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Nicole M. Benson, MD

McLean Hospital Title
  • Associate Chief Medical Information Officer

Harvard Medical School Title
  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry


Nicole M. Benson, MD, is a child and adolescent psychiatrist and clinical informaticist at McLean Hospital. Dr. Benson’s research uses data science and clinical informatics to study the ways patients access and receive mental health care in order to identify disparities in clinical outcomes. She is also interested in using technology to engage patients in psychiatric care.

Education & Training

  • 2009 BS, Haverford College
  • 2014 MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine
  • 2014-2017 Residency in Psychiatry, Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program, Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital
  • 2017-2019 Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital
  • 2019-2021 Clinical Informatics and Innovation Fellowship, Mass General Brigham
Board Certifications:
  • 2016 Medical License, Board of Registration in Medicine, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • 2018 Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • 2019 Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • 2022 Clinical Informatics, American Board of Preventive Medicine


Phone: 617.855.3046
Office Address: Belmont campus - Service Building, Room 109