Supportive Innovative Research & Education

Supporting Our Mission

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh is dedicated to providing outstanding health services to our patients and their families; increasing our understanding of the causes of mental health disorders and developing innovative new diagnostic and treatment methods through research; and providing a stimulating learning environment and educational opportunities for the next generation of physician-scientists.  If you are interested in supporting these efforts, please contact the Department’s Director of Academic Affairs, Jeanie Knox Houtsinger, at for more information.