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Melinda Fawcett

Ana Turner, MD receives Hippocratic Award

Congratulations to Ana Turner, M.D., for receiving the 2021 Hippocratic Award. Dr. Turner is an assistant professor in the department of psychiatry, where she serves as a Community Psychiatrist, Consult Liaison Psychiatrist, the Director of Clerkship for the Jacksonville Psychiatry Rotation, and Co-Director of the UF Health Jacksonville…

Binh Nguyen wins Toffler Research Award

Binh Nguyen Binh Nguyen, a MD-PhD student in Carol Mathews, MD PGENeS lab has been awarded a Toffler Research Award. Toffler Scholars are selected for their keen intellect, innovative thinking, meticulous planning, and demonstrated passion for their work. Through working on disparate…

Dr. Nallapula records Telepsychiatry Vlog for APA

As a Member of the Committee on Mental Health Information Technology of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) Kishan Nallapula, MD was asked to record a vlog on Inpatient Telepsychiatry During COVID-19. View his vlog here.

April Newsletter

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

An Introduction to UF Health Florida Recovery Center

UF Health Florida Recovery Center is Florida’s premier addiction treatment program, proudly serving patients from around the United States. Learn more about our programs, treatment modalities offered and philosophy on addiction treatment.

Welcome 2021-22 Psychiatry Interns

We had a very successful MATCH and are pleased to announce our new interns for the 2021-2022 academic year! This was an unprecedented recruitment year with the pandemic and all things virtual. Special thanks to our faculty and resident interviewers, Dr. Bussing, and especially our wonderful staff—Britany Ratliff, Jackie…

Dr. Putinta receives Outstanding Resident Instructor Award

Kevin Putinta, MD has received the Outstanding Resident Instructor Award. This award is sponsored by the Society of Teaching Scholars and consists of a lapel pin signifying excellence in teaching and a certificate. The award is typically presented at the Annual Medical Education Week Reception in mid-March. However, they…