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Department of Psychiatry in the News

10/13/2014
AARP Bulletin
Features Dilip Jeste, MD
10/8/2014
The Medical News
Features David Braff, MD, and Gregory Light, PhD
10/7/2014
Two professors of psychiatry at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have been honored by the New York City-based Brain & Behavior Research Foundation for their work studying the gen ...
10/6/2014
Newsweek
Features David Moore, PhD
9/29/2014
Live Science
Features Roberto Malinow, MD, PhD, and Steven Shabel, PhD
9/22/2014
Public Health Watch
Features Roberto Malinow, MD, PhD, and Steven Shabel, PhD
9/22/2014
U-T San Diego
Features Scott Irwin, MD, PhD
9/18/2014
Researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified a control mechanism for an area of the brain that processes sensory and emotive information that humans experience ...
9/15/2014
Newsday
Features Vivian Hook, PhD
9/15/2014
California Health Report
Features Dilip Jeste, MD, Daniel Sewell, MD, Steven Thorp, PhD, and Deborah Kado, MD
9/12/2014
In a set of novel experiments involving both humans and rats, researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University, University of Pittsburgh, Washingt ...
9/11/2014
Using human induced pluripotent stem cells (hiPSCs), researchers at Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at University of California, San Diego have discovered that neurons from patie ...
8/27/2014
UC San Diego Health Experts
Should I take a daily aspirin to reduce my risk of heart attack? How do I help my elderly parents avoid falling? What is emotional eating? Our experts answer your health questions in this month’s Corn ...
8/26/2014
The effectiveness of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) treatment may hinge significantly upon sleep quality, report researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Ve ...
8/18/2014
Schizophrenia is among the most severe forms of mental illness, yet some people with the disease are as happy as those in good physical and mental health according to a study led by researchers at the ...
6/25/2014
UC San Diego Health System Experts
In this month's Corner Clinic, UC San Diego Health System experts answer questions about the best way to breathe, the healthiest way to grill, and how to treat burns.
6/17/2014
In a further test of a novel theory that suggests autism is the consequence of abnormal cell communication, researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine report that an alm ...
6/2/2014
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have erased and reactivated memories in rats, profoundly altering the animals’ reaction to past events. The study is the first ...
5/16/2014
Researchers from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Naval Health Research Center have found that mindfulness training – a combination of meditation and body awareness exerc ...
5/13/2014
Researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine report that people living with depression, anxiety or other mental health conditions are twice as likely to have tried e-cigarette ...
5/2/2014
Dilip V. Jeste, MD, Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Neurosciences, has been appointed the first associate dean for Healthy Aging and Senior Care at the University of California, San Diego an ...
4/22/2014
Igor Grant, MD, FRCP(C), an internationally recognized neuropsychiatrist, whose research interests have ranged from the neurobiology of HIV/AIDS and substance abuse, psychobiology of stress, to the th ...
4/17/2014
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine report that older women, plucky individuals and those who have suffered a recent major loss are more likely to be compassionat ...
4/10/2014
A team of researchers from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and the Center for Cancer Systems Biology (CCSB) at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has uncovered a new aspect of ...
3/25/2014
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have discovered impaired neuronal activity in the parts of the brain associated with anticipatory functioning among occasional ...