Regina Bussing, M.D.

Regina Bussing, M.D.

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Biography

Dr. Bussing, board certified in general psychiatry and in child and adolescent psychiatry, is the chair for the University of Florida College of Medicine Department of Psychiatry. She also is a professor in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at UF. Dr. Bussing completed her residency and fellowship training at the University of Florida and obtained a Masters degree at the UCLA School of Public Health.

Dr. Bussing received a career development award in Mental Health Services Research Training through the UCLA Faculty Scholar Program, and subsequently obtained research funding from the National Institute of Mental Health for her work on access to and quality care for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. She received the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry’s Schlosser Lewis Award for best published paper on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in the Academy’s journal in 1997.

Education

Fellowship - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
University of Florida
1989

Residency - Psychiatry
University of Florida
1987

Medical Degree
Justin-Liebig-Universitat
1981

Board Certification

  • Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Honors and Awards

UF College of Medicine Term Professor
University of Florida
2018-2021

Donald R. Dizney Chair in Psychiatry
University of Florida
2016-Current

Labeled Praise Award for significant and sustained contributions to the advancement of Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
PCIT International
2015

Faculty Enhancement Opportunity Award
University of Florida
2012

Distinguished Fellow
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
2012

Distinguished Fellow
Florida Psychiatric Society
2011

Distinguished Fellow
American Psychiatric Association
2011

Elaine Schlosser Lewis Award for research on attention-deficit disorder - best 2010 paper published (second author)
Journal of the AACAP
2010

Elaine Schlosser Lewis Award for research on attention-deficit disorder - best paper published (first author)
Journal of the AACAP
1997