Dr. James Evans Honored

Dr. James Evans, the Director of the Office of Health and Quality Care at DMHMRSAS, has been honored for his service to the VCU Department of Psychiatry. At the June 15th graduation, Dr. Evans was named as the Outstanding Psychotherapy Supervisor and Lecturer for the academic year. The honor also recognizes Dr. Evans for teaching excellence and his years of clinical faculty service to the residency program at VCU. Psychiatry Department Chairman Dr. Joel Silverman, who presented the award, said “we are grateful for his service. He has delivered superlative and consistent education to our residents.” Dr. Evans also coordinates an elective class where senior residents spend time here at the Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services to learn more about public psychiatry.