Congratulations to Niloo Afari, PhD on her selection as the Associate Chief of Staff for Mental Health at VA San Diego Healthcare System and Vice Chair of Veterans Affairs at the Department of Psychiatry, UCSD School of Medicine.
Congratulations to Raeanne Moore, PhD on receiving a Gilead Sciences Research Scholars Program award entitled, "Remote Sensing Technology to Improve Community-Based Fall Risk Assessment and Prevention Among Older Adults Living with HIV"!
Murray B. Stein MD, MPH, Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Family Medicine and Public Health, has been chosen as the new Editor-in-Chief of the journal Depression and Anxiety. Published by Wiley, Depression and Anxiety has an Impact Factor (IF) of 5.0 and ranks highly among Psychiatry and Psychology journals. Dr. Stein will be taking over the reigns of the journal beginning July 1, 2017.
Congratulations to UCSD Psychiatry faculty!
Congrats to Sarah Jurick, a JDP student, for receiving the APA Division 40 Society for Clinical Neuropsychology Dissertation Award, which provides $1000 to help offset the direct costs of research and a $1000 travel supplement!
For the past two years UCSD Psychiatry has ranked among the top three
departments of psychiatry in the country in terms of NIH funding. And
our funding has grown from $41M in 2015 to $44M in 2016. Given that we
are not as big a department as some others, our dollars per faculty
actually puts us at #1 in the country.Read More...
Congrats to two of our JDP students, Madeline “Maddi” Werhane and Anny Reyes, for receiving Student Research Awards at the 45th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society in New Orleans!
Congratulations to Mounir Soliman, MD, MBA (Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion) -- Recipient of a 2016 UCSD Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action & Diversity Award!
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John A. Majda, M.D. Memorial Fund
This fund awards up to $5,000 annually for up to 2 years for all UCSD Research Trainees with the intention of encouraging, supporting, and rewarding research in the areas of depression and suicide risk factors, with special consideration of physician depression and suicide.