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Release Date: 07/08/2023

Dr. Geri Fox has been selected for membership in the UICOM Alpha Omega Alpha (…

"This AΩA Faculty designation recognizes outstanding physicians at University of Illinois College of Medicine (UICOM) who have shown extraordinary/ exceptional achievement or contribution in one or more of the following areas: scholarship, teaching, leadership service, and clinical care."

Release Date: 07/07/2023 Source: Society for Digital Mental Health

Dr. Colleen Stiles-Shields presented at the Annual Meeting for the Society of…

Presentation titles: "We built it, but they did not come: Community collaboration to adapt a digital screening and referral system for sustainable reach and uptake" and "How can academic-industry partnerships thrive? Insights from a smartphone mental health app randomized control trial"

Release Date: 07/07/2023

Dr. Judith Cook et al. publish results of a mental health self-directed care…

Cook, J. A., Jonikas, J. A., Burke-Miller, J. K., Hamilton, M., Falconer, C., Blessing, M., ... & Cauffield, C. (2023). Randomized Controlled Trial of Self-Directed Care for Medically Uninsured Adults with Serious Mental Illness. Psychiatric Services.

Release Date: 07/07/2023

Dr. Patricia Graczyk and Marije Brouwer-Borghuis, her colleague in the…

Dr. Patricia Graczyk and Marije Brouwer-Borghuis, her colleague in the Netherlands, were invited to present at the OJ Congress in Utrecht that was held on June 6, 2023.

Release Date: 07/07/2023

Dr. Jinger Hoop Award in Ethics in Psychiatry!

Four psychiatry residents or fellows won the award or honorable mention in the eighth year of the competition for a submitted publication on ethics in psychiatry. Award winner:

Release Date: 07/07/2023 Source: International Society for Serotonin Research

Dr. Mark Rasenick presented a symposium on confluence and contrast between the…

A mechanistic view at the International Society for Serotonin Research (ISSR) in Cancun and also presented in CINP World Congress Neuropsychopharmacology.