Leo Sher, M.D. The article, “Brain stimulation in posttraumatic stress disorder” by Vladan Novakovic, Leo Sher, Kyle A.B. Lapidus, Janet Mindes, Julia A.Golier and Rachel Yehuda has been published in the European Journal of Psychotraumatology (2011, 2: 5609 – DOI: 10.3402/ejpt.v2i0.5609). The Publisher states, “This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of […]
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Leo Sher, M.D. The research team led by Alexander Neumeister, MD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and a Distinguished Guest of our website www.internetandpsychiatry.com (please, see the “Distinguished Guests” section of our website), found that a history of severe trauma exposure in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and trauma […]
Leo Sher, M.D. The 7th Baltic Symposium of Biological Psychiatry, “Neuroimmunology and Mental Disorders“ was held on August 26-27, 2011 in Palanga, Lithuania. Professor Robertas Bunevicius is the principal organizer of the Symposium. For more information, please click here.
Leo Sher, M.D. On behalf of the Editors, Contributors, and Distinguished Guests of internetandpsychiatry.com, I am happy to congratulate our highly esteemed colleague, Contributor and Distinguished Guest Dr. Maria Dolores Braquehais Conesa and her husband, Mr. Jose Manuel Sanchez Tapia on the birth of their son, Sergio Sanchez Braquehais. We wish Sergio and his parents […]
Leo Sher, M.D. Prof. Joav Merrick has informed me that he is organizing the First International Congress on Child Health and Human Development. Joav Merrick, MD, MMedSci, DMSc is Medical Director, Health Services, Division for Persons with Intellectual Disability, Ministry of Social Affairs and Social Services, and Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human […]
Leo Sher, M.D. The “II International Congress on Dual Disorders: Addictive Behaviours and other Mental Disorders” will be held on October 5-8, 2011 in Barcelona, Spain. Miguel Casas, M.D., Ph.D., Professor and Head, Servei de Psiquiatria, Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, is the Congress Chairman. Researchers and clinicians from many countries including […]
Leo Sher, M.D. The 7th Baltic Symposium of Biological Psychiatry, “Neuroimmunology and Mental Disorders“ will be held on August 26-27, 2011, in Palanga, Lithuania. Professor Robertas Bunevicius, the President of the Lithuanian Society of Biological Psychiatry and the Director of the Institute of Psychophysiology and Rehabilitation of the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences is organizing […]
“Immigration and Mental Health: Stress, Psychiatric Disorders and Suicidal Behavior Among Immigrants and Refugees” has been published!
Leo Sher, M.D. The book, “Immigration and Mental Health: Stress, Psychiatric Disorders and Suicidal Behavior among Immigrants and Refugees” edited by me and Alexander Vilens has just been published by Nova Science Publishers (New York, 2010, 349 pages). Immigrants’ journeys to a new nation have been among the most exciting and dignified of human endeavors. […]
Leo Sher, M.D. The book, “Neurobiology of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder” edited by me and Alexander Vilens has just been published by Nova Science Publishers (New York, 2010, 376 pages). We hope that this book is an important contribution to medical sciences and will promote fruitful international collaboration that will enhance and expand academic research and […]
Leo Sher, M.D. The “II International Congress on Dual Disorders: Addictive Behaviours and other Mental Disorders” will be held in Barcelona, Spain, on October 5-8, 2011. The program will consist of plenary sessions, symposia, workshops, meetings with the expert, educational update sessions, oral communications and posters. The members of the organizing committee are proud that […]