News : 2013 : May

Philip Harvey, Ph.D., answers questions from audience members after his lecture at the International Congress.

Dr. Philip Harvey Invited to Review Cognitive Enhancement Therapy for Schizophrenia

Philip Harvey, Ph.D., the Leonard M. Miller Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Chief of the Division of Psychology, told a world gathering of schizophrenia researchers recently that combining vocational rehabilitation and other psychosocial interventions with cognitive remediation therapy (CRT) holds promise for patients with schizophrenia.

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Five of the study co-authors are, from left, Dean Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D., Sylvia Daunert, Ph.D., Victor Andreev, Ph.D., Trajen Head, and Sapna Deo, Ph.D.

UM Researchers Develop Model to Predict and Reduce Sudden Cardiac Deaths

A multidisciplinary team of University of Miami researchers has developed a novel prediction model for sudden cardiac death that has the potential to substantially reduce the number of people who abruptly lose consciousness and die shortly after experiencing acute symptoms of cardiovascular disease.

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Sara J. Czaja, Ph.D., receives the award from Loren Terveen, Ph.D., Distinguished Scientist of the association and the special interest group’s adjunct chair for awards.

Miller School Aging Expert Receives Social Impact Award

Sara J. Czaja, Ph.D., Leonard M. Miller Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, traveled to Paris this April, where she was honored with an international Social Impact Award for her positive application of human-computer interaction research to pressing social needs.

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