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Luigi Cardella, MD

Current Position
Instructor in Psychiatry

University Roles
Course Master, PGY1 Summer Lecture Series

Proctor and Discussant, Objective Structured Clinical Examination

Education and Training
2009-2013: Resident in Psychiatry, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

2009: M.D. University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois

2004: B.A. Biology with specialization in Neuroscience, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

2004: B.A. Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Major Awards
2012-2013: Chief Resident, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Saint Louis, MO

2011: The Gene Rubin Award (in recognition of a psychiatry resident in an early stage of training who demonstrates outstanding potential for an academic career focusing on psychiatric education)

2004: Graduated with General Honors, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

2000-2004: Chicago Police and Fire Scholarship

2000-2004: Chicago Tribune Scholarship

Areas of Clinical Interest
Forensic Psychiatry, Emergency Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine, Addiction, Neurostimulation

Key Publications
Cardella LR, Giuffra LA. Psychiatry. In: Sateia HF, De Fer TM (eds). The Washington Manual of Outpatient Internal Medicine, 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. In Press.