Meg Benningfield, MD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry


Dr. Meg Benningfield is a graduate of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and pursued clinical training in psychiatry at Harvard. She completed residency in General Psychiatry at Massachusetts General and McLean Hospitals and a fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Cambridge Hospital. In 2008, she joined the faculty at Vanderbilt where she has pursued an academic career balanced between research, education, and clinical practice with a focus in prevention of addiction.