Passos, Ives Cavalcante

Name: 
Ives Cavalcante
Surname: 
Passos
Gender: 
Male
Country: 
Brazil
Affiliation: 

Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)
Avenida Ijuí, n 100, apt 502, bairro: Petrópolis
90460-200 Brazil

Qualifications: 
University attended: Federal University of Ceara, Brazil M.D., 2003-2009
University attended: Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France, Internship, 2007-2008
University attended: Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; Residency in Psychiatry, 2011-2014
University attended: Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, Ph.D., 2013-2015
University attended: The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA, Sandwich Ph.D., 2014-2015
University attended:  The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA, Postdoctoral Fellow, 2015
Specialization: 
 
Psychiatry
 
Profile: 
Professor of Psychiatry at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS). Professor at the Graduate Program in Psychiatry UFRGS. Researcher at the Laboratory of Molecular Psychiatry at UFRGS. Attending Psychiatrist and Resident Supervisor of Psychiatry at the Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre (HCPA), the university hospital of UFRGS.
Ives Cavalcante Passos, MD, PhD, is a psychiatrist and researcher trained in Clinical Psychiatry and Neuroscience with focus on mood disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, suicide, geriatric psychiatry and methods to analyze big data, such as machine learning. His current responsibilities lie in 1) supervise psychiatry residents and medical interns during their rotation in Psychiatry at the university hospital; 2) supervise and evaluate graduate student teaching; 3) prepare lectures for classes (for medical and graduate students); 4) do ground-breaking verifiable and publishable scholarly research; 5) write grant proposals for submission to funding agencies; 6) counsel medical and graduate students on careers opportunities and choices; 7) supervise graduate student research; 8) help graduate students with their research; 9) present the research from his team at meetings of scholarly societies; 10) give presentations at other institutions of higher education; 11) respond to public queries in Psychiatry; 12) perform public service in Psychiatry; 13) give public lectures; 14) participate in graduate student defenses; 15) participate in hospital and departmental faculty meetings. Further, he is one of the supervisors of the bipolar disorder outpatient clinic and he is currently leading the development of the Geriatric Psychiatric Clinic at the HCPA.
 
  • Ives Passos has been working at Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) since April 2016. He is professor of psychiatry and of the Graduate Program in Psychiatry. He is also researcher at the Laboratory of Molecular Psychiatry at UFRGS and attending psychiatrist and resident supervisor of Psychiatry at the Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre (HCPA).
  • He holds a diploma in medicine from Federal University of Ceará. He has done his medical residency and graduate training in Psychiatry at UFRGS and his internship at Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France. He also holds a sandwich Ph.D from and worked as postdoctoral fellow at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
  • He lives in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. In his free time he plays soccer, goes hiking, enjoys spending time with friends. His special relaxing method is to observe and take photos of people in action

 

Year Chosen as YPL: 
2016