Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC recognized as a leader in LGBT healthcare equality by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.
Clinical neuroscientist Dr. Kymberly Young is developing therapeutic applications that utilize and target autobiographical memory recall to treat depression.
Study led by Dr. Duncan Clark indicates a single screening question about drinking frequency in the past year could help doctors identify youth at risk for alcohol problems. Learn More>
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What factors should you consider when deciding if you want to pursue a career in research? Clinical scientist Dr. Stephanie Stepp talks about how she made the choice and offers tips on time management and enhancing your skill set...Learn More
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The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh is a leader in scientific research designed to increase our understanding of mental health disorders in children, adults, and the elderly, and to ultimately improve how these disorders are identified and treated...Please Click Here to Learn More >
Researchers on the Rise - Layla Banihashemi, PhD and Lauren Bylsma, PhD...Learn more>
Special Seminar - Conducting Research in a Post "P<.05 Rule" Era: What's a Serious Scientist to Do?...Learn more>
Clinical Grand Rounds - Michael J. Travis, MD...Learn more>
Researchers on the Rise Lecture - Marianne L. Seney, PhD and Ryan Logan, PhD...Learn more>
Alternatives for Families: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Training & Consultation...Learn more>
Meet the PI Lecture - Stephanie D. Stepp, PhD...Learn more>