Rochester, Minnesota


Williams.Mark@mayo.edu Clinical Profile


Dr. Williams is interested in research which may have fairly immediate clinical application in improving the mental health patient care.

Focus areas

Currently Dr. Williams is involved in testing and developing collaborative models of care with primary care, and in developing and refining our use of screening instruments (the PHQ-9, MDQ, etc).

He has an interest in the interface between primary care and mental health, and projects on depression, prevention in psychiatry, meaningful outcome measures for mental health outpatient treatment, and on population-based approaches to mental health issues.

Dr. Williams is currently working with a national group of researchers on implementation of a care management model for patients comorbid with depression and diabetes or cardiovascular disease.


Primary Appointment

  1. Consultant, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology
  2. Co-Chair, Faculty Development Committee, Department of Psychiatry & Psychology

Joint Appointment

  1. Consultant, Department of Family Medicine

Academic Rank

  1. Professor of Psychiatry


  1. Certificate - Clinical and Translational Science Mayo Clinic Center for Clinical and Translational Science
  2. Fellow - Cultural Psychiatry University of Oklahoma
  3. Resident - Psychiatry Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. Resident Psychiatry, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. Internship - Internal Medicine University of Wisconsin, Madison
  6. MD University of Minnesota
  7. BA - Sociology/Anthropology Carleton College

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