Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program Leadership

Ellen K. Heyneman, M.D., Clinical Professor, Fellowship Training Director

Ellen K. HeynemanDr. Heyneman attended medical school at Yale University.  She completed residencies in pediatrics, psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry at Yale and has spent the better part of the last three decades in medical student and residency education.  Her academic interests are in psychosomatic medicine and the medically ill child, but her real passion in academia is training young clinicians and investigators. She has been the Fellowship Training Director at UCSD since 1996.


Linda Young, B.S., Program Administrator

Linda YoungMs. Young has worked with children for over 20 years.  She joined the UCSD Department of Psychiatry as the Fellowship Training Coordinator in 2011 and holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in Speech/Language Pathology and Audiology.