Psychiatry News & Physician Commentary
Anonymous donation will help create safe, healing space for emergency patients RALEIGH, N.C. February 13, 2017 – UNC REX Healthcare plans to build a new holding area for behavioral health patients who seek treatment in the emergency department, thanks to an anonymous donor who is contributing $2.5 million. The separate behavioral health zone will include […]
Partnership of government, academics and industry will develop new ways of studying and screening drugs for major psychiatric illnesses LA JOLLA – August 31, 2016 —The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the Salk Institute for Biological Studies will co-lead a $15.4 million effort to develop new systems for quickly screening libraries of drugs for […]
ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Announces NUPLAZID™ (pimavanserin) Is Now Available for the Treatment of Hallucinations and Delusions Associated with Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis
NUPLAZID is the First and Only FDA-Approved Drug for this Indication An Estimated 40 Percent of Parkinson’s Disease Patients Have Psychosis SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 31, 2016– ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ACAD), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative medicines to address unmet medical needs in central nervous system (CNS) disorders, today […]
Braeburn Pharmaceuticals Announces Commercialization Plans for Probuphine® (buprenorphine) Implant, Six-Month Treatment for Opioid Dependence
First Wave of Healthcare Providers Being Trained in 55 Cities over the Next Six Weeks Probuphine Will Be Available to Patients in June 2016 PRINCETON, N.J. — May 31, 2016—Braeburn Pharmaceuticals announces plans to make Probuphine available to healthcare providers and patients in June, immediately following Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval on May 26, […]
July 23, 2017 @ 8:00 am – July 28, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
In 2017, the theme “Global Aging and Health: Bridging Science, Policy, and Practice” will bring representatives from medicine, nursing, social science, psychological science, finance, policy fields, and other disciplines to address the latest approaches to improving the quality of life of the world’s older adults. This is the premier meeting for professionals in gerontology and geriatrics.
September 6, 2017 @ 8:00 am – September 8, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
72nd Annual Meeting of the American Society for the Surgery of the Hand
October 9, 2017 @ 9:00 am – October 14, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Mark your calendars! Plan to join your colleagues at the AAOMS 2017 Annual Meeting, Scientific Sessions and Exhibition, October 9-14, in San Francisco, CA.