AACP Board

Representative at Large

Kenneth Thompson, M.D.

Kenneth Thompson, M.D.Kenneth S. Thompson, M.D. is a public service psychiatrist from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania who has focused his career on community/population health and improving psychiatric services. He has worked in a clinical and leadership capacity across the spectrum of community behavioral health, primary care, crisis and inpatient settings and has an extensive background in behavioral health services research, psychiatric pedagogy, psychiatric administration and health policy advocacy. Currently he is the Chief Medical Officer for Recovery Innovations, a US organization that is leading efforts internationally to put recovery into practice. Prior to this he served as the Medical Director of the Center for Mental Health Services in the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) in the US Department of Health and Human Services, where he provided expert psychiatric consultation to public policy formation and implementation. 

Kenneth Thompson, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer, Recovery Innovations
visiblehands@mac.com