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Sarah Lee Kessler receives Emmy nomination for Healthbeat Segment on Postpartum Depression

“Healthbeat with Sara Lee Kessler,” a TV interview program that examines critical public health issues, has been honored with a Mid-Atlantic Emmy nomination for its host, veteran broadcast journalist, Sara Lee Kessler. The nomination is for the pilot in the … Continue reading

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Dr. Katherine Wisner recipient of 2011 Women in Science Award from the American Medical Women’s Association!

Research Pioneer Honored for Work in Postpartum Depression Psychiatrist Katherine L. Wisner Receives 2011 Women in Science Award! I am delighted to repost this wonderful news about an outstanding researcher who has mightily contributed to our knowledge base about effective … Continue reading

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PSI Hosts Annual Conference this Week

PSI hosts annual conference in LA this week! Continue reading

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Historic Texas bill proposes jail time limits for infanticide caused by postpartum psychosis

Representative Jessica Farrar (D-TX) has introduced a new bill to the Texas Legislature which could limit jail time for mothers who commit infanticide while suffering from postpartum psychosis. While adoption of this historic bill would not replace or affect the … Continue reading

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