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World Bioethics Day

UF-VA UNESCO Bioethics Unit celebrates World Bioethics Day

Published: October 20th, 2017

By: Caroline Nickerson On Thursday, October 19, the UF-VA UNESCO Bioethics Unit met for presentations commemorating World Bioethics Day. UNESCO has 73 units of this particular program, and our unit […]

News and Notes

News+Notes: Mental Health Awareness Week

Published: October 20th, 2017

Mental Health Awareness Week took place during the first week in October. UF psychiatrists, psychologists, therapists and staff members came out to support the cause.

Drs. Hoxa, Davis, Guzman, and Bussing at NAMI Walk

2017 NAMI Walk

Published: October 14th, 2017

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Gainesville Chapter held their Annual NAMI Walk on Saturday, October 14th at Depot Park. Several public officials were present and spoke to the […]

FPA Board members, Conference Volunteers and Conference Presenters

FPA holds Mindfulness Conference

Published: October 13th, 2017

The North Central Chapter of the Florida Psychological Association (FPA) held a one day community education conference, “Applications of Mindfulness to Mental Health and Well-Being”. The conference brought experts together […]

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OCD Awareness Week

Published: October 10th, 2017

OCD Awareness Week is an international effort taking place during the second week in October each year to raise awareness and understanding about obsessive compulsive disorder and related disorders, with […]

WHO Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day

Published: October 10th, 2017

Mental health in the workplace is the theme of World Mental Health Day 2017. World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of […]

Dr. Bruijnzeel speaking at DEA

Dr. Bruijnzeel speaks at DEA Lecture Series

Published: October 9th, 2017

On October 5th, Adriaan Bruijnzeel, PhD spoke at the DEA Lecture Series in Washington, D.C.┬áThe title of the series presentation was “A New Look at Old and Not so Old […]

In the Know

October 2017 Newsletter

Published: October 9th, 2017

A monthly electronic newsletter highlighting the accomplishments and events happening in the Department of Psychiatry.

Dept Psychiatry at FPS

UF Health Psychiatry participates at FPS

Published: October 9th, 2017

The Florida Psychiatric Society held their annual fall meeting at the Hyatt Regency in Sarasota over the weekend. Attendees had the opportunity to earn up to 12 continuing medical education […]

Dr. Hobbs receiving the Safety Award

Physician Jacqueline Hobbs recognized as role model for colleagues

Published: October 5th, 2017

THE Q REPORT – Such focused attention to quality and safety issues earned Hobbs recognition earlier this year as the 2017 Outstanding Safety Clinical Champion at the Patient Safety and Quality Week Heroes Recognition Dinner.