The ABPN Research Award supports research projects related to the mission of the ABPN, which is to promote and assess the competency of psychiatry and neurology candidates for initial and continuing certification (maintenance of certification). Each year, up to two psychiatry and two neurology awards are presented.
Two residents, Drs. Martin Hinrichs and Surya Sabhapathy, as well as one child fellow, Dr. Amber May were nominated for resident/fellow of the year.
Twin doctors Brittani and Brandi Jackson are changing the face of medicine.
Dr. Brandi Jackson, Chief Resident in the Department of Psychiatry and twin sister Dr. Brittani Jackson, former Chief Resident in the College of Medicine-Family Medicine, were featured on the NBC Nightly News. They discussed their journey at UIC, and their mission to inspire the next generation in medicine.
The goal of the APA SAMHSA Minority Fellowship is to enhance the knowledge and capabilities of racial and ethnic minority psychiatry residents to teach, administer, conduct services research and provide culturally competent, evidence-based mental health services to minority and/or underserved populations.