Andrea R. Bates, MD, MBA
Co-Director of Community Psychiatry Training
Dr. Andrea Bates is a psychiatrist and hospitalist in private practice with significant experience in academic, administrative and medico-legal issues. She is a Field Representative for The Joint Commission and completed an MBA in 2009 with emphasis in Health Care through the University of California. Dr. Bates is board certified in Psychiatry and has served as Medical Director for a number of mental health organizations including Interim Medical Director of Kaweah Delta Mental Health Hospital, a psychiatric hospital in Sacramento and a community mental health agency network of clinics. Dr. Bates is a Fellow with the American Psychiatric Association, serves on the Public Psychiatry Committee for the California Psychiatric Association and is Chair of Community Psychiatry for the Central California Psychiatric Society. She has been an Assistant Clinical Professor for University of California Davis since 1996, enjoys teaching and has conducted numerous presentations, publications and research projects.