The Division of Psychiatry (DP) regulates and reviews Investigational New Drug (IND) applications and marketing applications for products for the treatment of psychiatric diseases and conditions, such as bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, major depressive disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic attacks, posttraumatic stress disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, autism spectrum disorder, and insomnia.
Director: Tiffany R. Farchione, M.D.
Deputy Director: Bernard Fischer, M.D.
Deputy Director for Safety: Marc Stone, M.D.
Safety Regulatory Project Manager: Ermias Zerislassie, Pharm.D.
Associate Director for Therapeutic Review: Javier A. Muñiz, M.D.
Associate Director for Labeling: Kimberly Updegraff, R.Ph.
Chiefs of Project Management Staff: Hiren Patel, PharmD and Keith Kiedrow, PharmD
Food and Drug Administration
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
Division of Psychiatry (DP)
5901-B Ammendale Road
Beltsville, MD 20705-1266
Phone: (301) 796-2260
Fax: (301) 796-9841