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Akil receives national award for outstanding research

Akil receives national award for outstanding research

November 4, 2013

November 2, 2013 ANN ARBOR, Mich. — A neuroscientist who probes the intersection between brain biology and mental health, and a physician who has led national health care change for decades, today received top national awards for their achievements. Both are leaders at the University of Michigan Health System, and faculty at the U-M

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Probing elevated suicide risk among physicians

Probing elevated suicide risk among physicians

November 12, 2012

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Doctors who commit suicide appear to be under-treated for mental health problems, despite their seemingly good access to health care, a new University of Michigan study shows.  Although more physicians than non-physicians in the study had known mental health problems

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Bocknek receives 2012 Ouida Clinical Scholar Award

Bocknek receives 2012 Ouida Clinical Scholar Award

October 17, 2012

Congratulations to Erika London Bocknek, Ph.D., a postdoctoral research fellow in the Women and Infants Mental Health Program in the Department of Psychiatry, who is the 2012 recipient of the Read this story »

National mental health research award goes to U-M duo

National mental health research award goes to U-M duo

October 15, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A pair of University of Michigan mental health researchers who are partners in both research and life have won a prestigious national prize for their studies on the biological roots of emotions,

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Sen receives inaugural Stern research award

Sen receives inaugural Stern research award

April 3, 2012

Srijan Sen, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of psychiatry, has been named the first recipient of the Oscar

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Manage stress to help your heart and mood

Manage stress to help your heart and mood

January 26, 2012

A Chicago Tribune article offering strategies to mitigate sources of stress that can take a toll on the heart includes advice from Michelle Riba, M.D., M.S., Depression Center associate director and a professor of psychiatry.  Finding ways to relieve some of the pressure generated from driving through

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