Peter Nierman, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Director, Child and Adolescent In-patient Psychiatry
Medical Director, Chicago Lakeshore Hospital

5841 S. Maryland Ave., MC 3077
Chicago, Illinois 60637
Phone: 773-907-4601
Patient Calls: 773 907-4601
Fax: 773-907-4607

Education & Training

  • Franklin University of Health Sciences
    Chicago Medical School, 1988
  • Residency: Psychiatry, University of Chicago Hospitals, 1991
  • Fellowship: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Chicago Hospitals, 1993
  • Board Certification: Adult Psychiatry #41799, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry #4392

Clinical Interests

  • Inpatient children and adolescents:
  • Depression
  • Psychosis
  • Forensic Psychiatry

Teaching

  • Psychopharmacology
  • Systems of Care
  • Public Sector and Advocacy
  • Forensic Psychiatry and Ethics

Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Selected Conferences & Presentations

  • Systems of Care for Children and Adolescents
  • Child Custody Evaluations
  • Aggression and Adolescents
  • Internet and the Rising Culture of Virtual Identity