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EdD Thomas H. BORNEMANN Director, Mental Health Program, The Carter Center, Atlanta


1988-1992 Director, Refugee Mental Health Program, Office of the Director, National Institute of Mental Health, Alcohol, Drug Abuse and Mental Health Administration (ADAMHA), United States Public Health Service (USPHS), Rockville, Maryland
1992-1993 Chief, Refugee Mental Health Branch, Division of Program Development, Special Populations and Projects, Center for Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (name change as a result of agency reorganization)
1993-1994 Chief, Refugee Programs, Office of Refugee Health, Office of International and Refugee Health (OIRH), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH)
1994-2000 Deputy Director, Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), US Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
2000-2002 Senior Adviser for Mental Health, Department of Mental Health and Substance Dependence (Diplomatic Status), World Health Organization (WHO), Geneva, Switzerland
since 2002 Director, The Carter Center Mental Health Program, Atlanta, Georgia


American Association of Colleges and Universities, Bringing Theory to Practice Project, Washington, DC., since 2004
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, since 2004
The Institute for Public Health (Public Health Degree Granting Institute), Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, since 2004
Fuqua Center for Late Life Depression, Emory University, since 2003


Marsella, A., Bornemann, T.H, Orley, J., and Ekbland, S. Amidst Peril and Pain: Understanding the Mental Health and Wellbeing of the World's Refugees. American Psychological Association Press, Washington, D.C., 1994
Holtzman, W. and Bornemann, T.H. (Eds) Mental Health of Immigrants and Refugees. Hogg Foundation for Mental Health, The University of Texas, Austin, Texas, 1990


Edward J. Griffin, Distinguished Alumni Award, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, California, 1999
Surgeon General s Exemplary Service Medal, 2000
Distinguished Service Medal, highest individual award in Public Health Service, 2001