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UF Health Hospitality & Service Standards of Behavior Update

Published: May 15th, 2015

13 teams have now successfully completed the UF Health Hospitality and Service Standards of Behavior training! 1. Adult Inpatient 2. McKnight Brain Institute, Psychiatry Administration 3. CARD – Center for […]

Advocacy Day Symposium – The Recovery Movement

Published: May 14th, 2015

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 2:00pm – 5:00pm Health Science Center, Room C1-3 The UF Department of Psychiatry Residency Training Program Presents: Advocacy Day Symposium   “The Recovery Movement” within psychiatry, […]

Dr. Rajiv Tandon 2015 NAMI Exemplary Psychiatrist Award Winner

Published: May 11th, 2015

Rajiv Tandon, MD has been selected to receive the 2015 NAMI Exemplary Psychiatrist Award. This award is given to psychiatrists noteworthy for going the extra mile and who have made […]

The Q Report – Not so basic training

Published: May 6th, 2015

Quality improvement has become a key part of residency training. As a medical student, San Chang, M.D., attended lectures on medical errors, quality improvement and patient safety. But it wasn’t […]

5th Annual Quality Improvement Day

5th Annual Quality Improvement Day

Published: Apr 27th, 2015

We had a wonderful 5th Annual QI Day on Friday, April 24, 2015. I was once again very impressed with the presentations, the topics, and the amount of work and […]

Dr. Christensen to receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Published: Apr 17th, 2015

Richard  Christensen, MD, MA has been selected as the Lifetime Achievement Award recipient for the Ripple Effect: Northeast Florida Mental Health Awards, presented by Mental Health America of Northeast Florida.  […]

UF Department of Psychiatry members present at AAGP Annual Meeting

Published: Apr 2nd, 2015

The American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry’s (AAGP) 2015 Annual Meeting was held March 27-30 at the Marriott in New Orleans, LA. The AAGP Meeting is the premier educational event in […]

Dr. Nixon Selected as 2015 UFRF Award Recipient

Published: Apr 1st, 2015

Sara Jo Nixon, PhD has been selected as a 2015 University of Florida Research Foundation (UFRF) Professorship award winner. The purpose of these awards is to recognize faculty who have […]

2015 NAMI | Florida Advocacy Rally

Published: Mar 25th, 2015

Mental Illness Advocacy supporters took to the Old Capital Steps in Tallahassee on March 24th for the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI) Florida Advocacy Rally. Their message, Stigma = […]

Dr. Rajiv Tandon authors Schizophrenia Research: 2014’s most downloaded articles

Published: Mar 20th, 2015

Dr. Rajiv Tandon is one of the most cited authors for Schizophrenia Research publications in 2014, authoring the top four and co-authoring the fifth of the top 5 full-text downloads […]