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Substance Abuse

Third Annual 5K Run 4 Recovery

The Third Annual, Run 4 Recovery is Sunday, September 24th, 2022 at Depot Park, 874 SE 4th Street, Gainesville, FL 32601. Kickoff for the event begins at 8:15 a.m. on the day of the event. Registration is free and includes a T-shirt for participants.

Drug Abuse on the Rise

According to the CDC, overprescribing is directly related to addiction and the increase in deaths by overdosing. Dr. Scott Teitelbaum, UF Health Chief of Addiction Medicine talks to TV 20 about the continuing drug epidemic in the US.

Neurocognitive Laboratory

Neurocognitive Laboratory The Neurocognitive Laboratory is directed by Sara Jo Nixon, PhD. Dr. Nixon uses neurobehavioral methods and models to examine the acute…

Advocacy Day Symposium – The Recovery Movement

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 2:00pm – 5:00pm Health Science Center, Room C1-3 The UF Department of Psychiatry Residency Training Program Presents: Advocacy Day Symposium   “The Recovery Movement” within psychiatry, has been nationally promoted by the American Psychiatric Association, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), and…


Research Research Faculty in the department of psychiatry at the University of Florida are engaged in ground-breaking projects covering a variety of interests…