William P. Shea, M.D.
Dr. Shea is Director of the ECT service, and he is an attending psychiatrist on our inpatient Psychiatric Medicine Service, of which he is Medical Director. He was certified in Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in June, 1978. He is a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, past President of the Hartford Psychiatric Society, and past Council member of the Connecticut Psychiatric Society. Prior to joining the full time Faculty of UCHC in April, 2001, he was in private practice in West Hartford and Hartford where he had been a preceptor for third year UConn medical students in their outpatient psychiatry rotation since 1995, and was an attending at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford, and consulting Psychiatrist at Hartford Hospital, and since March, 2000 was affiliated with the former Connecticut Health Partners Medical Group-now UConn Health Partners. In addition to general and geriatric outpatient and inpatient consulting and patient care, his experience includes nursing home consulting.
B.S., Villanova University, Biology
M.D., Royal Colleges of Physicians and Surgeons, Ireland
Psychiatry Residency, Institute of Living, Hartford, CT
Phone: (860) 679-4762
Fax: (860) 679-1907
William P. Shea, MC2103
University of Connecticut Health Center
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-2103