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UF Faculty graduate from Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine® Fellowship Program

Published: May 4th, 2016

The University of Florida, College of Medicine had two faculty members graduate April 14, 2016 from the Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine Fellowship (ELAM) Program at Drexel University College of […]

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Dr. Thornton Appointed Associate Chief of Staff

Published: May 1st, 2016

Effective May 1, 2016, Dr. Joseph Thornton was appointed Associate Chief of Staff for the Mental Health Service Line (MHSL) at the North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System (NF/SGVHS) In […]

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Inaugural Richard C. Christensen, MD Lecture & Advocacy Day

Published: April 25th, 2016

Friday, April 22nd marked the Inaugural Richard C. Christensen, MD Memorial  Lecture Program and Advocacy Day. Held at the McKnight Brain Institute, this was an all-day affair to honor and […]

Undergraduate Research Forum

2016 Undergraduate Research Forum

Published: April 18th, 2016

First place went to Michael Lattanzi for his poster “Modulation of Repetitive Behaviors Through Pharmacological Manipulation of the Indirect Basal Ganglia Pathway.” Lattanzi works with Department of Psychiatry Faculty member […]

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2016 Florida Psychiatric Society Meeting and Resident Retreat

Published: April 11th, 2016

The Florida Psychiatric Society (FPS) held its Spring CME meeting April 8th – 10th at the Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort, Bonnet Creek in Orlando, FL. The University of Florida, Department […]

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Medical pros hope addiction treatment just got a needed boost

Published: April 9th, 2016

In mid-March, the American Board of Medical Specialties officially recognized addiction medicine as a medical subspecialty, a decision that will mean increased training and board certification for doctors and hopefully […]

Stop the Stigma!

Fourth Annual Stop the Stigma Event

Published: April 9th, 2016

An event aimed at reducing the stigma against mental illness through education. The Fourth Annual Stop the Stigma! event was held at Veteran’s Memorial Park over the weekend. The Department […]


Addiction medicine new recognized subspecialty

Published: March 31st, 2016

WCJB-TV20 – Dr. Teitelbaum with UF Health’s Florida Recovery Center hopes that a new recognition will start to change addiction’s bad name. On March 14, the American Board of Medical Specialties […]


Drs. Leal & Ong to receive membership into the Gold Humanism Honor Society

Published: March 29th, 2016

Department of Psychiatry residents Camilo Leal, MD and Christopher Ong, MD have been nominated by residents and selected by the committee to receive membership into the Gold Humanism Honor Society […]

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Big Changes in Addiction Medicine

Published: March 29th, 2016

GTN NEWS – Big changes are happening in the medical field. Last week, the american board of medical specialties announced physicians can now become certified in addiction medicine. Dr. Scott […]