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    The Department of Psychiatry at the College of Medicine excels in enhancing behavioral health through scientific research, education, training, community leadership, and service.

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    The Department of Psychiatry at the College of Medicine excels in enhancing behavioral health through scientific research, education, training, community leadership, and service.

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    The Department of Psychiatry at the College of Medicine excels in enhancing behavioral health through scientific research, education, training, community leadership, and service.

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Message from the Chair

Welcome to the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson! Thanks to the creativity, ingenuity and dedication of an outstanding community of faculty, staff and trainees, our department has evolved into a regional leader and national contributor in mental health service, education, and research.

The Department of Psychiatry will lead the effort to understand, diagnose, treat, and prevent psychiatric disorders, prepare future clinicians, provide state-of-the-art care, and give direction to community efforts to improve behavioral health.

Grand Rounds

"Primate Play as Emotional Regulation"
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 4:00pm


News

Higher Health-Care Costs, Diminished Job Performance for Employees Who Have Trouble Getting a Good Night’s Sleep

Data Collected on 11,700 employees showed 56 percent reported trouble sleeping. The impact: up to $3,000 more in annual health-care costs and increased absenteeism.

Internationally Recognized Sleep and Health Researcher Joins UA Department of Psychiatry in Tucson

Advancing research and education in the study of healthy sleep for well-being and the relationship sleep has with cardiovascular health, obesity, diabetes and psychological health, the University of Arizona Department of Psychiatry welcomes internationally recognized sleep expert, Dr. Michael Grandner.