Mark Cavitt, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 06/01/2021

Mark Cavitt, MPA, MD, FAAP

 

Johns Hopkins Medicine All Children’s Hospital

St. Petersburg, Florida

 

 

Mark Cavitt, MPA, MD, FAAP is Medical Director of Psychiatry Services and Developmental Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Medicine All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida; Courtesy Assistant Professor in Psychiatry/Behavioral Medicine at the Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida; Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor in Psychology/Neurology at LECOM, Bradenton, Florida; Instructor in Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Co- Chair of the Center for Behavior Health within the Institute for Brain Protection Sciences at Johns Hopkins Medicine All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida Dr. Cavitt is a medical staff member at Johns Hopkins Medicine All Children’s Hospital where he serves as Chair of the Division of Psychiatry, Psychology and Developmental Pediatrics and Chair of the Standards and Credentials Committee. Dr. Cavitt is a former Chair of the Physician Advisory Council which serves as a consultative body for the medical practitioners employed by All Children’s Specialty Physicians and West Coast Neonatology.  He is the found and now a former chair of the Practitioner Well Being Committee at JHACH

Dr. Cavitt received his medical degree from East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, Tennessee. He completed internship, residency in general psychiatry, and fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. He is a Diplomate of The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in both Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Psychiatry.

 

Dr. Cavitt is a former president of the Tampa Bay Council for the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He is a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the American Psychiatric Association. He became a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association in 2012.

 

Dr. Cavitt is co-author of a study on hoarding in children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) as well as mediators of life satisfaction in youth with ADHD. He has also presented posters and many lectures at medical and scientific conferences about ADHD, psychopharmacology in pediatric psychiatry, bipolar disorder, childhood depression, suicidality and other subjects related to childhood psychiatry.

 

Dr. Cavitt has been selected as one of the Best Doctors in Tampa Bay for 18 years and has been named a Top Doctor by US News & World Report. He has been recognized as an Outstanding Clinical Educator in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of South Florida, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine.