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Department of Psychiatry Faculty

 

Olaya Lizette Solis, MD

Contact Information

Phone: 734-936-5892
Email: olaya@med.umich.edu

Primary Programs/Services:
VA Medical Center

Education:

  • University of Michigan Hospitals/Center for Forensic Psychiatry, 2011-2012 (forensic psychiatry fellowship)
  • University of Michigan Hospitals, 2007-2011 (psychiatry residency)
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 2003-2007 (MD)
  • Rice University, 1999-2003 (B.A. in biology)

Clinical Interest:

  • Inpatient psychiatry (inpatient, consult liaison, emergency psychiatry)
  • Forensic psychiatry
  • Eating disorders

Research Interest:

  • Female sex offenders
  • Forensic psychiatry

Academic Appointment:

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Recent or Representative Publications:

  • Solis OL, Benedek EP. Female sex offenders in the educational system: a brief overview. Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic. 2012 Spring;76(2):172-88.
  • Solis L, Melvin G. Hospitals’ obligations under the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA). Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law. December 2010;38:610-612.
  • Hartwig T, Solis L, Lemmen C. The duty to protect from third parties: common law versus statute. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law. December 2011;39:594-597.