Damon Scott Tweedy, MD


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Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Department / Division:
Psychiatry / General Psychiatry
  • MD, Duke University, 2000
Research Interests:
Damon Tweedy, MD, is a graduate of Duke Medical School and Yale Law School. He is an assistant professor of psychiatry at Duke University Medical Center and staff physician at the Durham VA Medical Center. He has published articles about race and medicine in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) and the Annals of Internal Medicine. His columns and op-eds have appeared in the New York Times, the Chicago Tribune, the Raleigh News & Observer, and theAtlanta Journal-Constitution. He lives outside Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, with his family.