UCSF Psychiatry News

Andrew Krystal, MD, MS
June 14, 2017
UCSF Psychiatry professor and Vice Chair for Research Andrew Krystal, MD, MS, has been elected as the new President-Elect of the Sleep Research Society (SRS).
Aoife O'Donovan, PhD
June 01, 2017
UC San Francisco Assistant Professor of Psychiatry Aoife O'Donovan, PhD, has been selected as a 2017 UCSF Hellman Fellow for a project involving the potential use of mobile telephone applications to reduce symptoms in individuals with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
McQuaid receiving award
May 26, 2017
UCSF Professor of Clinical Psychology and Vice Chair for Adult Psychology John McQuaid, PhD, received the 2017 Patrick DeLeon Advocacy Award at this year's VA Psychology Leadership Conference in San Antonio, Texas.
Haller and her award
May 25, 2017
UC San Francisco Professor of Clinical Psychiatry Ellen Haller, MD, was honored with the 2017 American Psychiatric Association (APA) Assembly Award for Excellence in Service and Advocacy during the 170th APA Annual Meeting in San Diego.
Russell B. Lemle, PhD
May 24, 2017
A UCSF psychologist received a unique accolade during last weekend's VA Psychology Leadership Conference – an award named after himself.
Allison Kaup, PhD
May 22, 2017
Neuropsychologist and assistant adjunct professor Allison Kaup, PhD, has been selected to participate in the 2017-2018 Emerging Leaders in Aging Program.
2130 Third Street rendering
May 19, 2017
The UC Board of Regents have approved plans for three new UC San Francisco building projects, including a new neuroscience building on the Mission Bay campus, as well as a new psychiatry building and student housing in the nearby Dogpatch neighborhood.
Jeremy Doughan, PsyD
May 19, 2017
UCSF Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry Jeremy Doughan, PsyD, has been chosen to receive the 2017 Adjunct Faculty Teaching Excellence Award by the American Psychological Association (APA)'s Division 2 (Society for the Teaching of Psychology).
San Diego skyline
May 17, 2017
The 170th Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) will be held Saturday, May 20-Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at the San Diego Convention Center.
UC seal
May 16, 2017
The UC Board of Regents will consider approving UC San Francisco’s new Child, Teen and Family Center during its meetings at UCSF Mission Bay this week.