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Psychiatry Newsletter - Hopkins BrainWise Fall 2009
Hopkins BrainWise Fall 2009
Articles in this Issue
Late life depression, says Gwenn Smith, isn't the same as what can hit earlier. New facts about its brain metabolism and a higher risk of Alzheimer's has set Smith on a hunt for ties between the two diseases.
Psychiatry in the Real World
As we uncover more biology of psychiatric disease, we need Big Pharma partners to create new therapies. But that partnership has been strained of late.
Turn a suspect gene on or off and you've got a whole new model of schizophrenia—one to sort out nature vs. nurture.
Road to Research
Highlights of Hopkins' newest psychiatry research.
The Bench. The Bedside.
A quick look at our newest studies.
Road-testing a program for depression awareness is worth the effort.
Leon Eisenberg was a formidable force for child psychiatry--for research and the right perspective.
Patrick Gilbert, Director of Editorial Services
Marjorie Centofanti, Editor/Writer
David Dilworth, Designer
Keith Weller, Photography