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Heath Robert Penland M.D.

North Alabama Psychiatric Associates, P.C.

953 Jeff Road NW
Huntsville, AL 35806

Dr. Heath Penland received his undergraduate degrees magna cum laude from Texas A&M University in 1997, including a B.S. in Bioengineering and a B.A. in Psychology. He attained his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas in 2001. He completed residency training in General Psychiatry at Duke University Medical Center in 2005, serving as Executive Chief Resident. During 2004-2005 at Duke, Dr. Penland was an official treater in the original clinical trials of the Neuronetics rTMS device. He then went on to complete fellowship training in Geriatric Psychiatry at Yale University School of Medicine in 2006. Dr. Penland is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, board certified in the practice of both Psychiatry and Geriatric Psychiatry, and has been recognized as a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.