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Research Training In Psychiatric Epidemiology

The program provides social scientists, epidemiologists, psychologists, and psychiatrists with research skills in psychiatric epidemiology.  Training involves coursework in substantive issues and research methods, and participation in an affiliated research unit.  It is sponsored by the departments of epidemiology and psychiatry and is supported by a National Institute of Mental Health grant.

Core Faculty:

Drs. Melissa Begg, Alan Brown, Patricia Cohen (Co-Director), Pamela Collins, Bruce Dohrenwend (Co-Director), L. Erlenmeyer-Kimling, Mindy Fullilove, Sherry Glied, Madelyn Gould, Deborah Hasin, Dan Herman, Susan Hodge, Christina Hoven, Denise Kandel, Stephanie LeMelle, Mary Clare Lennon, Roberto Lewis-Fernandez, Bruce Link (Director), Richard Neugebauer, Mark Olfson, Ruth Ottman, Jo Phelan, Sharon Schwartz (Training Coordinator), Robert Spitzer, Elmer Struening, Ezra Susser, Blake Turner and Myrna Weissman.


Sharon Schwartz, Ph.D.
722 West 168th Street,
7th Fl.,Room # 720-B
New York, NY, 10032
(212) 305-7789 Fax (212) 305-9413
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