Earned his medical degree with honors from Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA.,
Completed Residency in psychiatry at McLean Hospital in Belmont, MA
Board-certified in psychiatry.
Member of the American College of Psychiatrists, the Maryland Psychiatric Society (former president), and the American Psychiatric Association (distinguished fellow).
Chairman of the Data Safety and Management Board for the Maryland Psychiatric Research Center
Dr. Aaronson has published numerous articles on his research in mood disorders and contributed a chapter to a book published in 2014 on Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation by Oxford University Press.