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2017 Research Day


The 17th Annual Department of Psychiatry Research Day will take place on June 8, 2017 at the University Club in Oakland.  Mark your calendars and plan to join us for this important event.

Registration is now open!  Registration is required to attend this event. Click here to download a registration form. You must submit your completed registration form to Frances Patrick via email ( or fax (412-246-6780) no later than June 2, 2017.  

Schedule of Activities.  Research Day features a variety of activities and offers great opportunities for networking.  The morning poster session will highlight the diverse research conducted by our faculty, trainees, students and staff.  Lunchtime roundtable sessions led by department experts will focus on a variety of research and career development topics. Afternoon activities include a keynote address by a distinguished member of the Department of Psychiatry faculty and the popular Speed Dat(a)ing Session where a small group of investigators present their latest findings on a broad range of topics. We will conclude Research Day with an awards ceremony to present Best Poster prizes and to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of the Department of Psychiatry's faculty and research staff. The detailed schedule of activities for this year's Research Day will be posted to this page in the near future.

Call for Abstracts.  The deadline has passed and we are no longer accepting abstracts for consideration for posters.  Individuals who submitted abstracts will be notified on May 5th if their abstract has been been selected for the poster session.  

Questions.  Please contact Jeanie Knox Houtsinger at [412] 246-6784 or via email at if you have questions regarding this event.