Dr. Mark Edwin Kunik MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Mark Kunik is a psychiatrist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. He is one of 42 doctors at Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Psychiatry.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: Geriatric

Clinical Interests: Alzheimer Disease, Aggression, Anxiety

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Psychiatry, 1987–1991

Western Psychiatric Institute - Cli - Upmc
Fellowship, Geriatric Psychiatry, 1991–1992

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1987

University of Texas School of Public Health
Other Training, Public Health, 1999–2000

Other Training, Psychology, 1979–1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Geriatric Psychiatry

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Psychiatry

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Best Podium Presentation Award, Value Health

Fellow, American Psychiatric Association

Significant Contribution Recognition, American Psychiatric Association Office of Minority/National Affairs, Texas Regional Psychiatry-Psychology Minority Mentor Network (TRPMMN)

Texas Super Doctors

Texas Super Doctors

Excellence in Research Award, South Central Mental Illness Research, Education, & Clinical Center (MIRECC)

Texas Regional Psychiatry Minority Mentor Network Senior Mentor Recognition

Baylor College of Medicine Academy of Distinguished Educators

Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. Faculty Excellence Award, Baylor College of Medicine

South Central Mental Illness Research, Education, & Clinical Center (MIRECC) Education Award, Training Residents in Psychiatry Scholarship (TRIPS) Program

Best Doctors in Houston, H Texas

VA Special Contribution Award

Major Contributor Award, South Central Mental Illness Research, Education, & Clinical Center (MIRECC)

Houston Center for Quality of Care & Utilization Studies Special Recognition Award for Leadership, Houston VA Medical Center

Teaching Recognition, Baylor College of Medicine, Class of 1999 Graduating Psychiatry Residents

Department of Veterans Affairs, Award for Excellence in Mental Health Teaching, The Mental Health Executive Committee, Houston VA Medical Center

Teaching Award, Baylor College of Medicine, Class of 1998 Graduating Psychiatry Residents

Research Award, Mental Health Association of Houston and Harris County

New Investigator Award, Merck US Human Health/American Geriatrics Society

Teaching Award, Baylor College of Medicine, Class of 1997 Graduating Psychiatry Residents

Winning Paper of the Young Investigator's Award, American Geriatrics Society Meeting

Winner in the Resident Paper, Texas Society for Psychiatric Physicians Meeting

Best Doctors in America

Best Doctors in America

Best Doctors in America

Nancy C. A. Roeske, MD, Certificate of Recognition for Excellence in Medical Student Education, American Psychiatric Association

American Geriatrics Society Research Committee Educational Grant

Eugene Kahn Award for the Outstanding Psychiatry Resident

Phi Beta Kappa, University of Texas

Psi Chi Psychology Honor Society, University of Texas

Publications & Presentations

Shrestha S, Judge KS, Wilson NL, Moye JA, Snow AL, Kunik ME 2010 11 19

Qureshi SU, Kimbrell T, Pyne JM, Magruder KM, Hudson TJ, Petersen NJ, Yu HJ, Schulz PE, Kunik ME 2010 11 4

Kunik ME 2010 9 1

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