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    Erick Hung, MD

    TitleAssistant Professor
    SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
    Address401 Parnassus Ave, LangPorter
    San Francisco CA 94143

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      Institution Degree School or Department Year
      University of California, San Francisco Residency School of Medicine
      University of California, San FranciscoM.D. Medicine2004

      Erick Hung completed his medical school and general adult psychiatry residency at the University of California, San Francisco. He completed a forensic psychiatry fellowship in the Psychiatry and the Law Program at UCSF. In 2009, he joined the clinical faculty at UCSF. From 2009-2012, he was based at the San Francisco VA Medical Center. At the VAMC, Dr. Hung served in the role of Mental Health Director for the SFVAMC Downtown Clinic and as the Associate Chief of the Mental Health Service, overseeing all of the community-based outpatient clinics. Additionally, he was the Director of the Telemental Health Program at the VAMC. In 2012, Dr. Hung became the Director of the Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program. He is the residency module chair for the Professionalism, Systems, and Leadership module and actively teaches in the areas of risk assessment, medical education, forensic psychiatry, and ethics. His interests include primary care and mental health integration, the interface between mental health and the legal system, inter-professional training, HIV psychiatry, LGBT mental health, and medical education. His educational scholarship interests include competency-based assessment measures in psychiatry.

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      1. David Elkin, MD, Erick Hung, MD, and Gilbert Vilella, MD. American Medical Association Journal of Ethics. Resources for Teaching Neuroethics. 2012; 14(6):453-458.
      2. Elkin D, Hung E, Villela G. Resources for teaching neuroethics. Virtual Mentor. 2012 Jun; 14(6):453-8.
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      3. Hung EK, Binder RL, Fordwood SR, Hall SE, Cramer RJ, McNiel DE. A method for evaluating competency in assessment and management of suicide risk. Acad Psychiatry. 2012 Jan 1; 36(1):23-8.
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      4. Hung EK, McNiel DE, Binder RL. Covert medication in psychiatric emergencies: is it ever ethically permissible? J Am Acad Psychiatry Law. 2012; 40(2):239-45.
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      5. McNiel DE, Hung EK, Cramer RJ, Hall SE, Binder RL. An approach to evaluating competence in assessing and managing violence risk. Psychiatr Serv. 2011 Jan; 62(1):90-2.
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      6. Woolley JD, Wilson MR, Hung E, Gorno-Tempini ML, Miller BL, Shim J. Frontotemporal dementia and mania. Am J Psychiatry. 2007 Dec; 164(12):1811-6.
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      7. Hung EK, Townes DA. Search and rescue in Yosemite National Park: a 10-year review. Wilderness Environ Med. 2007; 18(2):111-6.
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      8. Wiseman C, Freer L, Hung E. Physical and medical characteristics of successful and unsuccessful summiteers of Mount Everest in 2003. Wilderness Environ Med. 2006; 17(2):103-8.
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