Nagy Youssef, MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Nagy Youssef, MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior

College of Nursing
Department of Biobehavioral Nursing

The Graduate School

Education

  • MBBS, Medicine University of Cairo, 1995

Certifications

  • Board: Georgia Medical License Georgia Composite Medical Board, 2013

  • Board: North Carolina Medical License North Carolina Medical Board, 2009

  • Certified to use Buprenorphine for the maintenance and detoxification treatment of opiate addiction, DEA DEA, Washington DC., 2006

  • Federation Credential Verification Service (FCVS) Federation of State Medical Boards, 2006

  • Controlled Substance Registration Certificate DEA, Washington DC, 2004

  • PHY GA Composite Medical Brd, 2013

  • Controlled Substance Registration State of Connecticut, Department of Consumer Protection., 2007

  • Connecticut Medical License State of Connecticut, Department of Public Health., 2007

  • Controlled Substance Registration Alabama State Board of Medical Examiners, 2008

  • Board: Alabama Medical License Alabama Medical Licensure Commission , 2006

  • Board: Mississippi Medical License State of Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure, 2004

Awards & Honors

  • Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award 2018

  • Award recipient Marquis Who's Who in America (2014-2016), 2016

  • Member (2015-present) Epigenome-Wide Association Studies (EWAS) Consortium)/Psychiatric Genomics Consortium (PGC)-PTSD Consortium, 2015

  • Member (2015-present) Genome-wide Association Studies (GWAS)/Psychiatric Genomics Consortium (PGC)-PTSD Consortium , 2015

  • Co-Chairman of the meeting, Planning Committee member, and CME Medical Director Psychiatry Update: Solving Clinical Challenges, Improving Patient Care (Encore Presentation) Conference Las Vagus, Nevada., 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RPSY 5000

    Psychiatry
  • MEDI 5088

    Medical Scholars Program
  • PSRY 5046

    Mood Disorders Extn.

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Combination of lithium and electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is associated with higher odds of delirium and cognitive problems in a large national sample across the United States., 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Moral Injury, Religiosity, and Suicide Risk in US Veterans and Active Duty Military with PTSD Symptoms, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Examining the Overlap Between Moral Injury and PTSD in US Veterans and Active Duty Military., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Reducing Suicidal Ideation Through Insomnia Treatment (REST-IT): A Randomized Clinical Trial., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Can epigenetic biomarkers lead us to precision medicine in predicting treatment response and remission for patients being considered for ECT?, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • Continual Medical Education Psychiatry Grand Rounds Committee, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Educational Milestone Evaluations of Residents 2015 - Present

    Role: Faculty Mentor
  • Residency Educational Committee, Department of Psychiatry & Health Behavior, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia. 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Residency Recruitment Committee, Department of Psychiatry & Health Behavior, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, Augusta, Georgi 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Residency Training Committee, Department of Psychiatry & Health Behavior, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, Augusta, Georgia 2013 - Present

College Service

  • Medical Student Educational Advisory Committee (MCG representative), Augusta University, Augusta, Georgia. 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Medical Students Advisory Committee (VA representative), Department of Psychiatry & Health Behavior, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, Augusta, Georgia. 2013 - 2015

    Role: Committee Member
  • Medical Student Association,Cairo University School of Medicine Cairo, Egypt. 1990 - 1995

University Service

  • Augusta University Student Counseling Center 2016 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Participated as a member of a selected group of IRB to meet with AAHRPP site visitors for IRB accreditation, Medical college of Georgia, Augusta University, Augusta, Georgia. 2016 - Present

  • Clinical Institutional review Board, IRB, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University. 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Oncology Institutional review Board (IRB), Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University. 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • IRB (Institutional review Board), Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University. 2013 - Present

    Role: Other

Professional Service

  • Ongoing Professional Performance Evaluation (OPPE) reviewer, Medical college of Georgia, Augusta University, Augusta, Georgia 2016 - Present

  • Research National Advisory Mental Health Council Workgroup 2016 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Center for Scientific Review (CSR), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland. 2015 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Advanced Business Analytics, Data Mining and Predictive Modeling Community 2013 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Charter member, Peer Reviewed Physician Award, Las Vegas, Nevada 2013 - Present

Public Service

  • the Maryland Department of Housing and Urban Development 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Minds Renewed, Winston Salem, North Carolina. 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Customer Service Committee, Alta Pointe Health Systems, Mobile, Alabama. 2008 - 2009

    Role: Committee Member