UF’s Donn Dennis, Ray Bergeron, Franky So and Nan Yao-Su will be recognized as four of 98 people selected from universities and nonprofit institutions nationally. UF’s Vice President for Research David P. Norton also was named a Charter Fellow.
Psychiatry news at the College of Medicine
UF Department of Psychiatry Chair Mark S. Gold, M.D., co-edited a new book, “Food and Addiction: A Comprehensive Handbook.” This book is the first to collect academic essays, written by experts from multiple disciplines, to examine the scientific evidence for food addiction.
The UF&Shands Florida Recovery Center opened a scenic campus in southwest Gainesville today. The recovery center is home to the largest group of addiction medicine and addiction psychiatry faculty in the U.S.
Mainstream medicine misses cases of substance abuse, fails to match patients and treatment, UF experts sayBy John Pastor • Jul 9th, 2012 • Category: Faculty Recognition, Psychiatry
If addiction is a disease, why do families refer far more patients to specialists and treatment programs than internists, or emergency room physicians or family doctors do?
UF COM professor, Rajiv Tandon, M.D., receives the Exemplary Psychiatrist Award from the National Alliance on Mental Illness.
UF’s addiction residency program is among 10 accredited nationally. New residents will start in July and train at the Florida Recovery Center.
A professional who helps physicians get back on track after their careers have been derailed by behavior problems has joined the University of Florida.
A series of events are open to all UF students, faculty, staff and the public as part of National Eating Disorder Awareness Week.
The University of Florida College of Medicine’s psychiatry department adds new eating disorder and obesity division.
Patients, visitors and employees at the University of Florida Health Science Center campus and Shands HealthCare facilities throughout north central Florida are going Tobacco-Free Together.