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Department of Psychiatry

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Utah is proud to be an integral part of Huntsman Mental Health Institute (formerly University Neuropsychiatric Institute) and University of Utah Health. Every day we dedicate ourselves to academic excellence, relevant collaborative research, and compassionate behavioral and mental health care.

We are teachers, researchers, and clinicians. We train future psychiatrists, explore new ideas, map genomes, develop innovative therapies, create new drugs, study spectacular brain images, and pioneer new treatments all with the goal of advancing mental health care to give our patients healthier minds and better lives.

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Department Chair
Mark H. Rapaport, M.D.

Mark H. Rapaport, M.D., a nationally recognized clinician and researcher known for his interdisciplinary approach to mental health treatment and care, has been named CEO of Huntsman Mental Health Institute (HMHI) and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Utah School of Medicine.

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WHY UTAH?

In Utah you can truly have it all. Salt Lake City and the surrounding areas offer new comers diverse neighborhoods, great schools, arts and entertainment, and endless possibilities for sports and recreation. A strong economy and low cost of living make Utah a perfect choice to call home.

 

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday
December 7, 2022

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presented by Gabrielle A. Carlson, MD, DFAACAP, FAPA, Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Stony Brook ...

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Wednesday
January 4, 2023

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presented by Christopher Gregg, PhD, Dr. Gregg is currently a tenured associate professor in the Department of...

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Wednesday
January 18, 2023

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Presented by Brian J. Mickey, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Psychiatry, Faculty Affiliate, Neuroscience ...

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