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Department of Psychiatry in the News

1/19/2015
The Medical News
Features Robert Naviaux, MD, PhD
1/19/2015
Scientific American
Features Roberto Malinow, MD, PhD, and Steven Shabel, postdoctoral fellow
1/14/2015
The Medical News
Features David Brenner, MD, vice chancellor, Health Sciences and dean, School of Medicine, and Sherry Huang, MD
1/13/2015
UC San Diego School of Medicine was today named one of the nation’s top residency training programs in 10 specialties by Doximity. The Doximity report included more than 50,000 peer nominations from b ...
1/8/2015
U-T San Diego
Features Michael Kalichman, PhD
12/29/2014
SFARI News
Features Lilia Iakoucheva, PhD and Gene Yeo, PhD
12/17/2014
The Daily Post-Athenian
Features Barry Lebowitz, PhD, and Daniel Sewell, MD
12/16/2014
Vancouver Desi
Features Marc Schuckit, MD
12/15/2014
WebMD
Features Kerri Boutelle, PhD
12/11/2014
A new study led by researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine finds that the brains of obese children literally light up differently when tasting sugar.
12/9/2014
The New York Times
Features David Feifel, MD, PhD
12/9/2014
ZME Science
Features Kerri Boutelle, PhD
11/10/2014
Scott LaFee
A Q&A with our expert on aging on how older persons can cope with psychological issues arising during holiday season.
10/31/2014
A study conducted by the UC San Diego Physician Assessment and Clinical Education program (PACE) found that childhood adversity could potentially play a role in a physician’s later professional relati ...
10/29/2014
Researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have validated an EEG test to study and treat schizophrenia. The findings, published in two separate studies, offer a clinical tes ...
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 ...
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 ...
9/12/2014
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 ...