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UF DOP 60th Anniversary Alumni Celebration

Published: May 8th, 2018

Click here to register and learn more about the Department of Psychiatry 60th Anniversary Celebration Weekend! September 20-22, 2018

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Check out our Online CME Offerings

Published: April 2nd, 2018

Looking for CME credits? We have lectures online to help you do just that… check it out here!

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The deadliest drug in America at center of VA nominee withdrawal: Alcohol

Published: May 3rd, 2018

By: Jamie Smolen, MD | For the first time in a while, pundits and politicians were talking about the drug that kills more people than any other each year in […]

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Third Annual Dr. Richard C. Christensen Memorial Advocacy Day

Published: April 30th, 2018

By: Caroline Nickerson The Third Annual Dr. Richard C. Christensen Memorial Advocacy Day took place this past Friday on April 27. This year’s featured speaker was John Kern, MD, a […]

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Autism & UF: Going Greater Conference

Published: April 30th, 2018

The Autism & UF: Going Greater Conference was held April 26th and 27th at the Hilton UF Conference Center in Gainesville, Florida. The conference was designed for parents, private practitioners, […]

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UF DOP 60th Anniversary Alumni Celebration

Published: April 30th, 2018

Click here to register and learn more about the Department of Psychiatry 60th Anniversary Celebration Weekend! September 20-22, 2018

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UF Child Psychiatry Faculty & Fellows advocate for children’s mental health in DC

Published: April 25th, 2018

On April 9th UF child psychiatry faculty member Michael Shapiro, MD and child and adolescent fellows Avjola Hoxha, MD and Hina Smith, MD traveled to Washington D.C. to advocate for […]

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Jacobs awarded BSU Faculty and Staff Advisor of the Year

Published: April 23rd, 2018

Michelle Jacobs, MD was awarded the Faculty and Staff Advisor of the Year Award from the University of Florida Black Student Union (BSU). Dr. Jacobs was recognized at the 5th […]

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Teitelbaum wins ASAM Annual Award

Published: April 22nd, 2018

Dr. Scott Teitelbaum, vice chair of addiction medicine and Pottash Professor in the University of Florida departments of psychiatry and neuroscience, began the year off right with a national award […]

2018 QI Day

8th Annual Psychiatry QI Day

Published: April 18th, 2018

Wednesday, April 18th the Department of Psychiatry held their 8th Annual Psychiatry Quality Improvement Day at UF Health Shands Psychiatric Hospital. Residents and Fellows participated in a poster session where […]

Residency Retreat 2018

First Residency Olympics held at FPS

Published: April 16th, 2018

The UF Department of Psychiatry held their first Residency Olympics during their annual Resident Retreat held each year at the Florida Psychiatric Society’s (FPS) Spring meeting at Rosen Shingle Creek […]

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Dr. Setlow selected as 2018 UFRF Professorship award winner

Published: April 13th, 2018

Barry Setlow, PhD has been selected as a 2018 University of Florida Research Foundation (UFRF) Professorship award winner. The purpose of these awards is to recognize faculty who have established […]