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Perk Up Your Summer

The Center for OCD, Anxiety & Related Disorders was at the Perk Up Your Summer event hosted by the University of Florida, to talk about our upcoming Fear Facers summer camp. To request more information on our summer camp give us a call at 352.265.4OCD (4623) or email…

COARD Celebrates International Women’s Day

Dr. Carol Mathews is joined by the women of the PGENeS and FEAR labs as we celebrate International Women’s Day. Today is a day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural, and academic achievements of women around the world. We celebrate the women who continue to grow in the…

Morgan Browning Chosen For Outstanding 4-Year Scholar Award

Congratulations, Morgan Browning, Research Assistant in Dr. Joseph McNamara’s Fear Lab, has been chosen as the recipient of the Outstanding 4-Year Scholar Award for the Spring of 2018! Each semester, The UF Alumni Association and UF Honors Program select candidates for the Scholars Awards. Recipients are…

Travel Stipend Awarded

COARD awards travel stipend to Psychiatry Resident, Jaison Nainaparampil, MD. He will be presenting the “Inside OCD: I Am Not My Illness” session, at the American Psychiatric Association Conference in San Francisco, CA May 18-22, 2019.

Eileen Fennell Graduate Student Teaching Award

The 2018 Eileen Fennell Graduate Student Teaching Award for Excellence in Teaching was presented to Danielle Cooke. Danielle has taught eight different classes, with over 1,000 students over the past three years. She has also guest lectured for courses on Eating Disorders and Anxiety Spectrum Disorders. Danielle’s…

2019 IOCDF Research Grant Opportunities!

The application window for the IOCDF 2019 Research Grant Awards is just around the corner.   Beginning in January, the IOCDF will be accepting applications! Full application guidelines will be posted soon on

First Pilot Grant Awarded

COARD, with support from the Brooke Professorship and the McKnight Brain Institute at UF, is delighted to announce the first pilot grant has been awarded to Dr. Nicola Sambuco to help forward his research. The next application acceptance is March 1st, 2019.