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60th Anniversary Alumni Dinner

On Friday, September 21, 2018 the Department of Psychiatry hosted the 60th Anniversary Alumni Reception and Dinner at the Harrell Medical Education Building. Please enjoy the gallery below.  …

60th Anniversary CME Event

As part of the Department of Psychiatry 60th Anniversary Celebration we held a Continuing Medical Education (CME) Event. The three previous chairs were invited to present at the event held in the DeWeese Auditorium at the McKnight Brain Institute. Depression and Medical Illness Dwight L.

60th Anniversary Research Flash Talks

The Department of Psychiatry incorporated Research Flash Talks into the program for 60th Anniversary CME event. Twelve of the Department’s researchers gave 5 minute flash talks highlighting their current research. The program was well received by attendees. Thank you to all  the researchers that participated. ​…

60th Anniversary Meet & Greet

We began the Department of Psychiatry 60th Anniversary events with a Meet and Greet at the new UF Health Springhill 2 medical office building. It gave the alumni the opportunity to tour the new facility and welcome each other into town.  …

60th Anniversary Alumni Football Social

The 60th Anniversary events concluded on Saturday, September 22nd with an Alumni Football Social. Alumni and members of the Department’s faculty and staff gathered to watch football and say their goodbyes until next time.

UF Psychiatry attends PCIT World Congress

The UF Psychiatry PCIT Program was well represented at the first PCIT World Congress entitled “Heading for New Shores” with presentations by Master Trainers Dr. Regina Bussing and Dr. Melanie Nelson, and by graduate student Brittney Bailey. The World Congress also marked the 10-year anniversary of PCIT in…

2018 MBI Education & Outreach awards

Department of Psychiatry Assistant Professor Damon Lamb, PhD earned the MBI Career Enhancement Award. Doctoral candidates Shelby Blaes in Drs. Setlow and Bizon’s Lab and Julianne Price in Dr. Nixon’s Neurocognitive Lab earned the MBI Graduate Research Fellowships for 2018.

Summer camp helps kids face fears, aids UF researchers

Fear Facers Summer Camp, organized by UF’s Center for OCD, Anxiety & Related Disorders (COARD), is for children ranging from ages 7 to 15 with phobias, obsessive-compulsive disorder and anxiety. The camp is an alternative way for children to receive therapy and challenge themselves to overcome daily struggles.