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Laura B. Dunn, MD

Laura B. Dunn, MD

Dr. Dunn is Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Director, Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Training Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA.

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Physician-assisted suicide is now legal in several states. But none of the state statues mandates a mental health evaluation by a psychiatrist or psychologist before the writing of a lethal prescription by an attending physician.

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