Offering clinical services, education and research opportunities in the only university department of psychiatry in Brooklyn.Find out More »
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Complete Grand Rounds list of upcoming lectures (PDF).
Institute on Psychiatric Services Meeting
October 30 – November 2, 2014
San Francisco, California
Welcome to the Department of Psychiatry"In order to cure the human body, it is necessary to have knowledge of the whole of things."
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at SUNY Downstate is among the largest and most diverse in the country. As the only public medical school Department of Psychiatry in New York City, and the only University Department of Psychiatry in Brooklyn, New York's most populous borough, we have a complex, multidimensional mission.