Andrew D. Carlo, M.D., M.P.H. is the Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute Senior Medical Director for Health System Integration and is an adult psychiatrist with expertise in behavioral health integration. Dr. Carlo also has extensive experience in the areas of health services and health policy, with a particular focus on the Collaborative Care model. His work has been published extensively in peer-reviewed journals, including JAMA, JAMA Psychiatry, Psychiatric Services, Health Affairs, and the Journal of General Internal Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Carlo has given scholarly talks at numerous national conferences, including the annual meetings of the American Psychiatric Association, the Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, Academy Health, and the Institute for Psychiatric Services. Dr. Carlo is primarily driven by his goals of achieving behavioral health equity and increasing access to high-quality, evidence-based mental health care for all people.  

In addition to working at Meadows, Dr. Carlo is a part-time Health System Clinician at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, where he practices in the outpatient setting. Dr. Carlo graduated from Georgetown University School of Medicine and completed his residency training in adult psychiatry at Harvard Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital. He then received his Master of Public Health Degree as part of his post-doctoral training in primary care psychiatry research at the University of Washington. Finally, Dr. Carlo is a former Academy Health National Health Policy Scholar and is an active member of the Early Career Advisory Committee for Psychiatric Services and the American Psychiatric Association’s Committee on Quality and Performance Measures.