Top Paper: 45,000 More Psychiatrists, Anyone?

January 28, 2011

America, it seems, is shy about 45,000 psychiatrists. That’s the premise of a controversial article entitled “45,000 More Psychiatrists Anyone?” by Dr Dan Carlat, that was published in the August 2010 issue of Psychiatric Times….and it’s that article that Dr Sidney Weissman has chosen as his Top Paper of the Year.

America, it seems, is shy about 45,000 psychiatrists. That’s the premise of a controversial article entitled “45,000 More Psychiatrists, Anyone?” by Dr Dan Carlat, that was published in the August 2010 issue of Psychiatric Times….and it’s that article that Dr Sidney Weissman has chosen as his Top Paper of the Year. In the next 5 minutes, Dr Weissman will challenge the premise that we really do need 45,000 more psychiatrists. Dr Weissman is professor of clinical psychiatry at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University in Chicago.

Dr Weissman's Top Paper: 45,000 Psychiatrists, Anyone?

Read the original Psychiatric Times article here.