VaKara Meyer Karre, MD

Karre.VaKara-Meyer.2018.jpgAssociate Professor

Academic Office:
985575 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5578
Phone 402.552.6002

Clinic Practice Location:
Poynter Hall
42nd and Dewey, SW corner
5th floor
For all appointments call 402.552.6007

University of Nebraska Medical Center
Doctor of Medicine, 2008

Medical College of Wisconsin
Adult Psychiatry Residency,  2008-2012
Chief Resident, 2011-2012

Medical College of Wisconsin
Psychosomatic Medicine Fellowship, 2012-2013 

Hospital Appointments:
The Nebraska Medical Center

Biographical Sketch:
Dr. Meyer Karre is board-certified in general adult psychiatry, consultation-liaison psychiatry, and addiction medicine. She received her medical degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center before completing a residency in Adult Psychiatry and fellowship in Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. Dr. Meyer Karre specializes in the treatment of psychiatric disorders, including substance use disorders, in the medically ill. She is the co-director of the Addiction Psychiatry Consultation-Liaison Service and is core faculty for the general psychiatry residency and addiction medicine fellowship. She has particular interests in Transplant Psychiatry, Psycho-oncology, and Addiction Psychiatry. She also has a strong interest in the training of residents and fellows. She is a member of the American Psychiatric Association, Association of Medicine and Psychiatry, American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry, and the Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry.