Barry Guze, M.D.


Professor, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

Member, Adult Psychiatry

Contact Information

Work Phone Number: (310) 825-0569

Mailing Address:

300 Medical Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90024


Barry H. Guze, MD is a Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He has been a professor at UCLA since 2000. Since November 1, 2014 he has been Associate Chief of Staff for Mental Health and Chief of Psychiatry at the Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Health-Care System, an affiliate of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He first came to UCLA as a resident in Psychiatry in 1982. Following completion of his psychiatric residency he also completed a fellowship in Nuclear Medicine at UCLA in 1988. He joined the UCLA faculty in 1988 and has held a variety of positions in clinical administration. He has received research funding from the National Institute of Mental Health and a variety of private foundations. He has published several books and numerous articles in scholarly journals. Dr. Guze has also received a variety of teaching awards.