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New Year's Eve hangovers? 8 tips
to avoid (and treat) them

Psychiatry Resident, Sebastian
Cisneros, wins award

Promising new treatment delivery
methods for opioid addiction

Dr. Levounis interviewed in Rutger’s
Pulse Magazine – “New Treatments
for Opioid Addiction Show Promise”.

Dr. Levounis speaks about reducing
costs for Rutgers Medical Students

Dr. Petros Levounis interviewed
and featured – “Caring for the
LGBT Community Through
Psychiatry and Sociology”

Dr. Aggarwal discusses building
Resilience and Wellness for Health
Care Professionals in Rutgers Today

Dr. Petros Levounis interviewed on
CBS local news about “Drunkorexia”

Dr. Tolga Taneli featured
in news segment

PGY-2 Psychiatry Resident,
V.J Iyer, MD, awarded 2015
Medical Scholar Award

Dr. Levounis’s expert opinion detailed
in article – Why Aren’t More
Physicians Prescribing Buprenorphine?

Dr. Levounis and his perspective
highlighted in Psychiatric News –
The New Guidelines for Prescribing
Opioids for Chronic Pain

Dr. Zerbo’s insight in Psychiatric
News article - FDA Officials Propose
Strategy for Tackling Prescription
Opioid Epidemic

Dr. Aggarwal appointed as an
Assistant Editor of
Academic Psychiatry

Dr. Levounis speaks about
Behavioral Addictions on

Dr. Levounis & Dr. Zerbo
featured in Star Ledger story
on Suboxone treatment for
heroin addiction

Dr. Levounis explores trends in
treating opiate addiction in
Psychiatric News

Dr. Erin Zerbo discusses Alcohol
Use Disorder in Psychiatric News


     Department News

Patient of Department's Huntington's Disease Center meets Philadelphia Eagles player.

Dr. Levounis quoted regarding Closter, NJ murder-suicide.

Dr. Levounis interviewed regarding marijuana edibles related overdosing

Dr. Levounis discusses new treatments for binge eating disorder on Medpage Today

Dr. Levounis quoted in New York Times article about marijuana e-cigarettes

Dr. Levounis's new book published in January 2015: "The Behavioral Addictions"

Dr. Levounis & Dr. Zerbo featured in Star Ledger story on Suboxone treatment for heroin addiction.

Dr. Levounis interviewed in Psychiatric News regarding drug treatment for obesity.

Dr. Tolga Taneli was an invited lecturer on "executive functions" at the Tim Howard NJCTS Leadership Academy on August 2.

Mastering The New Psychiatric Diagnoses

Dr. Rashi Aggarwal presents at APA Summit: IMGs Across the Globe

American Psychiatric Association Meeting 2014 – Presentations by Faculty, Residents and Medical Students

Dr. Rashi Aggarwal (Associate Residency Training Director) and Dr. Nicole Guanci (Chief Resident) publish article on "Teaching Empathy During Clerkship and Residency" in April 2014 Academic Psychiatry.

Dr. Levounis featured in Rutgers Today.

Dr. Levounis' article on the addictive Krokodil drug featured in Psychiatric News.

Learn more about our latest publication, "The Addiction Casebook."

Dr. Levounis wins SSTAR Award for book on LGBT Mental Health

Dr. Diane Kaufman presents "Poems for Peace"

Bullying Sends Thousands of Children to the Hospital. Click here to watch EBRU TV's interview with Dr. Tolga Taneli who discusses bullying.

Dr. Tolga Taneli featured in News 12 New Jersey story on the New Jersey Devils recent visit to pediatric patients in University Hospital.