UCSF Psychiatry News

New faculty members
January 05, 2017
Five new faculty members have recently begun their academic appointments with the UCSF Department of Psychiatry.
Alicia Lieberman, PhD
December 21, 2016
Alicia F. Lieberman, PhD, has been selected by the Simms/Mann Institute as one of its three 2017 recipients of the Whole Child Award.
Flint speaking
December 16, 2016
The UCSF Depression Center welcomed UCLA Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences Jonathan Flint, MD, to campus on December 13 & 14, 2016, for a pair of lectures covering genetic research on personality and depression.
Silhouettes of a child and parents
December 14, 2016
A new study led by a UCSF psychologist has shed light on what can be done to protect young people from negative outcomes.
Cigarette in the hand of a teenager
December 13, 2016
In a UC San Francisco study of 176 adolescent smokers in San Francisco, 96 percent reported using at least two substances other than cigarettes.
Female soldier
December 13, 2016
Killing in war often triggers a moral conflict in veterans that can damage their self-image, relationships and spirituality, according to a study by UCSF researchers.
Jonathan Flint, MD
November 29, 2016
The UCSF Depression Center will host a free evening seminar on December 14, for patients, family members, clinicians, and other community members interested in learning more about how mental health professionals are using genetics to understand who we are.
Ricardo F. Muñoz, PhD
November 21, 2016
Professor Emeritus of Psychology Ricardo F. Muñoz, PhD, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
A glass of soda
November 09, 2016
People who sleep five or fewer hours a night are likely to also drink significantly more sugary caffeinated drinks, such as sodas and energy drinks.
2016 ISOSL Day logo
November 07, 2016
The University of California, San Francisco Department of Psychiatry, along with the San Francisco chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), will host a morning of reflection, discussion, and support on Saturday, November 19, 2016, for International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day.