

Education:

  • 1998 - MD - University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • 1993 - PhD - University of Kansas
  • 1999-2001 - Residency in General Psychiatry - University Health Center of Pittsburgh, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic
  • 2001- 2003 - Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - University Health Center of Pittsburgh, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic

Clinical Interest:

  • Inpatient psychiatry
  • Adolescent mood and substance use disorders
  • Suicide prevention
  • Autistic spectrum disorders

Research Interest:

  • Suicide prevention

Academic Appointment:

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Recent or Representative Publications:

  • Biermann, Bernard J. When Depression Becomes Terminal; The Impact of Patient Suicide During Residency. The American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry, 31 (3), 441-455, 2003.
  • Biermann, Bernard J. Communication Related Predictors of Teaching Effectiveness and Student Performance in the Basic Public Speaking Course. Doctoral Dissertation for Ph.D. degree. University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS. 1993.