Vital Signs » Winter 2018
Paul Hershberger, Ph.D., professor of family medicine, has been appointed director of the department’s Division of Behavioral Health. The new role allows him to continue the division’s contributions to the mission and goals of the Department of Family Medicine and the Boonshoft School of Medicine.
Hershberger is responsible for providing administrative leadership of the division, including supervising the director of behavioral science for the family medicine residency program and behavioral health consultants in the Wright State Physicians Family Medicine Practice. He also oversees current grant funding and works to secure additional grant funding for research and education.
A licensed psychologist, Hershberger is board certified in clinical health psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology. In addition to his teaching responsibilities, Hershberger maintains an active research program as well as a private practice.