Guest: Dr. Joe McEvoy
Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest Bio: Dr. McEvoy is a distinguished, tenured professor of psychiatry and health behaviors at Augusta University. He also serves as the I. Clark Case chair in psychotic disorders and as the director of public psychiatry in Augusta University’s partnership with the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD). His research and clinical work have focused on severe and persistent mental disorders (primarily schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, and bipolar disorder). He is currently the principal investigator for the NIMH-funded ACLAIMS (A Comparison of Long-Acting Injected Medications for Schizophrenia) trial.
Segment overview: Dr. Joe McEvoy, professor of psychiatry and health behaviors at Augusta University talks about the review data published in AJP (American Journal of Psychiatry) and the growing body of research that is reshaping the way we look at treatment options for people with schizophrenia.
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