Czerne M. Reid, PhD

Czerne Reid, PhD
Czerne Reid, PhD
Lecturer, Psychiatry 


Lecturer and Program Director, Online Graduate and Certificate Programs, Department of Psychiatry

Contact Information

Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine
McKnight Brain Institute, Room L4-100
PO Box 100256, Gainesville, FL 32610

Phone: 352-294-4921

Research Interests

Methods in Online Education, Program Evaluation, Science Communication



2004 Graduate Certificate, Science Communication, University of California, Santa Cruz

2003 Ph.D. Environmental Chemistry, Emory University

2002 M.S. Environmental Chemistry, Emory University

1993 B.Sc. Chemistry, University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica


Dr. Reid is a Lecturer and the Program Director for Online Graduate and Certificate Programs in the UF College of Medicine Department of Psychiatry. In this role she is responsible for the design, development and administration of online education programs and courses in a range of psychiatry subject areas. She spearheaded the development of the department’s Graduate Certificate in Addiction and Recovery, which began accepting students in Fall 2014. She is the recipient of a 2015 Exemplary Teacher Award from the UF College of Medicine, a UF Health/CTSI Educator Award, and a UF Health/CTSI Educational Innovator Award. Dr. Reid is co-chair of the Education Committee of the National Association of Science Writers (NASW) and co-chair of the Regional Committee on Latin America and the Caribbean, of the World Conference of Science Journalists 2017 (WCSJ2017).

Selected publications and presentations

Reid, C.M., Carter, C. (2017, February). Creating online programs and courses: How to get started, lessons learned, and next steps. University of Florida College of Medicine Office of Faculty Development Professional Development Series, Feb 14, 2017, Gainesville, FL

Reid, C.M. (2016, September). Colleges of Medicine: Extending reach through online education and educational technology. Oral presentation at the American Distance Education Consortium (ADEC) EdFuture 2016 Conference, Los Angeles, CA.

Reid, C.M., (2016, September). Adventures in Online Education: Opportunities for Teaching, Collaboration and Advancement. University of Florida Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds, Gainesville, FL.

Reid, C.M., Hobbs, J., Setlow, B., Bussing, R. (2016, May). Online education: Opportunities for teaching, collaboration, funding and advancement. Workshop conducted at the 169th annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA), Atlanta, GA.