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Welcome to the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Department of Psychiatry. We are a diverse community of faculty, staff, and trainees dedicated to an important mission More...

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fullsizeThe Department of Psychiatry directs and operates a full spectrum of proven state-of-the-art evaluative and therapeutic clinical services at UC San Diego Health System.
Brain IllustrationThe Department of Psychiatry directs and operates a full spectrum of proven state-of-the-art evaluative and therapeutic clinical services at UC San Diego Health System.

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In the News 

8/20/2015
KPBS

​Features Wael Al-Delaimy, MD, PhD, and cites research by Shu-Hong Zhu, PhD

8/17/2015
The introduction of a new prescription smoking-cessation aid, varenicline, in 2006 has had no significant impact on the rate at which Americans age 18 and older successfully quit smoking, according to ...
7/13/2015
From the smell of flowers to the taste of wine, our perception is strongly influenced by prior knowledge and expectations, a cognitive process known as top-down control. In a University of California, ...

Recent Recognitions 

Congratulations to Jared Young, Ph.D. on his being invited to serve on the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Council!

Dilip V. Jeste, MD, Senior Associate Dean for Healthy Aging and Senior Care, Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, and Director of the UC San Diego Center for Healthy Aging and Stein Institute for Research on Aging will give a talk at TEDMED 2015 taking place in Palm Springs, California on November 18-20, 2015.  Read More

         Congratulations to Dr. Mark Bondi for being elected President-Elect and Dr. Amy Jak for being elected Secretary of the Society for Clinical Neuropsychology.

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