Columbia University Medical Center
NYP Psychiatry Among the Top Ranked in the Nation
U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals
Ranked #1 in Research Funding
National Institutes of Health
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital The University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

With a Buzz Cut, I Can Take on Anything

March 24, 2009

Issues of hair and appearance are often uppermost in the minds of cancer patients. The challenge with cancer is to find a new sense of self, said Dr. Robert Klitzman, an associate professor of clinical psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center, because the narrative of yourself has been disrupted. Dr. Klitzman, who has explored issues of serious illness and appearance in several books, most recently When Doctors Become Patients, added,

Read more at NY Times">Read more here, NY Times


hora interior