News : 2011 : October

Charles B. Nemeroff, M.D., Ph.D., left, and Dean Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D., who served as honorary co-chairs of the event, walked in support of Team Iacino.

Miller School Supports Suicide Awareness and Prevention at Out of the Darkness Walk

Nearly 1,300 relatives, friends and colleagues of people who have died by suicide gathered on the University of Miami’s Coral Gables campus Sunday for the Out of the Darkness walk, sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The Miller School’s Team Iacino, walking in memory of Richard A. Iacino, the Dean’s Chief of Staff, brought together close to 100 people dedicated to raising awareness of suicide.

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Pedro Ruiz, M.D.

Dr. Pedro Ruiz Becomes President of the World Psychiatric Association

Pedro Ruiz, M.D., professor and executive vice chair and director of clinical programs in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, was honored twice last month for his scholarship and leadership during an international meeting of psychiatrists in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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