Matt Mishkind, PhD, has focused his career on military health care, telehealth program development, and organizational development. He began his military health career with the Deployment Health Clinical Center (DHCC) at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC. He also served as one of the original staff members tasked with developing the National Center for Telehealth and Technology (T2), located on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington State. While at T2, Dr. Mishkind helped lead the development of several technology-based initiatives to improve behavioral health access across the Department of Defense. His particular focus was on developing telehealth programs for remote and otherwise isolated populations. Both DHCC and T2 are part of the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE).
Dr. Mishkind currently serves as Deputy Director of the Johnson Depression Center at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, which includes overseeing veteran and military programs. He recently served as a national telehealth consultant for the Cohen Veterans Network. Dr. Mishkind is actively developing telehealth programs to reach mountain and rural communities throughout the intermountain west.
Dr. Mishkind received his BS from the University of Oregon and his PhD from the University of Vermont.