- March 13, 2018
Dr. Mayumi Okuda, psychiatrist and Director of the Columbia Gambling Disorders Clinic, shares 5 things that everyone should know about problem gambling.
- March 8, 2018
The ‘Man O’ War’ program, a research project studying the effectiveness of horse therapy for veterans with PTSD, will be now fully managed by Columbia University Irving Medical Center.
- February 28, 2018
Dr. Evelyn Attia, Professor of Psychiatry at CUIMC and Director of the Center for Eating Disorders, shares basics about eating disorders for #NEDAwareness Week
In The Media
“We know in America we have to help improve the way we eat, there is nothing more compelling than our mental health,” said Dr. Drew Ramsey.
"This work is unique in that it addressed this question in a particularly comprehensive and integrative fashion,” said Dr. Guillermo Horga.
SourcePsych Congress Network
“The root cause is not just violence but, more broadly, the way in which our country treats mental illness—our mental health care policies and services,” says Dr. Jeffrey Lieberman.
“PFLAG members are among the most important allies supporting full equality for all, regardless of sexual orientation and gender identity." — Dr. Jack Drescher.
SourceWindy City Times
Dr. Drew Ramsey breaks down a new study that highlights the relationship between exercise, depression, and anxiety.
- February 22, 2018
A new Columbia University study suggests that smoking cannabis may lower the amount of prescription opioids needed to produce pain relief.
- February 20, 2018
The Chapman Perelman Foundation will contribute $500,000 to Columbia University Irving Medical Center’s (CUIMC) Institute of Genomic Medicine (IGM) and the Department of Psychiatry.
- February 16, 2018
Researchers at Columbia Universityand New York State Psychiatric Institute (NYSPI) found that people with schizophrenia who experience auditory hallucinations tend to hear what they expect.
- January 29, 2018
A new study at Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC) challenges the popular notion that psychiatric medications are overprescribed in children and adolescents in the U.S.
- December 14, 2017
Ketamine was significantly more effective than a commonly used sedative in reducing suicidal thoughts in depressed patients, according to researchers at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC).
- November 29, 2017
This study, led by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC), is the first to determine the proportion of those who died of an opioid overdose with chronic pain.
- November 29, 2017
Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) and the New York State Psychiatric Institute (NYSPI) have developed biomarkers that can aid in the development of treatments for schizophrenia.
- November 10, 2017
Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center and New York State Psychiatric Institute may have discovered a way to use a patient’s sense of smell to treat Alzheimer’s disease before it develops.
- September 26, 2017
A new study found that although most adults who used marijuana did not develop an opioid use disorder, using marijuana significantly increased the risk of developing an opioid use disorder.
- September 19, 2017
A new review finds that behavioral genetic evidence used in the courtroom is not likely to be effective in convincing judges and juries that the defendants are less culpable for their actions.