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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HMHI Expert Spotlight: Clinical Researcher Chandni Sheth, PhD, Uses Neuroimaging to Study Psychiatric Illnesses
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Nov 08, 2021

HMHI Expert Spotlight: Clinical Researcher Chandni Sheth, PhD, Uses Neuroimaging to Study Psychiatric Illnesses

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Meet Chandni Sheth, PhD, a research assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry at Huntsman Mental Health Institute. Follow along as she walks us through her day, discusses what inspired her to follow this career path and the most challenging parts of being a researcher.... Read More

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HMHI Expert Spotlight: Jeremy Kendrick, MD
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Sep 15, 2021

HMHI Expert Spotlight: Jeremy Kendrick, MD

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Jeremy Kendrick, MD, is a Triple Board trained psychiatrist at Huntsman Mental Health Institute. Born in Idaho, Kendrick moved to Utah in his undergraduate years, briefly left and then was drawn back. We are very excited to have him here at HMHI and excited to share with you what his day-to-day is, how he spends his time outside of work and what inspired him to become an exceptional psychiatrist. ... Read More

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Mark H. Rapaport, MD

Chair, Department of Psychiatry
CEO, Huntsman Mental Health Institute

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