Congratulations to Christine Smith, PhD on receiving a VA Merit Award titled, “Structural and Functional Neuroanatomy of Past Remembrance”! This award will develop a test of memory for the past that is sensitive to the cognitive and neural changes that are associated with early signs of Alzheimer’s dementia.
Congratulations to Dan Sewell, M.D. on being featured in the Department of Psychiatry's Teacher Spotlight for July.
Congratulations to Mark W. Bondi, PhD, professor of psychiatry and director of the Neuropsychological Assessment Unit at VA San Diego Healthcare System, who is the 2016 recipient of the Alzheimer Award from the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease.
Congratulations to Jose “Joey” Mendez and Jennifer Hickey-Hinojosa for their nominations for the 31st instance of UC San Diego’s annual Exemplary Employee of the Year award. Thank you for your service to our department!
Congratulations to Alana Iglewicz, MD on being selected to receive the 2016 Whitehill Prize from the UC San Diego Academy of Clinician Scholars!
Click Here... to view the talk on wisdom and aging given in November 2015 at the TEDMED conference, by Dilip Jeste, MD, Director of the Center for Healthy Aging and the Stein Institute for Research on Aging at UC San Diego..
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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.