Full Name
James Thompson MD; CCHP-MH
Job Title
Program Psychiatric Medical Director
Speaker Bio
Dr. Thompson oversees 20 psychiatric providers who provide the care for the 7,000 inmates in the Massachusetts Department of Corrections as well as a court ordered Substance Use Treatment Facility and the Sex Offender Treatment facility.  He has 14 years of experience working in a correctional setting and has been doing forensic-related work for 21 years. In the past, he was a unit medical director at Tewksbury State Hospital and, while working on a forensic unit at the Erich Lindemann Center in Boston, was on staff at Massachusetts General Hospital and associated with Harvard Medical School. He is board certified in psychiatry and sub-specialty certified in forensic psychiatry.
James Thompson