McLean Hospital 115 Mill Street Belmont, MA 02478
Charles Welch, MD, ran the ECT service at Massachusetts General Hospital from 1976-2013. Since 2013, he has served as an attending on the ECT Service at McLean Hospital, and is now a consultant in psychiatry. In addition to ECT, his career interests include prevention of child maltreatment, serving on the Massachusetts Governor’s Commission on Child Abuse in 1998.
Dr. Welch is also interested in the politics of health care, and in 2002 served as president of the Massachusetts Medical Society, the only psychiatrist ever to serve in that leadership position. He is currently president of the Massachusetts Medical Benevolent Society, which provides financial support and counseling to physicians in personal, professional, or financial distress.
Belmont campus - de Marneffe Building, Room 209