News : 2010

Charles B. Nemeroff, M.D., Ph.D.

Miller School Psychiatry Chair Heads Efforts to Raise Suicide Awareness and Prevention

The rise in the suicide rate in recent years is a continuous reminder that prevention is paramount. In response, the Miller School will partner with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention for the 2010 Miami-Dade County Out of the Darkness 5K walk on Sunday, October 24.

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Pedro Ruiz, M.D.

Pedro Ruiz, M.D., Receives Distinguished Service Award

Pedro Ruiz, M.D., executive vice chairman and director of clinical programs in the Miller School’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, was honored with the American Psychiatric Association’s Distinguished Service Award for 2010 on Monday evening.

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Pedro Ruiz, M.D.

Dr. Pedro Ruiz to Lead Psychiatric Clinical Care at Miller School

A major figure in American psychiatry is returning to the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. Pedro Ruiz, M.D., has been named professor and executive vice chairman and director of clinical programs in the Miller School’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences — the same place he received his residency training in psychiatry. “Dr. Ruiz is a skilled administrator, clinician and scholar…

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