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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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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.

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NAMI Walk of Southern Arizona
Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 7:00am


News

UA Psychologist to Lead New Core Effort of Arizona Alzheimer's Disease Center

As this public health crisis escalates, researchers are working fervently to better understand the disease and who is most at risk for developing it, as well as to find ways to detect it earlier and to slow or halt its progress.


UA Study Finds Link Between Sleep Loss, Nighttime Snacking, Junk Food Cravings and Obesity

The study found poor sleep quality was associated with nighttime snacking and a high likelihood of craving junk food. The study also found that junk food cravings were associated with increased risk of obesity, diabetes and other health problems.


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