Department of Psychiatry

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The Department of Psychiatry at Michigan State University is unlike any other in the country.

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November Grand Rounds - Morbidity and Mortality

Thu, November 10, 2016, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
C102 East Fee Hall - Patenge Room
Sierra Witte, DO and Jose Herrera, MD presenting case on evaluation of new-onset seizure in geriatric inpatient

9th Annual Muslim Mental Health Conference

Thu, April 13, 2017 - Fri, April 14, 2017
East Lansing Marriott at University Place, 300 M.A.C. Ave, East Lansing, Michigan
This unique conference brings together faith leaders, health care providers and researchers to examine topics related to mental health across the American Muslim community. It will include keynote speakers, scholarly research presentations and panel discussions.

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Department of Psychiatry at Michigan State University

Looking for something different? The Department of Psychiatry is the only academic psychiatry department in the nation that is part of two medical schools, DO and MD. We have approximately 530 students doing third-year psychiatry rotations, the largest such clerkship in the USA. We have research programs located in Africa dealing with chronic diseases like HIV and malaria. Please peruse our website and see who we are and what we do.

Watch an introduction by our Chairperson, Dr. Jed Magen

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SAVE THE DATE - 9th Annual Muslim Mental Health Conference

SAVE THE DATE for the 9th Annual Muslim Mental Health Conference

April 13-14 2017, East Lansing Marriott at University Place, 300 M.A.C. Ave, East Lansing, Michigan

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Michael Boivin, Professor

Michael Boivin: Why I do what I do

Michael Boivin, Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, and of Neurology and Ophthalmology, has spent more than two decades – including two years on Fulbright research fellowships – helping children in Africa affected by HIV, malaria and other diseases. He recently co-edited "Neuropsychology of Children in Africa."

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