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Dr. John Campo | Kennedy Krieger Institute

campo-john-kennedy-kriegerKennedy Krieger Institute appointed Dr. John Campo as vice president of psychiatric services.

Campo, whose work includes research on incorporating pediatric mental health services with general medical care, also has been named the director of mental health for Johns Hopkins Children’s Center.

Well known for his contributions to child and adolescent psychiatry, Campo most recently served as assistant dean for behavioral health, chief behavioral wellness officer and professor of behavioral medicine and psychiatry at West Virginia University and the Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute.

Before moving to West Virginia, Dr. Campo was chief of child and adolescent psychiatry at The Ohio State University and Nationwide Children’s Hospital and then transitioned to chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at The Ohio State University medical center, which he held for seven years.

He completed medical school at the University of Pennsylvania and did a residency in pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He then completed a general psychiatry residency and a child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh, followed by 15 years as a faculty member there.

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