Dr. Russell-Jenkins was presented with the Clauve Outstanding Senior Award from the University of New Mexico in 1995
PRESCOTT, AZ, March 22, 2018, Shane B. Russell-Jenkins, MD, has been included in Marquis Who’s Who. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
With more than 45 years of industry experience to his credit, Dr. Russell-Jenkins has worked as the medical director in the Inpatient Unit at the Windhaven Psychiatric Hospital for the West Yavapai Guidance Clinic since 2011. Prior to this appointment, he held the position of staff physician for the Southern Arizona VA Health Care System with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs from 2007 to 2011. Previously, he served as an independent psychiatrist in human services in Eastern New Mexico from 2006 to 2007, resident in psychiatry for Spokane Advanced Clinician Track from 2002 to 2004, resident of Sacred Heart Hospital from 2001 to 2004, and staff volunteer for President William Clinton’s “Bill in Bernalillo” from 1993 to 1994. Dr. Russell-Jenkins began his career by completing service in the United States Navy from 1972 to 1980.
Before embarking on his professional path, Dr. Russell-Jenkins pursued an education at the University of New Mexico, earning a Bachelor of Science in psychology, magna cum laude, in 1995. He concluded his studies at the University of New Mexico in 2000, graduating with a Doctor of Medicine. Between 1976 and 1979, he garnered multiple certifications over the course of vocational training, such as certifications in nuclear physics, nuclear controls, electronics, chemistry, nuclear reactor operation, and communications engineering from the Navy Nuclear Power School and the Orlando Naval Training Center. Following these accomplishments, Dr. Russell-Jenkins obtained licenses to practice medicine in Arizona and New Mexico.
In addition to his primary trade, Dr. Russell-Jenkins remains affiliated with various organizations in relation to his areas of expertise. He has notably maintained involvement with the American Medical Association, the American Psychiatric Association, the National Association of VA Physicians and Dentists, and the American Federation of Physicians. Dr. Russell-Jenkins was also a member of the Golden Key International Honour Society, the Blue Key National Honor Society, Kappa Mu Epsilon, the National Mathematics Honor Society and Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society.
In light of his exceptional undertakings, Dr. Russell-Jenkins has accrued several accolades throughout his impressive career. He has been presented with the Clauve Outstanding Senior Award from the University of New Mexico in 1995, as well as the Veterans Affairs Psychiatrist of the Year Award from Strathmore’s Who’s Who in 2008. Likewise, he was recognized as Top Chief Medical Officer of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals. Furthermore, Dr. Russell-Jenkins was selected for inclusion in Madison Who’s Who, Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, and America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals.