Alexander M. Scharko, MD

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI

    Internship

    Psychiatry - University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI

    Residency

    Psychiatry - University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI

    Fellowship

    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI

    Additional Training

    Postdoctoral Research Fellow and Senior Clinical Fellow in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

    Board Certification

    General Psychiatry
    Psychosomatic Medicine
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Medical Director, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

  • Centers and Programs
  • Research Interests

    Pediatric behavior dysregulation disorders, mood disorders, and psychotic disorders
    Mental health aspects of medical illness including pediatric HIV/AIDS
    Psychiatric medication adverse effects in children and adolescents