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Dawn-Christi M. Bruijnzeel, M.D.

Above all, mentally ill need stability, experts say

Published: May 29th, 2014

“The numbers are staggering,” said Dr. Dawn Bruijnzell, a psychiatrist at UF Health Shands Hospital and the VA Medical Center. “Basic needs have to be met. I believe access to […]

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May is Mental Health Month

Published: May 22nd, 2014

Each year millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental health condition. During the month of May, NAMI and the rest of the country are bringing awareness […]


Saying Goodbye to Dr. Carlos Enrique Muniz, 89

Published: May 13th, 2014

Our friend, mentor and colleague Dr. Carlos Enrique Muniz passed away while surrounded by friends and family on Friday, May 9,2014. Muniz was a full Professor of Psychiatry at the University […]


Presidential Proclamation-National Mental Health Awareness Month, May 2014

Published: May 6th, 2014

Despite great strides in our understanding of mental illness and vast improvements in the dialogue surrounding it, too many still suffer in silence. Tens of millions of Americans face mental […]

Donna Rowland Receives University Level Superior Accomplishment Award

Donna Rowland Receives University Level Superior Accomplishment Award

Published: May 1st, 2014

University-level Award Winners More than 400 employees gathered at the J. Wayne Reitz Union’s Grand Ballroom on April 17 for the 2014 Superior Accomplishment Awards ceremony. This annual program recognizes […]


CRAZY: A Father’s Search Through America’s Mental Health Madness

Published: April 25th, 2014

Grand Rounds April 25, 2014 – Pete Earley, a former Washington Post reporter, author of thirteen books, including three New York Times bestsellers. His book, CRAZY: A Father’s Search Through […]


UF researchers test drug to reverse memory loss in adults

Published: April 23rd, 2014

Barry Setlow, an associate professor at the UF College of Medicine, works in his lab at the McKnight Brain Institute. He and a team of researchers are testing a drug […]

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Gainesville Sun Editorial: A crazy system

Published: April 15th, 2014

Pete Earley, author of “Crazy: A Father’s Search Through America’s Mental Health Madness” Will be speaking at Grand Rounds on April 25, 2014 at 12:00PM in the DeWeese Auditorium, McKnight […]


Be Real UF

Published: March 31st, 2014

Be Real’s Mission is to engage the UF community in discussion and inspire them to connect with each other to make eating disorders socially unacceptable.


Congratulations! Our very own Priscilla Spence in the office of the Chairman has been nominated for a Champion for Change Award.

Published: March 27th, 2014

These awards, a collaboration of the Office of Sustainability and Healthy Gators, recognize individuals and groups that have made significant contributions to the UF community in the areas of sustainability […]