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Cynthia Geppert, MD, MA, PhD, MPH, MSBE, DPS, FAPM

Cynthia Geppert, MD, MA, PhD, MPH, MSBE, DPS, FAPM

Dr Geppert is Chief of Consultation Psychiatry and Ethics at the New Mexico Veterans Affairs Health Care System in Albuquerque. She is also Professor in the department of psychiatry and Director of Ethics Education at the New Mexico School of Medicine.

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The author offers a brief commentary in response to feedback from readers of a previously published case.

Special Reports have long been a mainstay feature of the monthly Psychiatric Times issues, but this two-part report on cultural competence and diversity is unique in both style and content.

Take the ethics quiz about a cognitively intact, highly intelligent patient with good ego strength and coping skills who plans to commit suicide.

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