February 21

Phelan-McDermid Syndrome and SHANK3: A 30 Year Family Odyssey

Clinical Grand Rounds
Joseph Pierri, MD Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
February 28

Prodromal Symptoms and Risk for Recurrences in Youth with Bipolar Disorder: Findings after over 15 Years of Follow-Up

Boris Birmaher, MD Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Endowed Chair in Early Onset Bipolar Disease
March 6

Neural Basis of Healthy Cognition and the Pathophysiology of Disturbances in Higher Cognition and Emotion

Cameron Carter, MD Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology and Director, Imaging Research Center, University of California at Davis
March 27

Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Clinical Grand Rounds
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, UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital, revolutionizes psychiatric diagnosis and treatment, advances scholarship and knowledge, and continues to be a trailblazer in innovative research.
211

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

$
95

million in research funding in fiscal year 2018

9

federally funded T32 PROGRAMS support our Department's training and mentorship

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Our residency training program is ranked seventh in the nation for reputation by Doximity

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Our residency training program is ranked fifth in the nation for research output by Doximity

Our Three-fold Mission

Clinical Care

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

Education

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

Research

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

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