Peter Rosenquist

Vice Chair

Peter Rosenquist

Vice Chair


Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior

Other Duties

Leon Henri Charbonnier Endowed Chair, Psychiatry and Health Behavior


Dr. Peter Rosenquist is a Professor and Executive Vice Chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University since 2012. Dr. Rosenquist is also Director of Therapeutic Neurostimulation. He is a graduate of Dartmouth College, completed his medical degree at the University of Nebraska Medical School, and completed his Psychiatry residency at the Chicago Medical School. He is board certified in general psychiatry and is a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

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  • MD, Medicine University Of Nebraska - Omaha, 1987


  • South Carolina Medical License 2013

  • Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1993

  • Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners National Board of Medical Examiners, 1988

  • Georgia Medical License State of Georgia, 2012

Awards & Honors

  • Distinguished Life Fellow American Psychiatric Association, 2022

  • Didactic Teacher of the Year Department of Psychiatry Residency , 2021

  • Leon Henri Charbonnier Endowed Chair 2020

  • Didactic Teacher of the Year Department of Psychiatry Residency , 2017

  • Didactic Teacher of the Year Augusta University, Medical College of Georgia, 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RPSY 5000

  • PSRY 5000

    Basic Psychiatry Clerkship
  • MEDI 6300

    Career Paths in Med
  • PSRY 5007

    Eating Disorders Externship
  • PSRY 5044

    Neurostimulation Externship

Teaching Interests

Adult Psychiatry, Clinical Neuroscience, Brain Stimulation


Selected Recent Publications

  • Reproducibility of the pupillary light reflex over short intervals in psychiatric patients and community volunteers. , 2023
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The development of autonomic nervous system assays to refine suicide risk assessment and select patients for therapeutic brain stimulation, 2023
  • Do left handed depressed patient remit with right hemisphere iTBS? A case series and hemispheric lateralization targeting protocol. , 2023
  • Major Depressive Disorder in the Older Adult Associated With Globus Pharyngeus and Weight Loss - An Indication for Electroconvulsive Therapy, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Mood disorders, suicide prevention, electroconvulsive therapy, transcranial magnetic stimulation, vagus nerve stimulation, autonomic reactivity in psychiatric disorders and treatments, heart rate variability