Message from the Head
The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Minnesota strives to fulfill the tripartite mission of the Medical School: excellence in teaching, research and clinical service.
Click here for a more detailed description of the department from the Head, S. Charles Schulz, M.D.
The Department conducts cutting edge research that leads to a fundamental understanding of psychiatric disease and to the development of new and safe treatments for these diseases.
The Department provides outstanding inpatient and outpatient clinical care as a base for teaching medical students and residents at the University as well as providing specialized programs for patients and their families.
Teaching is to provide original, stimulating and state of art knowledge to trainees at all levels from the first year of medical school to the completion of post residency fellowships.