National Recovery Month

September is National Recovery Month

National Recovery Month, is an initiative sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, or SAMHSA, within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Click to learn more.

Jacqueline Hobbs, MD, PhD

Dr. Hobbs earns Health Care Risk Manager License

Jacqueline Hobbs, MD, PhD, DFAPA is now a licensed State of Florida, Health Care Risk Manager. Licensees are require to take a 120 hour course, designed for healthcare professionals (physicians, […]

Dr. Lewis named COM University Term Professor

Department of Psychiatry Professor, Mark Lewis, PhD has been named a College of Medicine 2017-18 University Term Professor. The University Term Professorship Program provides recognition to outstanding academic achievement. Professorships […]

Dr. Shapiro accepts AAP Award

Dr. Shapiro AAP award winner

Michael Shapiro, MD is the recipient of the 2017 Association of Academic Psychiatrists (AAP) Early Career Development Award. The Early Career Development Award was created to facilitate career development and […]

College Students on Steps of building

Recovery Corner with Jamie Smolen, MD

Binge drinking among college students. As we embark on the school year students have left the safety of home and stepping onto campuses feeling more independent than they have ever felt before. However, they may lack the life experience necessary to prepare them for the temptation of college partying.

Bruce Cuthbert, PhD Online CME

NEW Online CME Offering for UF & Non-UF physicians

FREE for UF persons, $35 for Non-UF persons per lecture. We have 18 lectures online for you to choose from!

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Register NOW – Limited space to train for Parent-Child Interaction Therapist

For more information or to register, please visit our PCIT page Please direct questions to Monica Brook at  

Connie Retirement

Congratulations Connie Pruitt!

  Happy Retirement Thank you for your years of dedication, service, and significant contributions to the UF Department of Psychiatry! January 6, 1998 – August 31, 2017       […]

Tian Sui, MD

Congratulations to our Resident of the Month!

Resident of the month for August is Tian Sui, MD

Psychiatry News

In the Know

September 2017 Newsletter

A monthly electronic newsletter highlighting the accomplishments and events happening in the Department of Psychiatry.

Progress in Psychiatry

Progress in Psychiatry

We are thrilled to share with you some exciting new developments in our clinical, research and teaching missions and some of the special events of the past year.

UF Events


National Recovery Month

all day event


Mindful Relaxation Minutes

From 12:15pm until 12:45pm


2nd Annual International Bioethics Seminar

From 1:00pm until 5:00pm


UF Mindfulness Day

all day event


Mindful Relaxation Minutes

From 12:15pm until 12:45pm