Associate Professor, Clinical Psychiatry
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
2230 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
American Psychiatric Association
Association for Academic Psychiatry
Select Honors and Awards:
Model Curriculum in Cultural Psychiatry, American Association of Directors Psychiatric Residency Training, 2010
Dean's Team Award for Excellence in Clinical Care, UC Davis School of Medicine, 2009
Chief of Staff Award, UC Davis Medical Center, 2009
Chancellor's Achievement Award for Diversity and Community, UC Davis, 2008
Frieda Fromm Reichmann Award, American Association of Directors Psychiatric Residency Training, 2004
Select Recent Publications:
Seritan A, Hunt J, Shy A, Rea M, Worley L. The state of medical student wellness: a call for culture change. Acad Psychiatry. 2012 Jan 1;36(1):7-10.
Bourgeois JA, Seritan AL, Casillas EM, Hessl D, Schneider A, Yang Y, Kaur I, Cogswell JB, Nguyen DV, Hagerman RJ. Lifetime prevalence of mood and anxiety disorders in fragile X premutation carriers. J Clin Psychiatry. 2011 Feb;72(2):175-82. Epub 2010 Aug 24
Tseng T, Iosif AM. Seritan AL. Stress Effects: A Study of Salivary Cortisol Levels in hird-year Medical Students. Stress and Health. 2011; 27:436–440. doi: 10.1002/smi.1377
Gane LW, Iosif AM, Flynn-Wilson L, Venturino M, Hagerman RJ, Seritan AL. Assessment of patient and caregiver needs in fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome by utilizing Q-sort methodology. Aging Ment Health. 2010 Nov;14(8):1000-7.
Jibson MD, Hilty DM, Arlinghaus K, Ball VL, McCarthy T, Seritan AL, Servis ME. Clinician-educator tracks for residents: three pilot programs. Acad Psychiatry. 2010 Jul-Aug;34(4):269-76.
Olichney JM, Chan S, Wong LM, Schneider A, Seritan A, Niese A, Yang JC, Laird K, Teichholtz S, Khan S, Tassone F, Hagerman R. Abnormal N400 word repetition effects in fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome. Brain. 2010 May;133(Pt 5):1438-50. Epub 2010 Apr 21.
Seritan AL, McCloud MK, Hinton L. Geriatric Depression – Review for Primary Care. Curr Psychiatry Rev; 5:137-42.
Seritan AL, Nguyen D, Farias S, Hinton L, Grigsby J, Bourgeois J, Hagerman R. Dementia in fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome (FXTAS): Comparison with Alzheimer’s disease. Am J Med Genet B: Neuropsychiatr Genet, 147B:1138-44.
Hagerman RJ, Hall DA, Coffey S, Leehey M, Bourgeois J, Gould J, Zhang L, Seritan AL, Berry-Kravis E, Olichney J, Miller JW, Fong AL, Carpenter R, Bodine C, Gane LW, Rainin E, Hagerman H, Hagerman PJ. Treatment of fragile X-associated tremor ataxia syndrome (FXTAS) and related neurological problems. Clin Interv Aging, 3:251-62.