Education

Fellowship
Child Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital, 1984
Fellowship
Child Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital, 1981
Fellowship
Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center, 1980
Residency
Psychiatry, Ness Ziona Government Psychiatric Hospital, 1978
Degree
MD, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, 1975
Internship
Psychiatry, Kaplan Hospital, 1972

State License

A42989
  • About Me

    About Me

    Dr. Caplan,a pediatric neuropsychiatrist, has served on the Department of Psychiatriy faculty since 1985, and became a full professor in 2000.

    She received her MD from the Hebrew University, and trained in both adult and child psychiatry at Sackler Medical School affiliated psychiatric hospitals in Israel. As an NIH research fellow at UCLA and NIMH career development awardee she developed instruments for measuring thought disorder in children. She developed the UCLA clinical and research pediatric neuropsychiatry program, and conducts psycholinguistic, behavioral, structural and functional neuroimaging studies on pediatric neurobehavioral disorders including schizophrenia and epilepsy.

    She is a recipient of numerous awards including the Distinguished Research Mentor Award of the the Academy of Child and Adolescent PSychiatry.

  • Education

    Education

    Fellowship
    Child Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital, 1984
    Fellowship
    Child Psychiatry, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital, 1981
    Fellowship
    Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center, 1980
    Residency
    Psychiatry, Ness Ziona Government Psychiatric Hospital, 1978
    Degree
    MD, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, 1975
    Internship
    Psychiatry, Kaplan Hospital, 1972