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Lisa Merlo Greene

Dr. Merlo Greene new Research Director for the Pottash Research Initiative

Published: Apr 25th, 2017

We are pleased to announce Dr. Lisa Merlo Greene’s important new leadership position at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center. As Research Director for the Pottash Florida Recovery Center Research […]

Joseph McNamara

Joseph McNamara, PhD new Chief, Division of Medical Psychology

Published: Apr 24th, 2017

We are pleased to announce Dr. Joseph McNamara’s new leadership role as Chief for the Division of Medical Psychology. Dr. McNamara joined the Department of Psychiatry in 2009, after completing […]

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Published: Apr 21st, 2017

May 7th join the AnARTists Community Group to paint the 34th Street Wall

Khurshid Khurshid

Dr. Khurshid elected Chair of APA Caucus on Global Mental Health & Psychiatry

Published: Apr 19th, 2017

Khurshid A. Khurshid, MD has been elected 2017-18 Chair of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) Caucus on Global Mental Health and Psychiatry. The APA Caucus on Global Mental Health and […]

Carol Mathews

Carol Mathews, MD appointed Vice Chair for Strategic Development

Published: Apr 18th, 2017

The Department of Psychiatry is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Carol Mathews as Vice Chair for Strategic Development. Dr. Mathews, internationally recognized for her work in obsessive compulsive […]

Scott Teitelbaum ASAM Awards

Teitelbaum recognized for contributions to ASAM

Published: Apr 14th, 2017

The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) 48th Annual Conference is the nation’s premiere conference on the latest science, research, best practices and innovations in addiction medicine. This year’s meeting was […]


UF Health Psychiatry sponsors UF Gators Baseball game

Published: Apr 13th, 2017

Sunday, April 9th UF Health Psychiatry sponsored the UF Gators Baseball game verses Tennessee. Members of the Department of Psychiatry and UF Health were available at an informational table prior […]

Nixon and Setlow named UF Term Professors

Nixon, Setlow named COM University Term Professors

Published: Apr 13th, 2017

Department of Psychiatry Professors, Sara Jo Nixon, PhD and Barry Setlow, PhD have been named College of Medicine’s 2016-17 University Term Professors. The University Term Professorship Program provides recognition to […]

Carol Mathews

Access to therapy via videoconferencing a major advance in OCD treatment

Published: Apr 4th, 2017

Patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder are benefiting from the increasingly widespread availability of therapy through videoconferencing and other computer-based programs, according to a review…

Jacqueline Hobbs, PhD, MD

FPS Spring Meeting & Resident Retreat

Published: Apr 3rd, 2017

This weekend the Florida Psychiatric Society held their Spring Meeting in Orlando at the Wyndham at Bonnet Creek Resort. The meeting was well attended with over 200 registered attendees. UF […]