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Opening remarks were delivered by Dr. Blair Simpson, interim chair of psychiatry at Columbia.
Studies indicate that 29% to 46% of patients diagnosed with major depressive disorder show partial or no response to treatments.
- November 8, 2022
This year’s Eric D. Hadar Distinguished Lecturer, Dr. Rajita Sinha, will present “Can We Rescue Stress and Trauma Related Pathophysiology in Addiction to Improve Treatment Outcomes?” on Nov. 16, 2022.
- November 3, 2022
A Columbia study, which enrolls children ages 4-6 in a camp-like setting, seeks to learn which play activities best soothe anxious children.
- October 28, 2022
Data from Columbia Mass Murder Database reveal psychosis and other serious psychiatric illness absent in the majority of perpetrators.
- October 27, 2022
Study finds adults with mild cognitive decline assigned puzzles showed less brain shrinkage, better daily functioning.
- October 26, 2022
Patients who participate in fewer than two visits early in treatment are at risk for relapse, overdose, and possible death.
- October 18, 2022
A Columbia study aims find out which treatments work best to alleviate major depressive disorder and improve quality of life for individuals with breast cancer.
- October 12, 2022
Project Engage trains lay community workers to deliver brief, evidence-based interventions for mental illnesses and addictions.
- September 28, 2022
An NIH award will help fund a collaborative effort of Columbia University's Department of Pediatrics and Department of Psychiatry titled Prospective Genetic Risk Evaluation and Assessment in Autism.
- September 21, 2022
Columbia Psychiatry study paves the way for treatment techniques to help people adapt to the loss of a loved one.