Benjamin Woo, M.D., is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the UCLA School of Medicine and Psychiatry Clerkship Director at Olive View – UCLA Medical Center. He is also the faculty advisor for the UCLA Asian Pacific Health Corps, an undergraduate student organization that promotes health awareness in the Asian communities. Dr. Woo serves the Chinese community through direct services, research, and community outreach. His outreach efforts include writing newspaper articles, speaking monthly on the only Cantonese radio station in Los Angeles, and serving as a medical expert for the Phoenix North America Chinese TV Channel. Dr. Woo has published more than thirty peer-reviewed articles in the fields of emergency psychiatry and geriatric mental health. In 2011-13, he developed a culturally sensitive depression collaborative treatment model for a primary care clinic that serves uninsured Chinese patients. Dr. Woo was the recipient of the 2013 Advancing Minority Mental Health Award from the American Psychiatric Foundation.

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