About Our Department

The UCSF Department of Psychiatry is among the nation's foremost resources in the field of child, adolescent and adult mental health. Psychiatry faculty members are recognized for their leadership roles in state-of-the-art, comprehensive and compassionate patient care, pioneering research, excellence in training the next generation of leaders, advancing public policy to advance mental health, and commitment to diversity. Department programs are active at all major UCSF campuses including San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center, the San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and UCSF Fresno. More about us

Our faculty are located at various campuses.  Learn more about who we are and what we do.

Dedicated to the discovery of better treatments, prevention strategies, and cures of neuropsychiatric disorders.

Programs and training in medical school, residency, clinical fellowships, research fellowships, and continuing medical education

Advanced and caring psychiatric treatment services for a wide range of conditions

Department news, special announcements and calendar of events including grand rounds activities

Ways to help our top researchers and clinicians reach new heights and directions in research and pursue promising clinical applications swiftly

Leadership in research, education, psychiatric care & public service