David Trinkle, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Dr. David Trinkle is an associate clinical professor of psychiatric medicine and Training Director of the geriatric psychiatry fellowship program at Carilion Cllinic-University of Virginia Roanoke Valley Program and medical director of the Center for Healthy Aging at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. He is the geropsychiatric consultant to the Geriatric Assessment Clinic at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, the League of Older Americans, and numerous nursing homes in the Roanoke Valley serves as chief of staff of the Department of Psychiatry at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. 

As associate dean for community and culture at Virgiania Tech Carilion School of Medicine,  Dr. Trinkle is responsible for the interprofessionalism value domain and community outreach and relations. He ensures that the respective departments and units develop and adhere to policies and practices to achieve appropriate diversity among the students, faculty, staff, and other members of the school's academic community.

B.A., University of Virginia
M.D., University of Virginia