Gail Tsimprea, PhD, RNPC

Gail Tsimprea, PhD, RNPC

McLean Hospital Title
  • Chief Quality and Risk Management Officer

Harvard Medical School Title
  • Instructor in Psychiatry


Dr. Tsimprea, Chief Quality and Risk Management Officer at McLean Hospital, assesses practice patterns and treatment guidelines and oversees the delivery of care throughout the McLean continuum of care. Receiving her PhD in health services and social change, her research focused on the development of innovative ways of helping patients in community residences self medicate with the assistance of non-medical personnel.

An instructor in psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, she has earned many accolades, including a Presidential Citation from President Clinton for her leadership, hard work, and commitment in the field of health care. She received McLean Hospital’s Vision of Excellence award and is the recipient of numerous Partners in Excellence Awards. Dr. Tsimprea was selected by the Boston Business Journal and Patriot Trail Girl Scouts to receive the Leading Woman Award for her seminal contributions to the care of those struggling with mental illness.

Education & Training

  • 1975 BA in Psychology, Southeastern Massachusetts University
  • 1979 MA in Rehabilitation Counseling, Assumption College
  • 1988 PhD in Health Services and Social Change, Walden University


Phone: 617.855.2514
Office Address: Belmont campus - Administration, Room 213