Lawrence R. Faziola
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, UCI Medical Center
Dr. Faziola received his MD degree from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska, USA, and completed residency training in psychiatry at the University of California at Irvine (UCI), Medical Center, where he joined the clinical faculty. His clinical duties include attending to hospitalized patients in crisis as director of a 19 bed inpatient adult ward, and providing instruction to medical students and resident physicians. He has been involved with clinical research, and has been active in organized psychiatry, where he advocates for more rational and comprehensive services for the mentally ill. As a physician educator, he has been recognized with teaching awards from both the UCI school of medicine and the department of psychiatry.
His research interests are Psychiatry and Behavioral Health; Hospital Psychiatry; Psychopharmacology for Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, and Major Depression.