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When It Comes to Mental Health, New York Sets the Standard

September 1, 2008

A recent article in the North Carolina paper News Observer recognized the New York State Psychiatric Institute (PI)and Columbia University's Department of Psychiatry for its leadership in mental health care. North Carolina's mental health system may do well to follow the PI and Columbia model.

PI's research expertise and Columbia's clinical initiatives both benefit each other in addition to the many patients and families in New York State affected by mental illness. Both entities retained the leadership of noted schizophrenia expert Dr. Jeffrey Lieberman, who is director of the New York State Psychiatric Institue and Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry at Columbia University.

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