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Johns Hopkins Medicine
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
April 2014 



  • Dr. Kay Redfield Jamison speaks about bipolar illness on the BBC. Listen
  • Brain Talk, a podcast produced by the Brain Science Institute at Hopkins,
    hosts experts in the field.  Learn more
  • Dr. Peter Rabins reads from his audiobook, The 36-Hour Day.  Listen to excerpts



Upcoming Events

April 12, 2014
20th Annual Update on the Treatment of Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias:
Defining the Standards of Care

Suburban Hospital | 8600 Old Georgetown Road | Bethesda, MD
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April 22, 2014
28th Annual Mood Disorders Research/Education Symposium
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Turner Auditorium | 720 Rutland Ave | Baltimore, MD
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May 12, 2014
2014 Conference on Eating Disorders
Bridging the Gap: Applying Research to Treatment

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Turner Auditorium | 720 Rutland Ave | Baltimore, MD
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June 11, 2014
Schizophrenia Center Annual Symposium 2014
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Turner Auditorium | 720 Rutland Ave | Baltimore, MD
Learn More



In the Media

U.S. News and World Report - March 28, 2014
ICU Patients May Face Mental Health Issues After Discharge
Dr. Joseph Bienvenu speaks about patterns in patients who survive a critical illness in the ICU.
Read article

AARP Blog - February 20, 2014
Living with Dementia and Caregivers: So Many Unmet Needs
Betty Black, Ph.D., speaks to her study of caring for those with dementia.
Read article

Nature - February 19, 2014
Science in Court: Smart Enough to Die?
Dr. James Harris discusses intellectual disability in the death penalty debate
Read article

Science World Report - February 19, 2014
"Bad Heroin": Fentanyl Gives Lethal High
Dr. Eric Strain looks at the deadly effect of a popular heroin combination.
Read article

JAMA Video - February 18, 2014
Effect of Citalopram on Agitation in Alzheimer Disease
Dr. Constantine Lyketsos discusses an antidepressant that holds promise
Watch video

Maryland Physician - January 9, 2014
Advances in Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Treatment
Dr. Adam Kaplin discusses depression as a primary risk factor in coronary artery disease
Read article

Psychiatry News - January 3, 2014
Bulimia Treatment Comparison Finds CBT Superior to PPT
Dr. Angela Guarda comments on new study measuring effectiveness of treatments
Read article



More Research News

March 31, 2014
Experimental Cancer Drug Reverses Schizophrenia in Adolescent Mice
Johns Hopkins Medicine - Online release

February 18, 2014
Antidepressant Holds Promise in Treating Alzheimer's Agitation
Johns Hopkins Medicine - Online release

February 2, 2014
Experimental care program keeps people with dementia at home longer, study shows
Johns Hopkins Medicine - Online news release

January 29, 2014
Less Than Half of Children Treated for Anxiety Achieve Long-Term Relief
Johns Hopkins Children Center - Online news release




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