The Department of Psychiatry welcomes Gerald Busch, MD, MPH to the ‘ohana. Dr. Busch is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry, and Forensic Psychiatry. Dr. Busch attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School where he received his doctorate in Medicine. He completed his Psychiatry Residency and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at the University of Texas Health Science Center, Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Busch also completed his Master of Public Health degree from the Milken Institute School of Public Health George Washington University. His research and clinical interests are in community resilience and public health aspects of psychiatry.
The Department of Psychiatry welcomes Daniel Cho, MD to the ‘ohana. Dr. Cho attended the John A. Burns School of Medicine where he received his doctorate in Allopathic Medicine. He completed his Psychiatry Residency at the John A. Burns School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry. His research and clinical interests are in integrative medicine and sports psychiatry.
Congratulations to Tran Trinh for being awarded the Dean’s Award in the 2019 Biosciences & Health Disparities Symposium, JABSOM Undergraduate Division!
Halvorson A & Helm S. 2019. Evidence of elevated substance use in high need low resource populations. A review of the publicly available literature. Poster, Biomedical Sciences & Health Disparities Symposium, Honolulu, HI.
PSTY 499: Directed Studies in Mental Health Research
- Directed research courses provide students with direct, hands-on experience on real research projects currently facilitated by Principal Investigators in the Department of Psychiatry. Our programs of mental health research range from treatment studies, to prevention studies, to health promotion and policy studies, and systems of care; involve a variety of research methods and approaches; and cover the continuum of translational science. Seminars and projects reflect the Department of Psychiatry-Research Division’s emphasis on culture as an important factor in mental health.
- To become eligible to enroll, students must submit a letter of interest to Dr. Susana Helm, along with their resume, current transcript, and a writing sample. Highly qualified students will be interviewed to determine student-mentor-project fit.
- Undergraduate students may enroll in PSTY 499 with Psychiatry Faculty Mentor approval.
- Graduate students may enroll in with their departmental and Psychiatry Faculty Mentor approval.
- The Mission Possible
- My fitness Pal
Nutritional support/diet apps:
- Lose it
- My Fitness Pal
- Stop, Breathe and Think
- Yoga Nidra Deep Relaxation Practice
- Insight Timer
- Mindfulness Coach
- The Breathing App
- Aloe Bud
- Provider Resilience
Brief Topics of Interest:
**Please contact Dr. Eckert for suggestions on this list.**