Position:

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR

Contacts:

(501) 686-5515
MPWilson@uams.edu

Research Expertise:

Dr.Wilson is the Director of Emergency Psychiatry Research for the American Association for Emergency Psychiatry and the Director of the UAMS Department of Emergency Medicine Behavioral Emergencies Research (DEMBER) lab. The DEMBER lab’s research primarily focuses on applied psychiatric emergencies of clinical relevance to emergency physicians, with recent projects on suicide screening, agitation, and the side effects of second generation antipsychotics in an ED setting. He is a reviewer for several academic journals and is published broadly in the field of behavioral emergencies and agitation.