Eric J. Lenze, MD

Professor of Psychiatry

Washington University in St. Louis (WU)

Eric Lenze, M.D., is a geriatric psychiatrist and Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Lenze’s research focus is treatment of anxiety disorders and depression in elderly persons. He has received NIMH grants to examine the treatment of depression in medically ill elderly, pharmacotherapy of late-life Generalized Anxiety Disorder, and genetic predictors of late-life depression in the context of medical illness.