Kenneth M. Sakauye, M.D.

Kenneth M. Sakauye, M.D.

Professor and Co-Chair
Department of Psychiatry


The University of Tennessee Health Science Center
135 North Pauline Street
Ste. 122 UTMG Behavioral Health Center
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-4572
Email: Kenneth M. Sakauye



Representative Publications

  • Sakauye K. Cultural psychiatry considerations in older adults. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2012 Nov;20(11):911-4. doi: 10.1097/JGP.0b013e3182702c18. PubMed PMID: 23093002.
  • Koh S, Blank K, Cohen CI, Cohen G, Faison W, Kennedy G, Kyomen H, Liptzin B, Meador K, Rohrbaugh R, Rusch B, Sakauye K, Schultz S, Streim J. Public's view of mental health services for the elderly: responses to Dear Abby. Psychiatr Serv. 2010 Nov;61(11):1146-9. doi: 10.1176/appi.ps.61.11.1146. PubMed PMID: 21041356.
  • Sakauye KM, Streim JE, Kennedy GJ, Kirwin PD, Llorente MD, Schultz SK, Srinivasan S. AAGP position statement: disaster preparedness for older Americans: critical issues for the preservation of mental health. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2009 Nov;17(11):916-24. doi: 10.1097/JGP.0b013e3181b4bf20. PubMed PMID: 20104050.
  • Sakauye K. Comments on racial and socioeconomic differences in psychiatric symptoms in nursing home residents. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2006 Jan;7(1):60. PubMed PMID: 16413436.
  • Sakauye K. Cultural influences on pain management in the elderly. Compr Ther. 2005 Spring;31(1):78-82. Review. PubMed PMID: 15793327.
  • Hendrix CC, Sakauye KM, Karabatsos G, Daigle D. The use of the Minimum Data Set to identify depression in the elderly. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2003 Nov-Dec;4(6):308-12. PubMed PMID: 14613597.

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