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The Department of Psychiatry is dedicated to outstanding research, education and service focused on major psychiatric disorders and mental well being. We strive to further new, readily useful knowledge in neuroscience, prevention, and social and clinical areas that will benefit people with mental illnesses, their families and communities.

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The Department of Psychiatry is dedicated to outstanding research, education and service focused on major psychiatric disorders and mental well being. We strive to further new, readily useful knowledge in neuroscience, prevention, and social and clinical areas that will benefit people with mental illnesses, their families and communities. We are committed to UIC's urban mission to provide service, education and research that enhances lives. We deliver the highest quality mental health services with sensitivity and respect to the patient and her/his family. We are dedicated to mental health research to ameliorate illness until cure is found and ultimately to prevent illness and disorder. We are dedicated to instilling in our students and trainees cutting-edge knowledge and skills, respect for patients, and the values of a health professional in a just and humane society.

Jesse Herron, APRN will be piloting an initiative to increase nursing specialty…

Jesse Herron, APRN will be piloting an initiative to increase nursing specialty certification rates ...

Jesse Herron, APRN has been chosen to be an advanced facilitator

Jesse Herron, APRN has been chosen to be an advanced facilitator for 2nd annual "Foundations of Inte...

Dr. Julie Carbray, Kristina Stevens, & Jesse Herron have all been granted…

Dr. Julie Carbray, Kristina Stevens, & Jesse Herron have all been granted Full Practice Authorit...

Jesse Herron completed a certificate of curriculum for Quality & Safety

Jesse Herron has completed a certificate of curriculum for Quality & Safety (in areas of Improve...

Peter Fore, MD the new Associate Head (Vice Chair) for Administration

Peter Fore, MD has joined our department as the Associate Head (Vice Chair) for Administration. Dr. ...

Dr. Ed Cook was selected to receive the 2020 Frank J. Menolascino Award from…

Congratulations to our own professor, Dr. Ed Cook for receiving the 2020 Frank J. Menolascino Award ...

Jesse Herron helped start a Pediatric Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse…

Our very own Jesse Herron, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC, RN-BC helped start a Pediatric Psychiatric Mental He...

Our maternal and young child psychiatry clinical teams facilitated a well-…

In October our maternal and young child psychiatry clinical teams facilitated a well-attended worksh...

Pediatric Mood Disorders Clinic (PMDC) hosted a team of visiting colleagues…

In November, Drs. Sally Weinstein and Julie Carbray in the Pediatric Mood Disorders Clinic (PMDC) ho...

Dr. Christopher Holden director of Addiction Services at the University of…

A new drug to treat opioid addiction that is marketed heavily throughout the United States. Holden s...