About the Organization
As one of the oldest medical schools in the country, the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine has a reputation for training best-in-class health care professionals and developing cutting-edge procedures and research that improves the health and clinical care of patients. In partnership with the UC Health academic healthcare system and Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center, College of Medicines faculty are transforming the world of medicine every day. The University of Cincinnati, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience mission is to develop and provide the highest quality mental health care through cutting edge research and outstanding education. With world-class research, teaching and medical practice opportunities, why not choose the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine?
The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban research university; ranked as one of Americas top public research universities by the National Science Foundation. U.S. News has ranked UC in the Top Tier of Americas Best Colleges. The Chronicle of Higher Education calls UC a research heavyweight. The University attracts students and faculty from all over the world, and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience boasts a remarkable list of alumni, as well as current and past faculty who have made significant contributions to the field.
At the University of Cincinnati Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, we are committed to being leaders in advancing the understanding and treatment of psychiatric disorders. Our mission is to acquire and refine medical and scientific knowledge and then to apply this knowledge through education and clinical service toward high quality, evidence-based treatments for people with mental illness. In order to achieve this mission, we are fortunate to have an excellent team of faculty, staff and trainees who are dedicated to providing the very best state-of-the-art mental health care to patients in the Cincinnati region and beyond, to conducting cutting-edge scientific investigations, and to developing and implementing innovative educational strategies for medical and graduate students, residents and fellows, and the communities that we serve.
Our outstanding clinical programs span the entire range of mental health services for individuals of all ages. Our clinicians provide acute and emergent mental health care to people throughout the greater Tristate area at our Ridgeway inpatient units and 24 hours/day, 7 days/week Psychiatric Emergency Services. In addition to our general adult units, our specialists in geriatric psychiatry staff an older adult service for individuals 55 years and older. We offer many different outpatient mental health services at several UC Health locations, including the Stetson Building, the Harvey Medical Office Building, West Chester Hospital and University of Cincinnati Medical Center locations. Our faculty members also staff the Lindner Center of HOPE in Mason, Ohio, the Cincinnati Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center psychiatric services, the Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center inpatient and outpatient psychiatric programs, and several community mental health centers, including Central Clinic. Our specialized clinical programs of excellence include those for mood and anxiety disorders, substance use disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, fibromyalgia, dementia-related behavioral disorders, forensic psychiatry, eating disorders, impulse control disorders and autism spectrum disorders. In total, we are the largest mental health provider group in Greater Cincinnati, and we strive to ensure that our patients receive first-rate evidence-based mental health care.
About the Community
Cincinnati is listed as one of U.S.s most affordable cities with the lowest cost of living of any major metropolitan area. The Cincinnati Region creates and offers the best in life through vibrant neighborhoods, world class arts, food and drink, inclusive and engaged communities and experiences that are uniquely Cincinnati. The Cincinnati region is at the intersection of accessibility, approachability and action-orientation. Make lasting impact by joining our community of by dreamers, doers, innovators and makers.
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