News

Mental health takes big step forward in state

UW Medicine newsroom | October 15, 2021

Mental health in our region took a huge step forward with the groundbreaking of a new building at UW Medical Center–Northwest to care for patients and train the next generation of behavioral health providers. “In two short years, we will open a state-of-the-art training facility to heal visible and invisible injuries,” said Jürgen Unützer, MD, MPH, MA.

Feature

Lummi Tribal Health Center Rotation for Psychiatry Residents

September 30, 2021

An integrated care rotation for senior psychiatry residents focuses on delivering care via telepsychiatry to a rural, Coast Salish indigenous population in northwestern Washington state.

 

Events

Grand Rounds - Leveraging Predictive Brain Imaging and Intranasal Oxytocin to Deliver Precision Treatment for Anxiety and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders

Oct 22, 2021 | 12-1 PM PST

Angela Fang, PhD, will present data from two lines of research: the first demonstrating the brain correlates of maladaptive self-focused attention, which may represent sensitive markers of treatment outcome, and the second showing that intranasal oxytocin holds promise as an endogenous neuromodulator of biases in social cognition when individual differences are taken into account.