Jenike, Michael, MD

Founder, OCD Clinic, Massachusetts General Hospital,
Medical Founder, Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital OCD Institute
Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School


Dr. Michael Jenike is the Medical Director of the Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Institute at McLean Hospital and Founder of the Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders Clinic and Research Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is also a Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Jenike is recognized as a world-renowned researcher, having published over 200 articles on Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Geriatric Psychopharmacology and Neuroimaging in Psychiatric Disorders. He is currently the Principal Investigator of an OCD longitudinal family study that seeks to examine the clinical, genetic, imaging and neurocognitive areas of this disorder. His research and clinical interests involve the development, assessment and treatment of OCD and Alzheimer’s Disease.


Neither Dr. Jenike nor any member of his family has relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests.