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Hua JIN Dr. Jin is an Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and medical director of MCCE program in the Division of Geriatric Psychiatry. He is a staff psychiatrist at VA San Diego Healthcare System. Dr. Jin received his medical degree from Shanghai Medical University and completed his psychiatry residency at Shanghai Mental Health Center. After immigrating to the US, he had his psychiatry residency training again in the department of psychiatry at UCSD and has been on the faculty of the UCSD Department of Psychiatry since graduated from his residency training in 2001. Dr. Jin is actively involved in research and his current research focuses on metabolic change associated with different atypical antipsychotics, the underlining mechanisms related to these metabolic changes agents as well as intervention in patients taking atypical agents. He has been collaborating with the China CDC and Mental Health Center at Peking University and conducting a NIH funded large scale HIV/AIDS neurocognitive and neuropsychiatry research in China. He also plays the leading role to introduce the MATRICS into China and develop its norm and validation study in schizophrenia in China. He has been the PI for several clinical trials on antipsychotics in the US and China. He has published over 50 peer-reviewed articles in psychiatry. Dr. Jin’s clinical work is focused on mood disorder, schizophrenia, PTSD and medication management for these disorders.