Julie Kelso, MD Program Director

Dr. Julie Kelso is a board certified adult psychiatrist practicing at Billings Clinic since 2007. She is a Montana native and received her undergraduate degree at Rocky Mountain College in Billings. She attended medical school at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and residency at the University of Colorado. She completed a public psychiatry fellowship at Columbia University and became an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Columbia University where she was involved in research, medical education and community mental health. She worked in the psychiatric emergency department at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and in community mental health through the New York State Psychiatric Institute. At Billings Clinic she has served as department chair and is currently in working in Integrated Behavioral Health and Project Echo focused on delivering evidence-based mental health treatment to all patients. She is also adjunct faculty at the Rocky Mountain College Physician Assistant Program.