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COARD hosts second Fear Facers Summer Camp

Published: Jul 3rd, 2018

Joseph McNamara, Ph.D., associate professor of psychiatry, commented on the Center for OCD, Anxiety & Related Disorders’ Fear Facers Summer Camp for an article by The Independent Florida Alligator.

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UF Health earns depression center of excellence designation

Published: Jul 3rd, 2018

Regina Bussing, M.D., chair of the department of psychiatry, was recently featured in a multimedia story by WCJB TV20 about UF Health’s new center of excellence designation from the National Network of Depression Centers.

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Research shows genetic link between psychiatric disorders

Published: Jun 22nd, 2018

UF was among hundreds of institutions involved in a new study published in Science. Psychiatrist and MBI member Dr. Carol Mathews explains its findings and implications.

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UF Health first in Florida to earn NNDC designation

Published: Jun 18th, 2018

The NNDC is a consortium of leading academic health centers accelerating research, education and improved treatment options for patients suffering from depression, bipolar disorder and other mood disorders.

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Examining rising suicide rates

Published: Jun 14th, 2018

See a video and read a Gainesville Sun op-ed by chief of child and adolescent psychiatry and MBI member Dr. Andres Pumariega addressing the suicide epidemic in the U.S.

Back from the brink

Published: Jun 6th, 2018

FRC medical director and MBI member Dr. Scott Teitelbaum’s personal journey helps him lead others to recovery.

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Dr. Michael Shapiro discusses pediatric depression

Published: May 31st, 2018

When does parental refusal for treatment of depression constitute medical neglect? Child psychiatrist and MBI member Dr. Michael Shapiro discusses this topic in The Conversation.

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Experts discuss opioid treatments

Published: May 21st, 2018

Jason Hunt, M.D., assistant professor of addiction medicine, was featured in The Gainesville Sun following his appearance on a panel discussing opioid treatments.

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Drs. Bizon, Krause and Setlow named UFRF Professors

Published: Apr 27th, 2018

Jennifer Bizon, Ph.D., professor of neuroscience and psychiatry, and Barry Setlow, Ph.D., professor of psychiatry, were recently named University of Florida Research Foundation Professors for 2018-2021.

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Dr. Nixon receives RSA’s annual award

Published: Apr 10th, 2018

Sara Jo Nixon, Ph.D., professor of psychiatry, earned the Research Society on Alcoholism’s 2018 Henri Begleiter Award for Excellence in Research.