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Gaby Nagy
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Even before the COVID-19 epidemic Latinx immigrants were a vulnerable population.
Lisa Amaya-Jackson Humanitarian Award Winner
Sunday, May 10, 2020
We’re delighted to announce that Lisa Amaya-Jackson, MD, MPH, has received the 2020 Humanitarian Award from the Duke Medical Alumni Association.
Marx and Naylor Present at JAMA Open Live
Sunday, May 10, 2020
With the nation in the middle of an ongoing opioid crisis, there is a critical need for the development of nonopioid treatments for safe and effective treatment of pain symptoms.
Marvin Swartz
Sunday, May 3, 2020
Marvin Swartz, MD, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, recently penned an op-ed in NC Policy Watch, “Assistance for incarcerated people discharged during the pandemic: The humane and constitutional thing to do.”  Dr. Swartz writes:
Allison Robertson
Sunday, May 3, 2020
Much important attention is focusing on how the COVID-19 pandemic is gravely affecting people who are incarcerated in US jails and prisons, a crisis that is worsening daily.
Ernestine Briggs-King - Trusted Sources (Headshot of Dr. Briggs-King)
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Ernestine Briggs-King, PhD, a psychologist and an associate professor in psychiatry at the Duke School of Medicine and the Center for Child and Family Health, specializes in child maltreatment and child traumatic stress. 
Faculty Advancement Seed Grants - Headshots of Awardees
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Duke Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences faculty members Nicole Schramm-Sapyta, PhD, and Kathryn Dickerson, PhD, are among the co-leads of an interdisciplinary team seeking to address inclusion and power dynamics in academia.
Bite-Sized Gratitude
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Bryan Sexton, PhD, associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences and director of the Duke Center for Healthcare Safety and Quality, has launched a new video series around the idea of “bite-sized” resilience.
Bride Shelun Tsai and Colleagues at "Ceremony"
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Duke Obstetrics and Gynecology residents are accustomed to happy surprises and the joy that often accompanies them. Today was no different, as Duke Ob/Gyn Resident Dr. Shelun Tsai and fiancé Dr.
Priscilla Wald, Emma Rasiel and Robin Gurwitch
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Robin Gurwitch, PhD, was one of three Duke experts who spoke to media this week about various ways panic affects our lives—and what we can do to mitigate it, such as stepping away from pandemic news.
Amaya-Jackson, Dzirasa, Keefe
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
We’re delighted to announce that three faculty members in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences have been selected to receive awards from the Duke University School of Medicine.
Trent Semans Center
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
U.S. News & World Report assessed 120 medical schools and once again ranked the Duke University School of Medicine among the best in the nation, placing it 12th. Seven of the School of Medicine’s clinical departments, including Psychiatry, ranked in the top 10 among specialties: 
Cannabis Plant
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
With the rising prevalence of depression and the rapidly expanding legalization of cannabis use in the United States, one can’t help but wonder if there is a link between these phenomena.
Two residents present their quality improvement project
Thursday, February 27, 2020
We’ve all been there many times: we notice something in our work environment that just isn’t functioning quite right. All too often, we simply accept these circumstances as inevitable challenges, complain about them occasionally and go about our work. 
Betancourt & Santos-Cubina
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Luis Betancourt, MD, and Javier Santos-Cubiñá, MD, became fast friends when Betancourt—then a second-year Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (CAP) fellow at Duke—interviewed Santos-Cubiñá for the fellowship program in 2013.