University of California, Riverside

Graduate Medical Education

Clinical Faculty Biographies

Dr. Tokunbo Williams

Health Science Clinical Assistant Professor - Psychiatry

Dr. Tokunbo Williams

Medical Office

9990 Farm Road
Riverside, Calif. 92503
(951) 358-4700

Academic Office

School of Medicine
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, Calif. 92521
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Education and Training

  • Residency, Rosalind Franklin University, North Chicago, Illinois
  • M.S., Medical and Pharmaceutical Research, Vrije Universitiet, Brussels, Belgium
  • M.D., Obafemi Awolowo Univeristy, Ile-Ife, Nigeria
  • B.S., Health Sciences, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria


Dr. Tokunbo Williams, M.D., M.Sc., is an assistant professor of psychiatry at the UC Riverside School of Medicine and an attending psychiatrist for the Riverside County Mental Health Department.

Born in London and educated in Nigeria, Williams received her Bachelor of Science and M.D. degrees from Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria, then went on to earn a master's degree in medical and pharmaceutical research at Vrije Universitiet in Brussels, Belgium.

She previously worked as a pharmaceutical representative in the United Kingdom and United States before resuming her medical career.

Research Interests

Her research interests are psychiatry and women's health, trans-cultural psychiatry and evidence-based psychiatry.


More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Graduate Medical Education
2608 School of Medicine Education Building

Tel: (951) 827-7669