2020 Mood Disorder Conference Registration open for 2020 Houston Mood Disorders Conference

Registration is open for the Louis A. Faillace, MD, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences 2020 Houston Mood Disorders Conference titled “Bipolar Disorder: Advances in Diagnosis and Management.” The conference will take place Oct. 9-10 via WebEx. The conference will explore recent advances in the diagnosis and treatment of bipolar disorder, as well as the […]


McGovern Students Improving the mental health of medical students

In an invited article published in the Brazilian Journal of Psychiatry titled “Taking care of medical students: The pillars of future healthcare,” Sudhakar Selvaraj, MD, PhD, assistant professor in the Louis A. Faillace, MD, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Vineeth John, MD, MBA, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences and vice chair for […]


UTHealth community asked to participate in study on effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health

Two UTHealth researchers are working on a study relating to how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the mental well-being of the UTHealth community. The study, “UTHealth Community Attitudes Toward COVID-19 and Mental Well-Being” is conducted via online survey, and is open to all students, faculty, staff, and trainees. It is anonymous and takes between 15 and […]


Geigerman Lecture Geigerman Lecture moves online April 23

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 Benjamin J. Geigerman Lecture, presented by the Faillace Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, will move to an online platform and will begin at 6:30 p.m., April 23. The 2020 lecture, “The Many Faces of Autism at Work,” centers around the “autism at work” program. The lecture […]