Anthony Kelada, MD

Psychiatry Clerkship Director
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

Office: (916) 789-8811
Fax: (908) 282-3681

Anthony Kelada, MD


  • MD, Saint George's University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies


  • Psychiatry, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY


Dr. Kelada holds an undergraduate degree in Animal Physiology and Neuroscience from UC San Diego, CA, and completed his medical education at Saint George's University. His four-year psychiatry residency training was completed at Albany Medical Center. He brings a wealth of experience as the psychiatry clerkship director and practitioner in outpatient and consultation psychiatry. Beyond his professional endeavors, Dr. Kelada values faith, family, and friendships.

Research Interests

In his academic pursuits, Dr. Kelada conducted a literature review on the prefrontal cortex's role in schizophrenia during medical school, presenting his findings at a national psychiatry conference. In residency, he co-founded a therapy group focusing on depression education for inpatient psychiatric patients at Albany Medical Center, which garnered attention at national conferences.

Currently, Dr. Kelada shares research reviews and insights via video on his YouTube channel, Anthony Kelada MD, and through writing including his self-published book, "Live Faithfully: A Journey of David & His Psalms, with Lessons for Mental Health." This book aims to apply the empirically supported concept of bibliotherapy in improving mental health and overall well-being.