James Randolph Hillard, MD

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NameRandy  Hillard
DepartmentDepartment of Psychiatry

Staff Profile:
Professor of Psychiatry
West Fee Hall
909 Fee Rd, B301-E
East Lansing, MI 48824
(517) 353-3211, jhillard@msu.edu

James Randolph (Randy) Hillard, MD, is Professor of Psychiatry at Michigan State University, in both the College of Human Medicine and the College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Hillard received his MD degree from Stanford University and received his residency training at Duke University. Dr. Hillard is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. He has been at MSU since 2007. From July 2007 to October 2011, he served as Associate Provost for Human Health, responsible for the two Human Medicine colleges and the College of Nursing. Prior to coming to Michigan, Dr. Hillard was Professor and Chairman of the Psychiatry Department at University of Cincinnati from 1989-2006. He has published over 100 professional articles and was the founding editor of "Current Psychiatry," the most widely read journal in the specialty. In addition to emergency psychiatry and student mental health, he is interested in hospice medicine, health disparities and Helicobacter pylori.