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E.g., 2021-10-27
The Growing Mental Burden of a Yearlong Pandemic. Headshots of three researchers.
Wednesday, March 3, 2021
As the first anniversary of the pandemic approaches, three Duke experts reflected Wednesday on the impact it has had on various aspects of mental health during University Communications’ 50th virtual briefing for journalists since last March.
Jennifer Plumb Vilardaga
Monday, March 1, 2021
Duke Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences assistant professor Jennifer Plumb Vilardaga has received a career development award from the Duke Center for REsearch to Advance HealthCare Equity (REACH Equity). 
James Carter, Sr. Collage
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
In 1983, James Carter, Sr., MD, became the first Black full professor of psychiatry in the Duke University Department of Psychiatry, but his achievements and legacy stretch far beyond the Duke campus and health system. This Black History Month, we celebrate his legacy.
Doctor typing on laptop
Monday, February 22, 2021
As part of ongoing efforts to increase access to mental health care at Duke, the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences joined a new Duke Health integrated care approach known as “e-comms” or “e-consults.”
Duke Psychiatry’s Terrie Moffitt and Avshalom Caspi suggest youth mental health interventions could prevent physical illness and social costs.
Sunday, February 21, 2021
A new pair of studies from a Duke research team’s long-term work in New Zealand make the case that mental health struggles in early life can lead to poorer physical health and advanced aging in adulthood.
Heather & Eric Paradis Sitting on Bench and Hugging
Sunday, February 21, 2021
When Eric Paradis was being treated at the Duke Cancer Institute, he and his wife, Heather, received support from Duke Psychiatry clinical psychology interns though the Duke Cancer Patient Support Program. When Eric passed away, Heather decided to give back to the program.
Laptop with DCED Website Home Page Displayed
Friday, February 19, 2021
You or someone you love is struggling with a potentially life-threatening eating disorder.
Patrice Harris, MD, MA, FAPA
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Patrice Harris, MD, MA, FAPA, a psychiatrist who served as the first African American woman president of the American Medical Association in 2019-2020, was inspired as a child to pursue medicine.
Trent Semans Center
Thursday, February 11, 2021
Duke University continues its leadership in biomedical research, ranking 10th among the nation’s top medical schools and research institutions for funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). 
Katherine Ramos
Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Assistant professor Katherine Ramos, PhD, was one of three Duke faculty members accepted recently to the Duke Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) KL2 program.
Woman Holding Baby
Wednesday, February 10, 2021
In this Q&A, Duke psychiatrist and specialist in perinatal psychiatry, Marla F. Wald, MD, discusses the importance of treating psychiatric conditions during pregnancy and in the critical postpartum period.
Aerial view of Duke Behavioral Health Center North Durham
Thursday, February 4, 2021
Duke Health’s one-of-a-kind behavioral health building will begin welcoming patients this spring.
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Speaker Series, with Special Guests from the Cheer Collaborative. Headshots of three speakers.
Wednesday, February 3, 2021
In February and March, the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences will be hosting a three-event Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Speaker Series focused on race and language. 
Duke Chapel Lit Up Blue
Friday, January 29, 2021
This Duke Today article contains an extensive list of Duke health and wellness resources for faculty, staff and students, including the  Duke Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences' Emotional Support and Well-Being Line (919-681-1631).
Scott Kollins Headshot
Friday, January 29, 2021
The past year has accelerated global discourse on the role played by institutional and societal factors in perpetuating inequities between racial and ethnic groups across all aspects of life.

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