neuropsychiatry neuropsychiatry

Definition(s):

  • (n) the branch of medicine dealing with mental disorders attributable to diseases of the nervous system

Usage(s):

  • He has had years of experience in military neuropsychiatry and is a recognized authority in this specialty.

News

  • Krasner to lead adolescent program at Silver Hill

    Dr. Aaron J. Krasner has joined Silver Hill Hospital in New Canaan as the director and unit chief of the adolescent transitional living program. Krasner, who is bilingual in Spanish, was previously a staff psychiatrist and instructor in clinical psychiatry at the Columbia University Medical Center in the developmental neuropsychiatry program.
    on July 29, 2013     Source: The New Canaan News

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