Biggest Challenges Facing Psychiatry

November 15, 2013

In this brief video, Psychiatric Times’ new Editoral Board member talks about what DSM-5, the medical home, and the search for money to fund novel approaches to new psychiatric treatments may mean to the practice of psychiatry.

We have asked Psychiatric Times’ new Editorial Board member, Philip Muskin, MD, what he believes are the biggest challenges that psychiatry will face in the next few years.

In this brief video, he talks about what DSM-5, the medical home, and the search for money to fund novel approaches to new psychiatric treatments may mean to the practice of psychiatry.

Dr Muskin is Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center; Chief of Service: Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center; and Chair of the Scientific Program Committee for the APA’s Annual Meeting. He is the author of DSM-5™ Self-Exam Questions: Test Questions for the Diagnostic Criteria, which will be published early next year.