Pittsburgh Doctor Honored With Exemplary Psychiatrist Award From the

Posted: Aug. 7, 2018
National Alliance on Mental Illness

Pittsburgh - The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) has awarded John Rozel, MD, MSL, with a 2018 Exemplary Psychiatrist Award. Dr. Rozel is the medical director of resolve Crisis Services, a program of Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC. Dr. Rozel, who is board certified in general, child, and forensic psychiatry, has more than 25 years of experience in emergency mental health.

“If you’re in crisis, you want Dr. Rozel in your corner,” said Christine Michaels, Chief Executive Officer of NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania. “He’s so knowledgeable as a clinician, but he also knows community resources better than anyone.”

NAMI’s Exemplary Psychiatrist Awards program allows state organizations, affiliates, and members across the country to publicly honor the extraordinary contributions that psychiatrists make to improve the lives of people affected by mental illness. Dr. Rozel was nominated by NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania, the state NAMI organization in Pennsylvania, which is located in Pittsburgh.

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