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What Our Residents Have to Say

What Our Residents Have to Say About The Program

Dr. Laura LaPlante
PGY1 & PGY2
Dr. Robin Valpey
Chief Resident for Inpatient Services, 2015-2016

What experiences will a Resident have in PGY1 at WPIC?
How do a resident’s experiences change in PGY2 at WPIC?
What types of call do PGY1 and 2 residents do at WPIC?
What support is offered to PGY1s and 2s at WPIC?
Dr. Neeta Shenai
PGY3 & PGY4
Dr. Neeta Shenai
Chief Resident for Ambulatory Services, 2015-2016


What are the key clinical experiences in PGY3 at WPIC?
What are the key clinical experiences in PGY4 at WPIC?
How well do the Faculty support, supervise and mentor the Residents at WPIC?
From your perspective, what are the strengths of the Program at WPIC?
What do you personally feel you have gained most from training at WPIC?
Dr. Alyson Kepple
Psychotherapy Training
Dr. Alyson Kepple
Chief Resident for Psychoatherapy, 2015-2016

In which modalities of psychotherapy are WPIC residents trained?
How easy is it to find time to see patients for psychotherapy training?
What are the best features of the psychotherapy supervision offered at WPIC?
What’s new in psychotherapy training at WPIC?
Dr. Heather Joseph

Child Track & Fellowship
Dr. Heather Joseph
Chief Resident for the Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship and Child Track, 2015-2016


What are the differences between the Child Psychiatry Track and the General Psychiatry Track?
What is unique about training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at WPIC?
What do you personally feel you have gained most from training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at WPIC?

Drs. Sarah Homisky and Justin Schreiber
Triple Board
Drs. Sarah Homisky and Justin Schreiber
Co-Chief Residents for Triple Borad 2015-2016


What is the Triple Board Program and what are the advantages of training in this way?
What are the strengths of the WPIC Triple Board Program?
What do graduates of the WPIC Triple Board Program do and where do they go?
Drs. Bruce Callister and Tamar Carmel
Family Medicine & Psychiatry
Drs. Bruce Callister and Tamar Carmel
Graduates of the UPMC Family Medicine and Psychiatry Program – New Videos soon
Describe the UPMC Combined Family Medicine and Psychiatry Program.
What are the advantages of training in a Combined FM/Psych Program?
What are the main strengths of the UPMC Combined FM/Psych Program?
Drs Wynne Lundblad and Kim Clinebell
AACE & Teaching
Dr. Wynne Lundblad
Chief Resident for Education, Chair of the AACE Track
and Dr. Kim Clinebell
Vice-Chair of the AACE-Track

What are the main strengths of the Thursday afternoon teaching at WPIC?
What improvements are planned for teaching at WPIC?
What educational opportunities are available outside of the Thursday afternoon teaching?
What is the AACE Track?
Dr Isabel Soreca Psychiatry Research Pathway
Dr. Isabell Soreca
Chief Resident for the Psychiatry Research Pathway, 2015-2016


What range of research is being conducted at WPIC?
What are the opportunities to get involved with the research at WPIC, including the Psychiatry Research Pathway?
What areas and specific topic are covered in the regular Psychiatry Research Pathway meetings?