Jana D Bingman, MD
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Jana D. Bingman, M.D. currently serves as Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and holds the Oxley Chair in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine.  She completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology and completed pre-medicine requirements at the University of Oklahoma prior to pursuing a career in secondary education. She later completed a Master of Liberal Studies degree with emphasis in natural sciences also from the University of Oklahoma.  Dr. Bingman taught science for many years in the Tulsa area, most recently at Cascia Hall Preparatory School prior to entering medical school at the University of Oklahoma, receiving her Doctor of Medicine degree in 2003She then completed 3 years of residency training in general psychiatry at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, TX, followed by 2 years of additional training in child and adolescent psychiatry at the University of Utah Affiliated Hospitals in Salt Lake City, Utah.  Upon completion of fellowship training, Dr. Bingman worked in private practice in Salt Lake City before joining the faculty at University of Utah and working at Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute.

Dr. Bingman was hired at the University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine for the specific mission of building a child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship training program and to assist the department chair in recruiting additional child psychiatry faculty.  Dr. Bingman has been successful in both areas.  She currently serves as Program Director of the fully accredited fellowship program in child and adolescent psychiatry.  She also serves as a primary clinical educator in the psychiatry residency and fellowship programs.  She provided patient care at Parkside Psychiatric Hospital for 6 years and now serves as medical director at Positive ChangesTulsa, a partial hospital program for children and adolescents ages 5-17.   In these capacities, Dr. Bingman supervises child and adolescent psychiatry fellows and general psychiatry residents in providing clinical care for children with significant psychiatric needs

Dr. Bingman has several scholarly presentations related to adolescent mental health.  As one of the 6 core faculty in child and adolescent psychiatry at the OU School of Community Medicine, Dr. Bingman provides in-class instruction to general psychiatry and child psychiatry physicians in training as well as for medical students and PA studentsShe is one of two faculty who wrote the entire first year curriculum for the new fellowship.  She is actively involved in the development of the new neuroscience lecture series and serves on two important committees, the Program Evaluation Committee, which she chairs, and the Clinical Competency Committee, both required for the ongoing accreditation of the OU Child and Adolescent Psychiatry fellowship program.

Dr. Bingman is board certified in child and adolescent psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is a member of several professional organizations including the American Psychiatric Association, the American Medical Association, the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training, and the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP).  Dr. Bingman has received several awards for her excellence in teaching and patient care including the Crimson Apple Award for Teaching Excellence at the University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine, The Jeffry Andreson Award from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, and being named a Top Psychiatrist in 2017 and Patient Preferred Psychiatrist for the state of Oklahoma in 2020. She was inducted into The Gold Humanism Honor Society at OU College of Medicine in 2018.