The Society of Teaching Scholars broke a record this year, honoring nine faculty inductees at the college’s 14th Annual Celebration of Excellence in Medical Education Feb. 19.
Psychiatry news at the College of Medicine
A new nonsurgical procedure offered at the UF Health Spine & Sports Intervention Center treats chronic neck pain for up to a year by stunning nerves.
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.
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.