RTP Senior Talk: A. Ning Zhou, MD

Saving Face or Coming Out: Ethnic vs. Sexual Identity Tensions and Mental Health Implications for LGBT Asian Americans

A. Ning Zhou, MD
PGY-4, Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences


About the speaker:
A. Ning Zhou, MD, is a PGY-4 and Chief Resident for Education at the University of California, San Francisco Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program. He received his bachelor's in neuroscience from the University of Southern California. He spent a year teaching English in China before completing medical school at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. In residency, he has served as Vice-President of the Residents' Association, leader of the Wellness Committee, and head of the House Staff Incentive Project. He is pursuing Areas of Distinctions in LGBT Mental health and Cultural psychiatry, and is also participating in the UCSF Health Professions Education Pathway to Discovery. He is currently a Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Minority Fellow as well as an American Psychoanalytic Association Fellow. After residency, he will be moving to New York to start child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at Columbia/Cornell. In his free time, he is completing the Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Training Program at the San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis.


About RTP Senior Talks:
These presentations are academic events and are for a professional audience only. The conference is open to Dept. of Psychiatry faculty, staff, and residents, and community providers affiliated with UCSF.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm

LP-190 Auditorium
401 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA 94143

Event Type

Lecture/Seminar, Academic


School of Medicine


Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Local Community




seniortalk, lecture, psychiatry, Weill Institute for Neurosciences

Department of Psychiatry
Contact Info

Hugo Sosa; (415) 476-7712, hugo.sosa@ucsf.edu