June 30

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Data Collection: Promoting Best Practices for the Care of LGBTQ+ People

PRIDE Month Special One Hour Virtual Event
J. Joy Gero, PsyD, LPC Program Director of General Adult and the Behavioral Health Intensive Care Unit, UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital and Program Manager of LGBTQ Health Initiatives, Health Services Division, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
We are one of the nation’s top Psychiatry departments.
Consistently ranked among the top psychiatric departments and hospitals in the US, our Department and its flagship hospital, UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital, revolutionizes psychiatric diagnosis and treatment, advances scholarship and knowledge, and continues to be a trailblazer in innovative research.
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primary faculty members trained in psychiatry, psychology, neuroscience, education, genetics, molecular biology, neuroimaging, statistics, and other basic sciences.

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Our residency training program is ranked third in the nation for research output by Doximity 

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Our residency training program is ranked eighth in the nation for reputation by Doximity

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federally funded T32 PROGRAMS support our Department's training and mentorship

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million in research funding in fiscal year 2020

Our Three-fold Mission Relies on Our Diverse Community

Clinical Care

Provide the highest quality behavioral health care to our patients and their families.

Education

Promote the career development of the next generation of clinician educators and scientists.

Research

Create the future of psychiatry through basic, translational and clinical research.

Pittsburgh has been recognized as a first-rate city for livability, culture, economy, and medical training for several years.

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When everyday moments lead to moments of need, help is standing by.

Call resolve Crisis Services at 1-888-7-YOU-CAN (1-888-796-8226) to speak with one of the trained mental health crisis counselors.