Peter Roy-Byrne Editor in Chief, Depression and Anxiety

Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychiatry, University of Washington School of Medicine

Co-founder, Psychiatric Medicine Associates

Dr. Roy-Byrne’s research interests include the dissemination of evidence-based treatments for anxiety and depression in the primary care setting, improving the quality of care for disadvantaged patients with depression and anxiety, and the use of genetic markers to predict treatment outcome in anxiety and depression.

His published and funded work has emphasized issues of comorbidity, particularly the intersection of depression and anxiety and with addictive disorders and medical illness.

He has been an ADAA member since 2002.