James Reinhard, M.D.

Associate Director for Psychiatry

James Reinhard is a board certified psychiatrist who has completed a fellowship at Harvard Medical School’s Program in Psychiatry and the Law and has additional board certification in forensic psychiatry.

He received his medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine and completed his psychiatry residency training at Dartmouth Medical School where he later joined the faculty and received an Attending of the Year Award from the psychiatry residents.

He is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and was appointed by two previous governors as Commissioner of Virginia’s public mental health system from 2002 to 2010 prior to coming to Virginia Tech.

Reinhard also volunteers at Roanoke’s free mental health clinic, serving uninsured Virginians.