The Ohio Psychiatric Physicians Foundation (OPPF) is a non-profit charitable foundation working with psychiatrists and other medical and mental health professionals to ensure the highest quality psychiatric care for Ohioans now and in the future. We do this through professional education that enriches clinical knowledge; public education to increase awareness of mental health issues; and support for research to advance psychiatric knowledge and outcomes.

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The OPPF promotes, sponsors and encourages research designed to improve outcomes for persons who experience psychiatric disorders.  Learn more >>>




The OPPF develops and funds educational offerings and projects designed to improve and enrich professional knowledge and skills of psychiatrists and other medical and mental health professionals.  Learn more >>>


The OPPF encourages and sponsors educational programs to increase awareness and knowledge of mental disorders and effective treatments available today.  Learn more >>>

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Congratulations to this year's recipients of the OPPF Research Awards!

General Member Category Winner: Molly McVoy, MD University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center. Resident-Fellow Member Category Winner: Ted Akiki, MD Cleveland Clinic Foundation Runner-up: Vivek Rachamallu, MD Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Medical Student Category Winner: Sandra Zoubovsky University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Runner-up: Matthew Phillips The Ohio State University College of Medicine

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