Dr. Robert C. Bransfield
Dr. Robert C. Bransfield is a graduate of Rutgers College and the George Washington University School of Medicine. He completed his psychiatric residency training at Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital. He is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Psychiatry, is certified in Clinical Psychopharmacology by the American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology and is a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.
Dr. Bransfield has held teaching appointments at Hahnemann Medical College and Eastern Virginia Medical School. He has taught in many settings to physicians, mental health professionals and the public. He has performed research, and has a particular interest in psychopharmacology, a unified theory of mental health and illness, the link between microbes and mental illness, Lyme and other tick-borne disease, violence, and the link between microbes and violence.
Dr Bransfield has been active in political advocacy on a national, state and local level. He has appeared on network and regional television, radio and various publications. He has authored and co-authored a number of publications in peer-reviewed literature, other medical publications and books. He has held a number of administrative positions for various organizations involved with a number of health, mental health and community related activities.
Dr. Bransfield maintains a private practice of psychiatry in Red Bank, NJ. Additionally, he is the Associate Director of Psychiatry and Chairman of Psychiatric Quality Assurance at Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, NJ. As Immediate Past President of the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS) and Immediate President of the New Jersey Psychiatric Association, Dr. Bransfield is a strong advocate for Mental Health, Lyme Disease and Morgellons Disease.