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2015 Department of Psychiatry Staff Pinning Event

The Department of Psychiatry held its 2015 Staff Pinning Event August 19th at the McKnight Brain Institute. This year we celebrated 12 departmental employees and their service to the University of Florida. We had some very special milestones this year! Paula Edge received her pin for 40 years of service…

UF Addiction Medicine Fellowship prepares fellows for board exam

The UF Addiction Medicine Fellowship program received some positive feedback last week from Terri Silver, MA the Chief Credentialing Officer for the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM). ABAM is the nation’s first medical specialty board that certifies addiction medicine physicians across a range of medical specialties. The…

UF Health – Eating Disorders Help

At UF Health Psychiatry, our team of eating disorder experts provides evidence-based outpatient treatment for adolescents and young adults with eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge-eating disorder and avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder.

60 Mintues – Denied

WATCH – When insurance companies deny the mentally ill the treatment their doctors prescribe, seriously ill people are often discharged, and can be a danger to themselves or others. Scott Pelley reported on Sunday, August 2 at 7 p.m. ET/PT.

Drs. Bruijnzeel & Setlow Awarded NIH New R21 Grant

Adrie Bruijnzeel, PhD and Berry Setlow, PhD 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 to the…