• Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC (2005-2007)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Medical Education, University of Central Florida (2007-2014)
  • Full Professor, Departments of Medical Education and Clinical Sciences (2014 – Present; granted tenure in 2017)


For a complete list of publications, please click here.

  • Hernandez C, Daly K, Mehta A, Verduin M.  A pilot study examining biofeedback and structured napping to promote medical student wellbeing.  AMEE MedEdPublish, 2019.  DOI:
  • Green EP, Dallaghan GL, O’Hearn DJ, Verduin ML, Zehle CH.  Establishing fair and ethical medical student promotions committees.  Med Sci Educ 2018;28:561-7.
  • Cendan JC, Castiglioni A, Johnson TR, Eakins M, Verduin ML, Asmar A, Metcalf D, Hernandez C.  Quantitative and qualitative analysis of the impact of adoption of a mobile application for the assessment of professionalism in medical trainees.  Acad Med 2017;92:S33-S42.
  • Verduin ML. Improving the recruitment of medical students into psychiatry. Acad Psychiatry 2017;41(2):207-12.
  • Verduin ML.  Commentary on 2 cases of takotsubo cardiomyopathy involving psychotropic medication.  J Psychiatr Pract, 2016;22(3):239-40.
  • Dube B, Verduin M.  A brief examination of integrated care in undergraduate medical education.  Acad Psychiatry 2015;39(4):457-60.
  • Verduin M, Balon R, Coverdale J, Louie A, Beresin E, Roberts L.  The rising cost of medical education and its significance for (not only) psychiatry.  Acad Psychiatry 2014;38(3):305-8.
  • Verduin ML.  Design and implementation of a novel behavioral sciences course for first year medical students.  Acad Psychiatry 2014;38(1):96-9.
  • Verduin M, Boland RJ, Guthrie TM.  New directions in medical education related to psychiatry.  Int Rev Psychiatry 2013;25(3):338-46.
  • Verduin ML, LaRowe SD, Myrick H, Cannon-Bowers J, Bowers C. Computer simulation games as an adjunct for treatment in male veterans with alcohol use disorder.  Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment 2013;44:316-22.
  • Bowers C, Procci K, Joyce R, Verduin M, LaRowe S, Cannon-Bowers JA, Smith, P. Serious games for therapy: a training perspective.  Journal of Cybertherapy and Rehabilitation 2011;4(4):447.

Education & Specialties

  • Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship:  July 2004 – June 2005, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
  • Post-doctoral Research Fellowship (funded by NIDA):  July 2003 – June 2004, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
  • General Psychiatry Residency:  July 2000 – June 2004, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
  • M.D.: May 2000, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • B.S. in Chemistry: May 1995, New College of Florida, Sarasota, FL



  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • General Psychiatry



  • UCF MD program (Psychosocial Issues in Healthcare module, Brain & Behavior module, Psychiatry clerkship)


Research Interests:

  • Medical education
  • Addiction psychiatry