Erick Hung, MD

Title(s)Associate Professor, Psychiatry
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    University of California, San FranciscoM.D.2004School of Medicine
    University of California, San Francisco Residency 2008School of Medicine
    University of California, San FranciscoFellowship2009School of Medicine
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    UCSF2010Academy of Medical Educators, Excellence in Teaching Award
    Association of Academic Psychiatry2012Junior Faculty Award
    UCSF2013Teaching Scholars Program
    UCSF2014Excellence and Innovation Award in GME
    UCSF2014Academic Senate Teaching Award
    UCSF2014Academy of Medical Educators

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    Dr. Erick Hung is the Director of Education for the UCSF Department of Psychiatry and a member of the UCSF Academy of Medical Educators. He is also the Director of the Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program and Director of Curricular Affairs for GME for the UCSF School of Medicine. He completed his medical school, psychiatry residency, and forensic psychiatry fellowship training at the University of California, San Francisco and joined the faculty at UCSF in 2009. He has held past leadership positions as the Associate Chief of the Mental Health Service and Director of the Telemental Health Program for the San Francisco VA Medical Center. He 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 collaboration and training, HIV psychiatry, LGBT mental health, and medical education. His educational scholarship interests include competency-based assessment and near-peer learning in the workplace setting.

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    1. Young JQ, Hasser C, Hung EK, Kusz M, O'Sullivan PS, Stewart C, Weiss A, Williams N. Developing End-of-Training Entrustable Professional Activities for Psychiatry: Results and Methodological Lessons. Acad Med. 2018 Jul; 93(7):1048-1054. PMID: 29166349.
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    2. Tong L, Hung E. A Novel Department-Based Faculty Fellowship to Promote Scholarship in Medical Education. Acad Psychiatry. 2018 Jun; 42(3):402-405. PMID: 28799144.
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    3. Hauben M, Hung E, Wood J, Soitkar A, Reshef D. The impact of database restriction on pharmacovigilance signal detection of selected cancer therapies. Ther Adv Drug Saf. 2017 May; 8(5):145-156. PMID: 28588760.
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    4. Acharya B, Maru D, Schwarz R, Citrin D, Tenpa J, Hirachan S, Basnet M, Thapa P, Swar S, Halliday S, Kohrt B, Luitel NP, Hung E, Gauchan B, Pokharel R, Ekstrand M. Partnerships in mental healthcare service delivery in low-resource settings: developing an innovative network in rural Nepal. Global Health. 2017 01 13; 13(1):2. PMID: 28086925.
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    5. Reardon CL, Bentman A, Cowley DS, Dunaway K, Forstein M, Girgis C, Han J, Hung E, Jones J, Keeble T, McCarron RM, Varley CK. General and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Resident Training in Integrated Care: a Survey of Program Directors. Acad Psychiatry. 2015 Aug; 39(4):442-7. PMID: 25778670.
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    6. 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.
    7. Elkin D, Hung E, Villela G. Resources for teaching neuroethics. Virtual Mentor. 2012 Jun 01; 14(6):453-8. PMID: 23351258.
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    8. 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. PMID: 22635297.
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    9. 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 01; 36(1):23-8. PMID: 22362432.
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    10. 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. PMID: 21209306.
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    11. 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. PMID: 18056235.
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    12. Hung EK, Townes DA. Search and rescue in Yosemite National Park: a 10-year review. Wilderness Environ Med. 2007; 18(2):111-6. PMID: 17590068.
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    13. 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. PMID: 16805146.
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