Lloyd A. Wells, M.D., Ph.D.

  1. Psychiatrist
  1. Eating disorders
  • Eating disorders
  • Philosophy
  • Psychiatry
  1. 1977
    Resident - PsychiatryMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1975
    Internship - Neurology and PsychiatryMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1974
    MDUniversity of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
  4. 1973
    PhD - NeuroanatomyUniversity of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
  5. 1968
    BAHarvard College

Certifications

  1. 1981
    PsychiatryAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Awards and honors

  1. 2013
    Rochester Distinguished Mayo Educator - Child and Adolescent PsychiatryMayo Clinic Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  2. 2007
    Mayo General Psychiatry Program, Special Service AwardMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  3. 2006
    Teacher of the YearMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  4. 2006
    Teaching Hall of FameMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  5. 2004
    Who's Who In Medicine and HealthcareAwarding Organization
  6. 2004
    America's Top PsychiatristsAwarding Organization
  7. 2003
    Teacher of the YearMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  8. 2003
    Best Doctors in AmericaAwarding Organization
  9. 2002
    Churchill Award (meritorious commitment to the adult psychiatry residency program)Awarding Organization
  10. 2002
    Who's Who in AmericaAwarding Organization
  11. 2000
    Teacher of the YearMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  12. 1998
    Teacher of the Year AwardAssociation for Academic Psychiatry
  13. 1996
    Teaching Hall of FameMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  14. 1996
    Honorary Analyst AwardAmerican Academy of Psychoanalysis
  15. 1992
    Faculty Service AwardMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  16. 1987
    Teaching Hall of FameMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  17. 1986
    Teacher of the YearMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  18. 1983
    Teacher of the YearMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  19. 1979
    Teacher of the YearMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  20. 1977
    Laughlin FellowshipAmerican College of Psychiatrists
  21. 1976
    Falk FellowshipAmerican Psychiatric Association
  22. 1976
    Writing AwardPerspectives in Biology and Medicine
  23. 1974
    Distinction in ResearchUniversity of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
  24. 1974
    Harvey Cushing AwardUniversity of Rochester
  25. 1972
    Osler AwardAmerican Association for the History of Medicine
  26. 1969
    Fisher AwardInternational Hibernation Society
  27. 1968
    Graduated Cum LaudeHarvard College
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Professional memberships

  1. 2003
    Medical DirectorMedical Director, 1 West, Child & Adolescent Treatment Program, Adolescent Unit, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology
  2. 2003 - present
    Acting Section HeadDivision of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  3. 2003 - present
    Medical DirectorDepartment of Psychiatry & Psychology
  4. 2002 - present
    Medical Director2-East General Adult Psychiatry Unit, Division of Adult Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  5. 2002 - present
    MemberTask Force on Women in Training, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  6. 2002 - present
    ChairEducation Committee, Society of Professors of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  7. 2002 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  8. 2001 - 2002
    Associate ChairEducation Committee, Society of Professors of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  9. 2001 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Child Abuse Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  10. 2000
    Associate Program ChairAssociation for the Advancement of Philosophy and Psychiatry
  11. 2000 - present
    ChairEducation Committee, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  12. 2000 - present
    MemberCommittee on Quality, American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training
  13. 1999 - 2000
    Vice ChairEducation Committee, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  14. 1999 - present
    MemberCommittee on Education, American Academy of Psychoanalysis
  15. 1999 - present
    MemberChild and Adolescent Caucus, American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training
  16. 1998 - 2011
    MemberExecutive Committee, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  17. 1998 - 2000
    ChairEducation Committee, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  18. 1998 - present
    MemberCommittee on Managed Care, American Academy of Psychoanalysis
  19. 1997 - 1999
    DirectorAdolescent Unit, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  20. 1994 - 1997
    Associate ExaminerAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  21. 1994
    DirectorAdolescent Unit, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  22. 1990 - 1994
    MemberCouncil on Fellowships, American Society of Adolescent Psychiatry
  23. 1989 - 1992
    Associate ExaminerAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  24. 1989
    MemberEthics Committee, Minnesota Psychiatric Association, American Psychiatric Association
  25. 1988 - 1993
    MemberCommittee on Substance Abuse, American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  26. 1986 - 1988
    MemberTask Force on Literature for the Lay Public, Mayo Clinic Rochester Task Forces
  27. 1986 - 1987
    ChairTask Force on Literature for the Lay Public, Mayo Clinic Rochester Task Forces
  28. 1986 - 1987
    Associate ExaminerAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  29. 1985 - 1986
    MemberMedical Industry Relations Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  30. 1983 - 1989
    DirectorAdolescent Substance Abuse Services, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  31. 1983 - 1986
    ChairMedical Relations and Publications Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  32. 1983
    Educational DirectorEducation Committee, Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine
  33. 1981 - 1991
    Head of SectionDivision of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  34. 1981 - 1987
    MemberMedical Relations and Publications Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  35. 1980 - 1990
    DirectorAdolescent Unit, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  36. 1979 - 1982
    MemberMedical and Laboratory Subspecialties, Graduate Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  37. 1979
    MemberNominating Committee, Minnesota Psychiatric Association, American Psychiatric Association
  38. 1978 - 1983
    Vice ChairGraduate Education Committee, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  39. 1978 - 1982
    CoordinatorResident Recruitment, Division of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  40. 1978 - 1980
    Editorial Board MemberMayo Alumnus
  41. 1978 - 1980
    MemberMayo Clinic Cancer Rehabilitation Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  42. 1977 - 1980
    MemberCommittee on Psychiatric Nursing, American Psychiatric Association
  43.  
    FellowAmerican Psychiatric Association
  44.  
    TreasurerCouncil on Fellowships, American Society of Adolescent Psychiatry
  45.  
    DirectorEducational Resources, Council on Fellowships, American Society of Adolescent Psychiatry
  46.  
    MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  47.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  48.  
    MemberInternational Society of Adolescent Psychiatry
  49.  
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  50.  
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  51.  
    MemberGroup on Educational Affairs, Association of American Medical Colleges
  52.  
    MemberAmerican Association for the History of Medicine
  53.  
    MemberAmerican Association for Philosophy of Science
  54.  
    MemberBritish Society for the Philosophy of Science
  55.  
    MemberAssociation of Directors of Medical School Psychiatry Programs
  56.  
    MemberAmerican College of Psychiatrists
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Publications

Research activities

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