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OCD Awareness Week

Published: October 10th, 2017

OCD Awareness Week is an international effort taking place during the second week in October each year to raise awareness and understanding about obsessive compulsive disorder and related disorders, with […]

WHO Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day

Published: October 10th, 2017

Mental health in the workplace is the theme of World Mental Health Day 2017. World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of […]

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October 2017 Newsletter

Published: October 9th, 2017

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

Dept Psychiatry at FPS

UF Health Psychiatry participates at FPS

Published: October 9th, 2017

The Florida Psychiatry Society held their annual fall meeting at the Hyatt Regency in Sarasota over the weekend. Attendees had the opportunity to earn up to 12 continuing medical education […]

UF Health Representative Rebecca Lukowski

VA hosts CME event for MIAW

Published: October 4th, 2017

The Malcom Randall VA Medical Center hosted a CME event for Mental Illness Awareness Week. Participants could earn up to eight CME credit hours. Sessions included topics such as “Moving […]

Dr. Bussing speaks with GOC's Brett Buell

3rd Annual MIAW Movie Night at the Hippodrome

Published: October 2nd, 2017

The Department of Psychiatry held it’s third annual movie night during Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) at the Hippodrome in downtown Gainesville on October 5th. As part of activities scheduled […]

UF helps with Puerto Rico donations

Published: October 1st, 2017

I want to say thank you to everyone who helped in our efforts to get supplies to Puerto Rico. I finally made it to Orlando yesterday around 1pm. I received […]


UF Psychiatry hosts IGPI

Published: September 30th, 2017

The University of Florida Department of Psychiatry, in conjunction with the Indo-American Psychiatric Association (Florida Chapter), NAMI Florida, and FL Medicaid Drug Therapy Management Program  hosted the 8th Annual Indian […]

Suraj Modi, MD

Congratulations to our Resident of the Month!

Published: September 28th, 2017

Resident of the month for September is Suraj Modi, MD

Dr. Bruijnzeel delivers the keynote session at NAMI FL in Orlando

Drs. Bruijnzeel & Thornton speak at NAMI Florida Meeting

Published: September 27th, 2017

September is National Recovery Month and NAMI Florida held their annual meeting September 22 – 23 in Orlando. UF Department of Psychiatry, Assistant Professor and Director of ECT and Inpatient Psychiatric […]