Indiana University


Grand Rounds Lecture Series
Date: March 27, 2015
Speaker: Robert Post, M.D.
Lecture titleAnnual Morris H. Aprison Lectureship in Biological Psychiatry - Genetics and Epigenetics of the Health Care Crisis of Bipolar Disorder in the US: Implications for Treatment
Location: Neuroscience Building, first floor auditorium
Time: 11:00 - 12:00 noon


Addiction Symposium
Date: April 14, 2015
Speaker: Seth Judd, DO
Lecture title: tba
Location: IUSM Neuroscience Center/Goodman Hall, room 1353 B
Please note these regularly scheduled sessions will conclude on January 20. Future sessions will be held February 3, March 3, and April 14, 2015. The symposium will then go on hiatus.

Special Addiction Symposium
Date: June 1, 2015
Speaker: Jill Williams, M.D.; Rutgers
Lecture topic: Treating Tobacco and Mental Health Comorbidity
Location: IUSM Neuroscience Center/Goodman Hall, auditorium
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

May 29, 2015
Annual Mental Health Symposium
Union Station, Indianapolis, IN
More information to come


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