George S. Nasra, M.D., M.B.A.

George S. Nasra, M.D., M.B.A.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCH
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Nasra is Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at URMC where he serves as Chief of the Division of Collaborative Care and Wellness, and Medical Director of Behavioral Health Partners. Dr. Nasra received his Masters of Science in molecular biology and his MD degrees from the American University of Beirut. He completed his psychiatry residency at Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY. He is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, and a member of the American College of Psychiatrists. Dr Nasra is Board Certified in General Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine. After 20 years as a psychiatrist, Dr. Nasra enrolled in the executive MBA program at the Simon School of Business and graduated with an MBA in 2013.

Dr. Nasra's career interests include collaborative and integrated care as well as increasing access to psychiatric services and reducing stigma for mental health. He is dedicating his time currently to developing new models of care integration between psychiatry and other areas of medicine, as well as developing and marketing novel employer based psychiatric services.

Awards & Honors (National)

Nancy C. A. Roeske Certificate of Recognition for Excellence in Medical Student Education | American Psychiatric Association 2003

Awards & Honors (Local)

Christopher H. Hodgman, M.D. Award for outstanding performance in undergraduate medical education | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry 2000

Current Appointments

Professor of Clinical Psychiatry - Department of Psychiatry, Psychology (SMD) - Primary


Forensic Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Psychosomatic Medicine - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology


MBA | Business Administration | University of Rochester2013
MD | Medicine | Lebanon-Sch Med Amer U Beirut1990
MS | Cell Biology, Cytology | Lebanon-Sch Med Amer U Beirut1986

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Psychiatry at Suny Upstate Medical University09/01/1991 - 08/31/1994
Internship at Suny Upstate Medical University09/01/1990 - 08/31/1991