UCSF Psychiatry News

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.
May 12, 2017
UCSF Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics Nicki Bush, PhD, was recently invited to serve a guest editor for a special issue of the journal Psychosomatic Medicine.
John D. Rouse, MD
May 10, 2017
Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry John Dashiell Rouse, MD, passed away peacefully at his home in San Francisco on April 26, after an illness of several months.
Female physician and patient
May 08, 2017
Of nearly 6,000 physician mothers surveyed by UC San Francisco researchers, almost 78 percent reported discrimination of any type. Forms of perceived discrimination ranged from disrespect and reduced pay to being overlooked for promotions or being held to higher performance standards.
Brain and DNA illustration
May 03, 2017
A consortium of top researchers — led by scientists at UC San Francisco, Rutgers University, Massachusetts General Hospital, the University of Florida, and Yale School of Medicine — has made a significant advance, identifying the first “high-confidence” risk gene for Tourette disorder as well as three other probable risk genes.
May 02, 2017
Colleagues, friends, and family packed Genentech Hall on the UCSF Mission Bay campus on April 28, 2017, for the inaugural Samuel Barondes Lecture.