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Dr. Jeffrey Lieberman will be talking about his new book, "SHRINKS: The Untold Story of Psychiatry." Dr. Lieberman is chair of psychiatry at Columbia University and former president of the American Psychiatric Association. In the book, he tells the fascinating and scandalous story of psychiatry’s evolution from a mystical pseudoscience to a respected medical discipline that saves lives.

Renowned Psychiatrist, Mental Health Advocate, and Chairman, Department of Psychiatry at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

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A nationally renowned psychiatrist and authority in mental health, Jeffrey A. Lieberman, M.D. is the Lawrence C. Kolb Professor and Chairman, Department of Psychiatry at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Director of the New York State Psychiatric Institute, and Psychiatrist-in-Chief of the New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Lieberman’s research has focused on the neurobiology and treatment of schizophrenia and related psychotic disorders and led to the transformative mental healthcare strategy for the early detection and prevention of schizophrenia. With a career dedicated to the study and treatment of mental illness, his talks break down the barrier and stigma of mental health and explore its importance on today’s business and society. A passionate advocate for mental health research and policy, Dr. Lieberman also highlights how current events like the COVID-19 pandemic will impact our lives at global scale – providing audiences with strategies to cope and plan for what’s next.