Derrick A. Hamaoka

M.D.

Colonel, Air Force

Department of Primary Appointment:
School of Medicine
Psychiatry
Title
Assistant Chair, Medical Education
Location: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD
Research Interests:
Medical Education
Office Phone

Education

B.S., California Polytechnic - San Luis Obispo, CA
M.D., Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Biography

Col (Dr.) Derrick Hamaoka serves as the Assistant Chair, Medical Education, for the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Department of Psychiatry. Prior to serving in his current position, he was the Associate Program Director, University of Texas Health San Antonio Psychiatry residency program, leading one of the largest programs in the nation and responsible for a majority of the active duty Air Force psychiatry pipeline.

Representative publications, projects, and/or deployments

Assistant Chair, Medical Education, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Associate Program Director, Psychiatry, University of Texas Health San Antonio (UTHSA)

Officer in Charge, Combat Stress Control, Adder Iraq

Psychiatry Clerkship Director, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences