MMS 2018 Fall

Why We Worry – An Exploration of Anxiety

MMS Fall 2018 agenda

MMS Program Book Fall 2018


The Fall 2018 Mini Medical School was held on Friday, November 30, 2018 at University of Florida. This year’s program content was provided in partnership with the Center for OCD, Anxiety, and Related Disorders and Arts in Medicine to consider clinical, research, and practical approaches to the significant issues of anxiety and mental health.

Presenting Faculty Pages

Carol Mathews, M.D.
Brooke Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Center for OCD, Anxiety, and Related Disorders

Joseph McNamara, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Associate Director, Center for OCD, Anxiety, and Related Disorders

Peter Lang, Ph.D.
Graduate Research Professor, Department of Clinical and Health Psychology
College of Public Health and Health Professions
Director, Center for the Study of Emotion and Attention

Michelle Riba, M.D., M.S.
Clinical Professor, University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry
Director, Psycho-Oncology Program, University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center

Jeffrey Pufahl, MFA
Lecturer, Center for Arts in Medicine
Faculty Affiliate, Center for STEM Translational Communication

Online Resources


Sponsorship of Mini Medical School is provided by: UF CPET, UF Medical Guild, and Shands HealthCare.