Name Change Approved for Department of Psychiatry
Published March 2010
The department of psychiatry is now the department of psychiatry and behavioral neuroscience. The name change was approved by the UC Board of Trustees at its meeting March 16, 2010, at the recommendation of David Stern, MD, dean of the College of Medicine and vice president for health affairs at UC. The recommendation followed a unanimous vote by the departmentís faculty and approval by the COM Council. Stephen Strakowski, MD, is chair of the department.