Staff Integrated Care


Austin Hall, MD
Medical Director , Clinics and Programs, UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health


 Austin Hall, MD

Dr, Hall was named medical director for the UNC Center for Excellence in Community Mental Health in April 2018.

He joined the Center in March 2015 to work with the UNC Chatham Orange Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Team and became medical director June 1, 2016, for the Schizophrenia Treatment and Evaluation Program (STEP) at the Carr Mill Community Clinic and will support various programs at the Center. He will also continue to work with the ACT team.

Prior to joining the Center, Dr. Hall worked in community mental health for 12 years at Easter Seals UCP of North Carolina, where he worked on ACT teams and in outpatient clinics in both urban and rural settings.  While at Easter Seals UCP, he helped to create the first ACT Team in North Carolina that focused exclusively on individuals with co-occurring substance use and severe mental illness using Integrated Dual Diagnosis Treatment principles. 

Dr. Hall received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University and his medical degree from the University of Kansas School Of Medicine.  He completed a residency and chief residency in general psychiatry at UNC in 2004.  He has certification in psychiatry from the American Board of Psychiatry and certification in addiction medicine from the American Board of Addiction Medicine. 


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