Grand Rounds Lecture Series (click for full calendar)
Date: October 9, 2015
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 noon
Speaker: Tracy Gunter, M.D.
Lecture title: Neuromodulation for OCD: Patient and Provider Perspective
Location: Neuroscience RESEARCH building, room 101 - this case is closed to the public. Psychiatry and Neurosurgery departments only.


Addiction Symposium
Date: October 13, 2015
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Speaker: Emily Zarse, M.D.
Lecture titleExtended-Release Mixed Amphetamine Salts vs Placebo for Comorbid Adult Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Cocaine Use Disorder: A Randomized Clinical Trial
LocationNeuroscience Center/Goodman Hall room 1353 B


HANDS in Autism Next Steps Workshop
Workshop for families, providers, and individuals with ASD
Date: October 28, 2015
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
InformationHANDS in Autism Training


Congratulations to Dr. Nurnberger for recognition as a Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and a new member of the Alliance of Distinguished and Titled Professors at Indiana University.

Psychiatry Professor Alexander B. Niculescu and colleagues developed  a combination of apps and blood tests for predicting suicide, as described in IU press release, and as featured in New Scientist and Washington Post.

Psychiatry Professor, Dr. Anantha Shekhar, selected to lead IU School of Medicine Research as Executive Associate Dean for Research Affairs.

Increase in Indiana HIV cases prompts needle exchange discussion on NPR's "Weekend Edition" with their guest Dr. Andy Chambers. 

Dr. Andy Chambers discusses addiction prevention and treatment on Sound Medicine

Dr. John I. Nurnberger, Jr., has been promoted to Distinguished Professor, the highest academic rank bestowed on faculty by Indiana University.

IUSM Researchers, including Psychiatry's Dr. Fred Unverzagt, received a NIH grant to evaluate advantages of exercise, physical and/or cognitive, on the aging brain.

IUSM/NCAA hosted a meeting organizing the national concussion research project led by leaders in the field including Dr. Thomas McAllister. 

In CNN Health, Dr. Andy Chambers discusses Substance Abuse in Patients with Schizophrenia.

Dr. Mary Guerriero Austrom appointed IUSM Associate Dean of Diversity Affairs.

Chairman, Dr. Thomas McAllister, leads administration and operations for NCAA/Department of Defense $30 million grant. 

Prototype genetic test for alcoholism developed by Dr. Alexander Niculescu and colleagues

Congratulations to Dr. GenaLynne Mooneyham (PGY3 Triple Board Resident) for receiving the Association of Women Psychiatrists 2014 International Fellowship!

Dr. Andy Chambers speaks about recent FDA approval of Zohydro ER

IU Psychiatrist John Nurnberger presented with lifetime achievement award

Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute receives $30 million grant renewal from National Institutes of Health

IU research attributes high rates of smoking among mentally ill to addiction vulnerability

District branch of the Indiana Psychiatric Society finds key to recruiting residents

The new Neurosciences Clinical Research Center, located in Goodman Hall, has officially opened its doors

Blood biomarkers for suicide discovered by Dr. Alexander Niculescu and colleagues, as featured in Nature, Science, and Forbes

IU School of Medicine researcher to advise China on accelerating research

Novel technology seen as new, more accurate way to diagnose and treat autism

Additional Results from Phase 3 Trial of IVIg in Alzheimers Reported at AAIC

The BRAIN Initiative is part of a new Presidential focus aimed at revolutionizing our understanding of the human brain

What symptoms are associated with psychosis? A Sound Medicine interview with Dr. Alan Breier

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), a new FDA approved treatment for depression, now available at our University Hospital Clinic

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