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2016 Promotion and Tenure Faculty

Congratulations to Setlow, Hobbs, Reisfield & Merlo-Greene

Published: June 28th, 2016

Please join us in congratulating the following faculty members on their promotions to new ranks in their career on July 1st – we appreciate their commitment to academic development and […]

Congratulations to our Graduating Psychiatry Residents!

Published: June 24th, 2016

Fei Chen, DO

Congratulations to our Resident of the Month for June 2016!

Published: June 23rd, 2016

Fei Chen, DO Resident of the Month for June

Regina Bussing named chair of psychiatry at UF College of Medicine

Published: June 23rd, 2016

Business Report of North Central Florida –

Regina Bussing, M.D., has been appointed chair of the department of psychiatry and the Donald R. Dizney endowed chair in psychiatry, established in 2006 with a generous gift from Donald and Irene Dizney.

Jennifer Davis, MD

Dr. Davis appointed member of AAMC’s Organization of Resident Representatives

Published: June 21st, 2016

We are happy to announce that Jennifer Davis, MD – PGY-2, has been appointed as a member of the Association of American Medical College’s (AAMC) Organization of Resident Representatives (ORR).  […]

ECT Open House at Shands Psychiatric Hospital

Published: June 10th, 2016

UF Health held an open house Thursday, June 9th at UF Health Shands Psychiatric Hospital to showcase their newly developed  state-of-the-art Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) suite. ECT is currently used to […]

Dr. Suryadevara appointed to Alzheimer’s Disease Research Grant Advisory Council

Published: June 9th, 2016

Uma Suryadevara, MD has been appointed a geriatric psychiatrist member on the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Grant Committee.

Parent child interactive therapy helps improve families’ lives

Published: June 9th, 2016

GAINESVILLE, Fla — Sometimes a child’s behavioral problems can get out of hand, but now there’s a new kind of interactive therapy available for parents and children at UF Health’s Medical Psychology Center in Gainesville.PCIT, or Parent Child Interactive Therapy, is for children who have more disruptive behavior than the average child

“Bath salt” drug spurs psychosis-like condition in the brain, UF Health study finds

Published: June 9th, 2016

The use of psychoactive “bath salts” can induce a condition in the brain similar to that of patients suffering from psychosis, University of Florida Health researchers have found.

Wayne Creelman, MD

Activate Your Brain

Published: June 6th, 2016

UF Health Center for Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine in Vero Beach has a noninvasive, non-drug treatment option to help people with stubborn depression vastly improve, or even eliminate, their symptoms.