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Stopping the silent struggle Adam Reid is improving care of mental illness one patient, study and event at a time.

Published: July 21st, 2015

Reid’s research includes improving treatment outcomes for pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder and disseminating new treatment options. He works in a specialty OCD clinic headed by Gary Geffken, Ph.D.


Congratulations to 2015 MBI Fellowship Awardee Luis Colón-Pérez, PhD and Mentor Marcelo Febo, PhD

Published: July 14th, 2015

Luis Colón-Pérez, PhD of the Department of Psychiatry received the McKnight Brain Institute Post-Doctoral Fellow Runner-up for his research with Mentor, Marcelo Febo, PhD on Perinatal Cannabis Smoke Exposure and […]

2015 Department of Psychiatry Staff Retreat

2015 Department of Psychiatry Staff Retreat

Published: July 13th, 2015

Friday, July 10, 2015 we held our Department of Psychiatry Annual Staff Retreat at UF’s Lake Wauburg facility in Micanopy. This was a great opportunity for new and existing staff […]

Adrie Bruijnzeel, PhD and Berry Setlow, PhD

Drs. Bruijnzeel & Setlow Awarded NIH New R21 Grant

Published: July 13th, 2015

Adriaan Bruijnzeel, PhD and Barry Setlow, PhD have been awarded a National Institute of Health (NIH) R21 grant entitled, “Lasting Behavioral and Neuroimaging Consequences of Adolescent Exposure to Cannabis Smoke.” According […]


Welcome New Psychiatry Residents!

Published: July 6th, 2015

Please join us in welcoming our new psychiatry residents for 2015-16.


Department of Psychiatry Faculty and Staff help “Stop the Stigma”

Published: July 2nd, 2015

Residents, therapists, physicians and staff from UF Health Psychiatry programs joined Albert the Alligator to participate in the third-annual Stop the Stigma mental illness awareness event at Kanapaha Botanical Park.


Congratulations to our 2015 Resident and Fellow Graduates!

Published: June 29th, 2015

On Friday night, we celebrated the graduation of our residents and fellows at the Gainesville Woman’s Club. It was a wonderful event and a great time to reconnect with members […]

Avjola Hoxha, MD

Congratulations to our Resident of the Month for June 2015!

Published: June 29th, 2015

Avjola Hoxha, MD is our Department of Psychiatry Resident of the Month for June 2015!

Scott Teitelbaum, MD

Scott Teitelbaum, MD Keynote Speaker for the 2015 Addiction Health Summit

Published: June 11th, 2015

Department Vice Chair and Clinical Chief of Addiction Medicine Division, Scott Teitelbaum, MD  will be the Keynote Speaker at this year’s Addiction Health Summit on Science and Recovery being held […]


2015-16 Next Generation Award for Adolescent Substance Use Prevention

Published: June 11th, 2015

“Adolescence is a critical window for addiction, and Addiction Medicine physicians will be crucial to determining whether the next generation of prevention and early intervention strategies will succeed.” The American […]