UCSF Psychiatry News

David Tran, MD, MPP
May 20, 2015
Second-year psychiatry resident David Tran, MD, MPP, has been selected to receive a 2015-2016 Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Minority Fellowship from the American Psychiatric Association (APA).
David Bullard, PhD
May 18, 2015
Clinical professor David Bullard, PhD, will serve as the host and moderator for a special hour-long conversation this afternoon with Thupten Jinpa, PhD.
Tua-Elisabeth Mulligan, MD
May 14, 2015
Second-year psychiatry resident Tua-Elisabeth Mulligan, MD, has been chosen to participate in the American Psychiatric Association (APA) American Psychiatric Leadership (APL) Fellowship Program, the oldest fellowship program offered by the APA.
Bibhav Acharya, MD
May 12, 2015

Fourth-year psychiatry resident Bibhav Acharya, MD, will participate in a university-wide discussion this week about challenges and lessons learned from responding to humanitarian crises.

APA 168th Annual Meeting
May 11, 2015
The 168th Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) will be held Saturday, May 16 - Wednesday, May 20, 2015 in Toronto, Canada, and numerous current and former UCSF Psychiatry faculty members and trainees will be in attendance.
Robert Hendren, DO
May 06, 2015
After six years of exceptionally dedicated service as the Director of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Vice Chair of the Department of Psychiatry, Robert Hendren, DO has elected to step down effective June 30, 2015, to devote his full time efforts to his research, teaching, mentoring, and clinical care work.
Ellen Haller, MD
May 04, 2015
Three department members will join thousands of other cyclists this June to participate and raise money for AIDS/LifeCycle—a seven-day, 545-mile bike ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles that has become the world's largest annual, single-event AIDS fundraiser.
Michael Marcin, MD
May 04, 2015
Michael Marcin, MD, joined the UCSF Department of Psychiatry faculty on Friday, May 1, as an HS Associate Clinical Professor and Assistant Director of the LPPH&C Acute Inpatient Program.
Eli Puterman, PhD
April 30, 2015
Eli Puterman, PhD, has been selected by the Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research (ABMR) as the 2015 recipient of its Neal E. Miller New Investigator Award.
Illustration of human brain
April 29, 2015
Brains age, just like the rest of the body, even for those who don't get neurological disease, according to an Institute of Medicine report released on April 14.