Ana D. Stan, MD, PhD

Originally from Romania, Dr Stan received an MD degree from Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Bucharest and a PhD in Neuroscience from UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Dr. Stan’s professional trajectory has been defined by a keen interest in the pathophysiology of psychotic disorders, including schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. Upon completing the residency, Dr. Stan attained a position as an Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, TX, where she directed the UT Southwestern Psychosis Clinic and was part of the team that implemented the Recovery After Initial Schizophrenia Episode (RA1SE) research initiative in Texas. In Montana, while being on staff at Billings Clinic, she successfully led the Early Psychosis Intervention Clinic (EPIC MT), the first of its kind in the state.

Her clinical interests also include treatment resistant depression, neuromodulation, and various other aspects of biological psychiatry.


Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania, Doctor of Medicine

UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, TX, PhD in Neuroscience


Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA

Chief Resident, Research Track

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology