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Department of Psychiatry in the News

4/27/2015
Senior Housing News
Features Dilip Jeste, MD
4/27/2015
Discover
Features Joel E. Dimsdale, MD (Emeritus)
4/23/2015
CNN
Features Sonia Ancoli-Israel, PhD (Emeritus)
4/20/2015
WebMD
Features Wael Al-Delaimy, MD, PhD
4/20/2015
KUSI
Features Wael Al-Delaimy, MD, PhD
4/6/2015
Live Science
Authored by Alysson Muotri, PhD
4/6/2015
U-T San Diego
Features Timothy Brown, PhD, Thomas Deerinck, NCMIR, Mark Ellisman, PhD, Douglas Galasko, MD, Dilip Jeste, MD, Gregory Light, PhD, and Irene Litvan, MD
4/2/2015
In work that reconciles two competing views of brain structures involved in memory and spatial perception, researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have conducted experime ...
3/31/2015
KPBS
Features Eric Roeland, MD
3/30/2015
MPR
Features Christina Wierenga, PhD, and Walter Kaye, MD
3/24/2015
The Medical News
Features Christina Wierenga, PhD, and Walter Kaye, MD
3/23/2015
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have pinpointed differences in brain function that may help to explain how people with anorexia nervosa can continue to starve ...
3/10/2015
Researchers at the Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System and University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, with colleagues in New York and the United Kingdom, have identified genetic ...
3/9/2015
In a study published in the current online issue of JAMA Psychiatry, an international team of scientists, led by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, report findi ...
3/3/2015
Meds and weight gain
Prescription medications are designed to remedy a diagnosed illness or condition but a side effect of many can be unwanted weight gain, adding pounds and problems. Learn more about drugs that can sabo ...
2/18/2015
A new Joint Doctoral Program in Interdisciplinary Research on Substance Use has been launched by the Division of Global Public Health in the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and ...
2/18/2015
Scientists at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have found that mutations that cause autism in children are connected to a pathway that regulates brain development.
2/17/2015
An international team of scientists, led by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, has identified the microtubule-associated protein tau (MAPT) gene as increasing t ...
2/10/2015
A University of California, San Diego School of Medicine project involving the creation of miniature models of the human brain – developed with stem cells – to study neurological disorders caused by H ...
2/3/2015
New findings by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine open the door to the development of new therapies to block or decrease cognitive decline due to HIV-associated ...
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 ...
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.
11/10/2014
Imagine being able to recognize your car as your own but never being able to remember where you parked it. Researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have induced this all-t ...
11/10/2014
Dilip Jeste
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 ...
8/27/2014
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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 ...
6/25/2014
Corner Clinic
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.