April 21

3rd Annual UPMC Psychosomatic Medicine Conference

April 25

Listening to Survivors’ Voices through Social Media

Young Ji Lee, PhD, MS, RN Assistant Professor of Health & Community Systems at the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing
April 27

Can We Sleep Our Way to Better Health?

Daniel Buysse, MD UPMC Endowed Chair in Sleep Medicine and Professor of Psychiatry and Clinical and Translational Science, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
May 3

Sleep Problems in Advanced Cancer Patients and Their Intimate Partner Caregivers

Jennifer Steel, PhD Associate Professor of Surgery, Psychiatry, and Psychology and Director of the Center for Excellence in Behavioral Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
We are one of the nation’s top Psychiatry departments.
Consistently ranked among the top psychiatric departments and hospitals in the US, our Department and its flagship hospital, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, revolutionizes psychiatric diagnosis and treatment, advances scholarship and knowledge, and continues to be a trailblazer in innovative research.

primary members trained in psychiatry, psychology, neuroscience, education, genetics, molecular biology, neuroimaging, statistics, and other basic sciences.


million in research funding in 2016

Providing behavioral health services to patients and their families since


Our residency training program was ranked sixth in the nation by Doximity


ambulatory programs offering behavioral health services

Our Three-fold Mission

Clinical Care

Provide the highest quality behavioral health care to our patients and their families.


Promote the career development of the next generation of clinician educators and scientists.


Create the future of psychiatry through basic, translational and clinical research.

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When everyday moments lead to moments of need, help is standing by.

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