Specialty

PSYCHIATRIST

HELPING CARE FOR MENTAL HEALTH

44PX

Life in the Air Force can add unique pressures in addition to the normal stresses of daily life. Specializing in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental health and emotional problems, Psychiatrists play a crucial role in caring for the overall well-being of their patients. Due to extensive medical training, these physicians intricately understand the complex relationship between emotional and medical illness to better care for their patients full mental health needs.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from an approved school of medicine or osteopathic medicine

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Completion of residency or fellowship in psychiatry For subspecialties:
    • Completion of an additional residency or fellowship in psychiatry related to the shredout
    • Completion of five-week Commissioned Officer training course
    • Must be between the ages of 18 and 48

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you from the civilian sector to a leader and an Officer in the Air Force? From education to continued training, your Air Force path is here.

  • COMMISSIONED OFFICER TRAINING

    5 weeks

  • MILITARY TRAINING LOCATION

    Maxwell AFB AL

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Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

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