Sophia Vinogradov, M.D. is Professor and Head of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Minnesota. Previously she was Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Professor of Psychiatry in Residence at UCSF. She was Associate Chief of Staff; Chief of Mental Health Service, at the San Francisco VA Medical Center. She was also Scientific Co-Director of the Prodrome Assessment, Research, and Treatment program at Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco.
She received her M.D. from Wayne State University School of Medicine, obtained her psychiatry residency training at Stanford University School of Medicine, where she served as Chief Resident, and completed a Psychiatric Neurosciences Research Fellowship at the Palo Alto VA Medical Center and Stanford University.