• Barbara Cannon, MD
  • John C. Bradley, MD

Interim Training Director, Harvard South Shore Psychiatry Residency Training Program

Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School.

Barbara Cannon, M.D. is a graduate of the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, she completed her psychiatry residency at Massachusetts General Hospital. After starting her career in community psychiatry, Dr. Cannon joined the VA Boston Healthcare System in 2010. She provides psychiatric care in the outpatient clinics at the Brockton and Jamaica Plain campuses.

In addition to supervising in the outpatient mental health clinic and her administrative role as Interim Training Director, Dr. Cannon serves as faculty administrator for Morning Report (HSS’s all-resident weekly meeting), directs a course in Women’s Mental Health, and provides formal mentorship to several HSS residents. Dr. Cannon is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and an Instructor in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.

Chief of Psychiatry & Deputy Director, Mental Health Service VA Boston Healthcare System, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry Uniformed Services University School of Medicine, Lecturer on Psychiatry Harvard Medical School.

John C. Bradley, M.D. received his medical training at the Uniformed Services University School of Medicine and completed residency training in Psychiatry at Letterman Army Medical Center in San Francisco, California. Dr. Bradley retired from the U.S. Army Medical Corps where he served as Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, and Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Vice Chair at Uniformed Services University. His military career included operational assignments for peacekeeping, stability and support operations, and combat operations in Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Dr. Bradley has been honored to serve on a number of national committees and advisory councils. He is co-chair of the VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Suicidal Behavior. He served as the clinical subcommittee chair and Army representative for the DoD Task Force for the Prevention of Suicide by Members of the Armed Forces, and co-investigator for the Army Study To Assess Risk and Resilience in Servicemembers (ArmySTARRS). He served as an advisor to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of Sciences, Board on the Health of Select Populations. Dr. Bradley has provided expert testimony to the US Congress and served on numerous scientific advisory committees. He has published extensively on the treatment of combat trauma and PTSD, the management of Suicide, and on the American Revolution.