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Department Announcements

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of our colleague and friend, Alvaro Camacho, MD, from suicide in Imperial County. Our thoughts and sympathies are with his family, friends, patients and the entire psychiatric community. Read full announcement.

Congratulations to Eric Granholm, PhD and the MHTech group on receiving a Center Launch Seed Funds grant from the UCSD Office of Research Affairs! This award will accelerate collaborations and progress toward developing a center that truly will enhance the lives of people with mental health problems through the application of technology and data analytic solutions. Click here to go to the MHTech Center website.


Jeff Anderman
Welcome to Jeff Anderman, MBA, new UCSD Psychiatry Department Administrative Vice Chair

Congratulations to Mike Bloom on his retirement after 36 years of service to UCSD and the Department of Psychiatry!

Change for County Contracted Outpatient Services at Hillcrest

David Grelotti, MD to head Neuropsychiatric and Behavioral Services Hillcrest.
David Grelotti, MD

William Perry, PhD, named Vice Chair for Program Development and Operations.
William Perry, PhD

David Folsom MD, MPH, has accepted the position of Director, Division of Clinical Psychiatry.
David Folsom MD, MPH