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Welcome to the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Division of Geropsychiatry. 

News

1/19/2021
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Christopher Longhurst, MD, CIO, ACMO, and Davey Smith, MD

12/17/2020
Researchers report that hearing loss and high blood sugar are associated with poor cognitive performance among middle-aged and older Latinos.
11/30/2020
UC San Diego researchers discovered that the makeup of a person’s gut microbiome is linked to their levels of active vitamin D, and revealed a new understanding of vitamin D and how it’s typically mea ...

For Researchers

Training

The goal of the Division of Geriatric Psychiatry Training Program is to train fellows and junior faculty members in those skills necessary for the conception, planning, and conduct of research in geriatric mental health and subsequent presentation and publication of results in a scientific forum followed by successful grant writing on the way to becoming independent investigators.

Our research seeks to improve the quality of life of middle-aged and older adults with psychotic disorders through the development, implementation, and dissemination of evidence-based practice through community partnerships.

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