Steven E. Locke, MD - Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine, and Behavioral Health

Dr. Steven Locke reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Locke is a teacher and researcher in the areas of behavioral medicine and improving the care of patients with chronic medical illness. Dr. Locke is a consultant in psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.

Education and Training

MD: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, 1972

Rotating Internship: Mt. Zion Hospital and Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, 1972-1973

Residency in Psychiatry: McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, 1974-1977

Clinical Fellowship in Psychiatry: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Medical Department, Cambridge, MA, 1976-1977

Fellowship in Psychosomatic Medicine: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, 1977-1978

Research Fellowship in Biobehavioral Science: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, 1978-1979


American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Geriatric Psychiatry

Academic Appointments

Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA:

  • Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, 2009-present
  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry, 1996-2009
  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, 1987-1996
  • Instructor in Psychiatry, 1980-1987
  • Clinical Instructor in Psychiatry, 1977-1979
  • Clinical Fellow in Psychiatry, 1974-1977

Affiliate Faculty, Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, 2005-present

Financial Disclosure

The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.

Dr. Locke is a shareholder in iHope Network, Inc. and Frame Health, Inc.

Current as of: August 25, 2014