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Natasha Kulviwat, a rising high school senior, discovered a protein that may serve as predictor for suicide and could potentially lead to new strategies for intervention and prevention.
Opening remarks were delivered by Dr. Blair Simpson, interim chair of psychiatry at Columbia.
- February 20, 2019
Patients with schizophrenia are often treated with more than one type of psychiatric medication, but a new study suggests that some combinations may be more effective than others.
- February 19, 2019
Researchers have developed a practical and accurate self-report screener for detecting early psychosis and enabling early treatment.
- January 25, 2019
Researchers at Columbia have developed a “Cascade of Care” model for treating individuals with opioid use disorder based on lessons learned in the HIV/AIDS field.
Source:US News & World ReportJanuary 10, 2019
Dr. Terry Goldberg sounded some notes of caution regarding a study that questions whether certain cholesterol, blood pressure and diabetes drugs could help manage mental illnesses like schizophrenia.
- November 28, 2018
A new study by Dr. Mark Olfson shows that more Americans are getting outpatient mental health care and the rate of serious psychological distress is decreasing.
Source:Business InsiderNovember 3, 2018
"The traditional target-based drug discovery approach is broken," says Dr. Sean Escola. At the same time, "people are hungry for innovation."
Source:CU Boulder TodayOctober 2, 2018
“Close attachments contribute importantly to many of the psychological problems individuals face,” says Dr. Katherine Shear.
- September 28, 2018
Researchers at Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC) will explore the effects of new genetic knowledge on individuals with autism spectrum disorder and their families.
Source:Psychiatry AdvisorSeptember 6, 2018
Dr. Lisa B. Dixon discusses early intervention in schizophrenia.
- August 31, 2018
New work from researchers at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons sheds light on how dopamine receptors signal within cells.