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

News

5/20/2021
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine found that functional impairments among adults aged 50 and older are associated with a higher risk of medical cannabis use; and pre ...
5/4/2021
Researchers at UC San Diego have used gene therapy to prevent learning and memory loss in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease, a key step toward eventually testing the approach in humans with the neu ...
4/26/2021
The Gillette Record

​Features John Bellettiere, PhD, MPH, and Andrea LaCroix, PhD

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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