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Natalie Lester, MD

1670 Upham Dr
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 293-9180

Email: lester.38@osu.edu


Current OSU Appointments

Assistant Professor-Clinical, Psychiatry

Physician, FGP-Psychiatry



2011 - present Board Certified Psychiatry and Neurology: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
2012 - present Medical Doctor: State Medical Board of Ohio

Chapters in Books

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and newer antidepressants.. "Shelton R, Lester NA." In The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Mood Disorders. Edited by Stein DJ, Kupfer DJ, Schatzberg AF. -. Washington DC: American Psychiatric Publishing Inc, January 2005.

Lester, NA. "Psychobehavioral Disorders." In Dr. Carol Rivers' Preparing for the Written Board Exam in Emergency Medicine. -.



2009 - present George Ginsberg Fellowship. American Association of Directors of Psychiatry Residency Training.
2009 - 2010 PRITE Fellowship. The American College of Psychiatrists.
2010 - present Mind Games Winner for Brown University. American Psychiatric Association.
2010 - present American Psychiatric Institute of Research and Education (APIRE) Research Colloquim. American Psychiatric Institute of Research and Education.
2010 - present Martin Keller Award. Alpert Medical School.
2013 - present Faculty Teaching Award (from first year residents). Department of Psychiatry.

Journal Articles

Lester,N,A; Keel,P,K; Lipson,S,F. "Symptom fluctuation in bulimia nervosa: relation to menstrual-cycle phase and cortisol levels." PSYCHOLOGICAL MEDICINE. Vol. 33, no. 1. (January 2003.): 51-60.

Boland RJ, Lester NA, William E. "How to write good multiple choice questions: a primer for the academic psychiatrist." Journal of Academic Psychiatry. Vol. 34, (April 2010.): 310-316.



"Managing Changes in a Residency: From Theory to Practice." Presented at American Association of Directors of Psychiatry Residency Training Conference, Tuscon, Arizona. (March 2009)

"Mechanisms of Action of Common Psychotropics." Presented at Miriam Hospital Department of Psychiatry, Rhode Island. (June 2010)

"An overview of psychopharmacologic treatment at the ACI." Presented at Grand Rounds, Cranston, Rhode Island. (January 2012)

"Master Course: 2012 Psychiatry in Review." Presented at American Psychiatric Association Annual Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (May 2012)

"Community mental health treatment and criminal recidivism among mentally ill offenders." Presented at Grand Rounds, Providence, Rhode Island. (June 2012)