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The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Preventing Delirium in Patients 


Delirium during hospitalization is under-recognized. Dr Karin Neufeld’s research tests measurement tools for early detection of delirium and evaluates medications for delirium prevention.

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Seeking Knowledge to Cure and Prevent

Our clinical research programs range from efficacy and treatment-response studies to clinical trials and epidemiology. Our basic research encompasses bioinformatics, genetics, neuroscience, neuroimaging, and molecular biology - all in an effort to unlock the causal pathways to the major psychiatric conditions and to use this knowledge to develop practical means to improve diagnosis and treatment.

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About the Department

Among the Best

The Johns Hopkins Hospital ranks #4 in the nation for psychiatric care by U.S. News & World Report.

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Professional Education

The depth of our clinical expertise and the breadth of our research programs allow us to train the next generation of psychiatrists and scientists to be clinical and research leaders. Our educational programs include medical student education, a general psychiatry residency, a child and adolescent psychiatry residency, and post-doctoral fellowship and research training opportunities.

Training Programs


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The Johns Hopkins Hospital
1800 Orleans St.
Baltimore, Maryland 21287


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The Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
4940 Eastern Ave.
Baltimore, Maryland 21224


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Sibley Memorial Hospital
5255 Loughboro Road, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20016


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Howard County General Hospital
5755 Cedar Lane
Columbia, Maryland 21044


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