Dr. Burton Mark is Professor and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry & Student Services.
He joined the faculty of PCOM in 1987. Dr. Mark has taught sleep physiology, chronobiology
and sleep disorders to fourth year students, and led rotations in sleep disorders
for third year clinical psychiatry students and fourth year students on Community
Clinic rotation. His private practice focuses on adult and adolescent psychiatry,
biofeedback therapy, stress management, psychosomatic disorders and electroconvulsive
therapy. Dr. Mark is an attending psychiatrist at Paoli Memorial Hospital, Medical
Director of the Central Chester County Sleep Diagnostic Laboratory, and consultant
to numerous area nursing homes.
Dr. Mark has published educational audiocassettes on psychopharmacology, chemotherapy
for psychotherapists, and psychochemotherapy in general practice. He is a member of
the American College of Osteopathic Neurology and Psychiatry, the American Psychiatric
Association, and the American Sleep Disorders Association. Dr. Mark received his D.O.
in 1963 from the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and his M.S.A. in Health
Administration from West Chester University.