Jody L Brown

Jody L Brown, M.D.

Associate Professor

Department: MD-PSYCHIATRY
Business Phone: (352) 265-4357
Business Email: brownjoy@ufl.edu

About Jody L Brown

Dr. Brown joined the Department of Psychiatry in 2015 as a Clinical Associate Professor in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He serves as the Director of the SHCC Psychiatry and the Associate Program Director for the Child and Adolescent Fellowship Program.

Dr. Brown completed his undergraduate training here at UF and received his MD degree at the University of South Florida. He went on to complete both his General Psychiatry Residency and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base/Wright State University (WPAFB/WSU) in Dayton, OH from 1999 – 2004. He was then stationed at Barksdale Air Force Base (Shreveport, LA) before returning to WPAFB to serve as the U. S. Air Force Fellowship Training Director for Child & Adolescent Psychiatry for three years. During his tenure in the USAF, he also spent time serving his country at Keesler Air Force Base (Biloxi, MS) and was deployed to Afghanistan before separating in July of 2008.

As a civilian, Dr. Brown worked as a staff Child Psychiatrist at Halifax Behavioral Services in Daytona Beach for just under one year, before moving to Little Rock, Arkansas and joining the faculty at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) from 2009 – 2014. He served as Medical Director for various child psychiatry clinics and was the Division Chief for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry during the last 2.5 years at UAMS. He returned to Gainesville in May of 2014, at which time he worked as a staff Child and Adolescent psychiatrist at Meridian Behavioral Healthcare before joining us here at UF.

While at UF, Dr. Brown has served as the Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program Director and Division Chief for the Child & Adolescent Psychiatry before transitioning into his current Medical Director role in Student Health Psychiatry. He also remains the Associate Program Director for the Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship.

Accomplishments

Award for Excellence in Residency Education
2018-2019 · University of Florida, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Division
Award for Excellence in Residency Education
2016-2017 · University of Florida, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Division
Exemplary Mentor Award
2016-2017 · University of Florida, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Division
Exemplary Teaching Award
2016 · University of Florida, College of Medicine
The Richard Livingston, M.D. Award for Excellence in Residency Education
2011-2012 · University of Arkansas for Medical Science, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Division
Chair’s Recognition Award
2008 · Wright State University, Department of Psychiatry
Golden Apple Award for Resident/Fellow Teaching
2007 · Wright State University, Department of Psychiatry
Faculty Recognition Award for Resident/Fellow Teaching
2006 · Wright State University, Department of Psychiatry
Dr. Arnold Allen Outstanding Resident Award
2004 · Wright State University, Department of Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Psychiatry
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Psychiatry
Subspecialties
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Areas of Interest
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Publications

2013
Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents.
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2013
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Children and Adolescents.
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2012
Psychosis in Children and Adolescents
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2012
Substance Use Disorders (SUD) in Children and Adolescents
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2011
Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents
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2011
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Children and Adolescents
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2002
Psychiatry Board Review Manual: Alcohol Use Disorders
. 6(2):2-12
2002
Psychiatry Board Review Manual: Alcohol Use Disorders
. 6(2):2-12
2002
Psychiatry Board Review Manual: Alcohol Use Disorders
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Education

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
2004 · Wright State University
Residency – Psychiatry
2003 · Wright State University
Medical Degree
1999 · University of South Florida

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDC7830 Psychiatry Clerkship

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 265-4357
Emails:
Business:
brownjoy@ufl.edu