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E.g., 2021-06-14
Damon Tweedy, associate professor
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
In this New York Times op-ed, Damon Tweedy, MD, associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, argues that addressing racial health disparities starts by changing how medical students are taught the interplay between race and health.
Clockwise: Ben Reese, Ernestine Briggs-King, Damon Tweedy, Annise Weaver
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
On July 28, the Duke University School of Medicine Hosted a virtual town hall, "A Conversation about Race and Mental Health," in observance of National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month.
Sunset with Tree Silhouettes and Pink/Blue Sky
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
For many, the stress and anxiety brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic has made it harder to get a good night’s sleep.
Kafui Dzirasa, MD, PhD K. Ranga Rama Krishnan Associate Professor Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
In this opinion piece published in The Hill, Kafui Dzirasa, MD, PhD, K.
Duke Baseball Player
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Athletes are always looking for ways to enhance their natural abilities, and spend hours performing training exercises that build muscle memory, speed, endurance and coordination.
Rainbow over Duke Campus
Monday, July 13, 2020
For months, the pandemic has upended routines and provided heavy doses of anxiety and stress. Despite the unpleasantness, for many, there are small wins that have sprung up amid the uneasy new normal.
Screen shot from SOM Town Hall Slides - Sleep
Thursday, July 2, 2020
On July 1, the Duke University School of Medicine Hosted a virtual town hall, "Stress Management and Asking for Help," featuring four Duke Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences faculty members addressing different angles of stress management:
Zoom Meeting Image Courtesy of Zoom
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
In this Duke Today article, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences professor Scott Kollins, PhD, notes that the back-to-back video calls and webina
Toasting with Whiskey - 5 Drinks
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
It’s not uncommon for adolescents to experience a traumatic event and/or witnessing or learning about traumatic events that happened to close friends or relatives.
Silhouette of Head with Colored Gears Representing the Brain
Monday, June 22, 2020
A small square of gray paint in Sofia Rydin-Gray’s home symbolizes her realization that being productive had taken on a whole new meaning during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ben Reese
Thursday, June 18, 2020
Simply adding race to the list of differences equally targeted in a diversity strategy won't eradicate the systemic racism that marginalizes—and kills—Black Americans, writes adjunct professor Ben Reese, PsyD, in this 
Op-Ed Authors
Monday, June 8, 2020
In this article published in the American Society for Microbiology, four Duke Psychiatry faculty members—Gabriela Nagy, PhD,
Marquise Eloi Speaks to a Caller
Friday, June 5, 2020
Marquise Eloi, L.C.S.W.A, a clinical social worker, considers herself a first point of contact for the COVID-19 Emotional Support & Well-Being Line, established by the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences in March just days into Duke Health’s COVID-19 response.
Trisha Arnold
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Trisha Arnold, PhD Program: Psychology Internship (2019 alumna)Current role: Postdoctoral Fellow, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown UniversityLocation: Providence, RI
Katie Dunlap with Children
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Katie Dunlap, MD, MPH Program: Psychiatry Residency, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship (2015 alumna)Current roles:  Faculty, MAHEC Psychiatry Residency; Perinatal and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry, MAHEC