Marc A. Cohen, M.D.


Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

Contact Information

Work Phone Number: 310-724-5500

Mailing Address:

14445 Olive View Drive
Sylmar, CA 91342


Marc A. Cohen, M.D., M.S., is an Associate Clinical Professor within the Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences. Dr. Cohen completed his undergraduate and graduate coursework at UCLA before obtaining his medical degree from the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California. After completing his psychiatric training at the UCLA San Fernando Psychiatry Residency Training Program, Dr. Cohen completed a fellowship at UCLA in the subspecialty of forensic psychiatry. Dr. Cohen joined the UCLA faculty in July 2008 and is currently a staff psychiatrist at Olive View-UCLA Medical Center, working primarily in the psychiatric emergency room.  Dr. Cohen's interests include trauma and stressor-related disorders, including adjustment disorders and posttraumatic stress disorder, and he is deeply committed to the education of UCLA medical students and house staff.  Currently, Dr. Cohen is the Senior Advisor on Medical Student Progress and Promotion to the Vice Dean for Education, and serves as Chair of the Committee on Academic Standing, Progress, and Promotion (CASPP) of medical students.