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Melinda Fawcett

College honors outstanding contributions in medical education

In a testament to dedication and quality in medical education, the University of Florida College of Medicine held the 24th annual Celebration of Excellence in Medical Education Reception April 2. The evening ceremony saw educators and trainees from the college’s Gainesville and Jacksonville campuses gather and cheer each other on…

Dr. Carter presents at AAGP

Toni Shalyn Carter, MD presented at the American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry’s Annual Meeting as part of the AAGP’s Scholar Program. Dr. Carter’s presentation, titled “The Optimization of Pharmacological and Non-pharmacological Interventions in a case of Parkinson’s Psychosis” was part of the Scholar’s Program that provides resident…

Unpacking Hoarding

“It’s a hidden illness,” says Mathews, a UF Health psychiatrist. “Even people who have it don’t necessarily know it is a medical disorder.”…

Dr. De Faria featured in new APA podcast series

The new podcast series from the American Psychiatric Association (APA), Women in Psychiatry, features conversations with women psychiatrists from across the country, exploring their personal journeys in psychiatry and their experiences with work-life integration, mentorship, and more. This podcast aims to…

PhD students Moore & Zequeira receive Graduate Mentoring Award

Two PhD students affiliated with department of psychiatry faculty labs have received the 2023-2024 Graduate School Mentoring Award from The Graduate School at the University of Florida. Andrew Moore, PhD student in Dr. Sara Jo Nixon’s lab and Sabrina Zequeira,…