About Us

The University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Psychiatry and its affiliate hospital, the UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital, are well known for exceptional academic and clinical accomplishments. Our priorities include: providing the highest quality care for patients and their families; promoting the career development of faculty, trainees, and staff; pursuing the discovery and dissemination of new scientific knowledge to develop personalized and preventative treatments; as well as promulgating diversity, inclusion and equity, which are essential to achieving our priorities.