Christopher J. Kratochvil, M.D. Professor of Psychiatry, UNMC Associate Vice Chancellor for Clinical Research, UNMC Vice President for Research, Nebraska Medicine Chief Medical Officer, UNeHealth
Dr. Christopher Kratochvil specializes in child-adolescent psychiatry. He is a professor of psychiatry, with an adjunct appointment with the Department of Pediatrics. He has an interest in clinical trials for children and adolescents, with a focus on ADHD and depression. Much of his research has focused on medications, and in 2011 he co-edited the book Pediatric Psychopharmacology: Principles and Practice, 2nd Edition. He has also authored or co-authored over 100 articles in medical journals.
Dr. Kratochvil has been active in the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, previously serving as president of the Nebraska Regional Council as well as on the national board of directors. He is a fellow in the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and a fellow in the American Psychiatric Association. His role at UNMC and Nebraska Medicine has expanded to include oversight of clinical research for both organizations, serving as associate vice chancellor for clinical research at UNMC and vice president for research at Nebraska Medicine.