Expert Witness

Professional Overview

Bruce Hubbard, M.D.

Dr. Hubbard's career in psychiatric medicine spans over thirty years. He has practiced all aspects of psychiatry with his current focus being psychopharmacology.

Dr. Hubbard began his professional training at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee, graduating with his doctorate in medicine in 1972. He then continued his training at the University of California School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, where he completed his internship and residency training in psychiatry in 1975 and was chief resident in psychiatry.

Following his residency training, Dr. Hubbard held a full-time faculty position in the Psychiatry Department at University of California at San Diego (UCSD), where he specialized in teaching, research and managing an inpatient unit at the La Jolla Veterans Administration Hospital.

In 1979 Dr. Hubbard entered private practice of psychiatry full time in San Diego and has been in practice continuously since that time.

Throughout his career, Dr. Hubbard has been the recipient of many honors and awards, the most recent being named Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association in 2003. He has continued his teaching activities in the field, including supervising residents in psychiatry at UCSD, and is currently teaching a course in psychopharmacology for counselors at Bethel Seminary.

During his career Dr. Hubbard has held various offices including Chief of Staff at Alvarado Parkway Institute, and for the past four years, has been active on the Council of the San Diego Psychiatric Society.

In addition to his professional activities, Dr. Hubbard participates in public service endeavors including serving as president of the board of directors for Quail Botanical Gardens in Encinitas. Dr. Hubbard resides in North San Diego County where he pursues hobbies of horticulture and cooking.

Bruce Hubbard, M.D.
1565 Hotel Circle South, Suite 350
San Diego, California 92108
Tel (619) 295-8005
Fax (619) 297-1700