René Kahn – What Does PsychU Mean To You?

During this interview, René Kahn explains what PsychU means to him and how psychiatrists can learn and interact with each other.

René Kahn, MD, PhD, is a Schizophrenia Section Advisor for PsychU and Esther and Joseph Klingenstein Professor and System Chair for the Department of Psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Kahn has published over 800 research papers, and in 2015 and 2016 was named Thomson Reuters’s highly cited researcher, an award representing some of the world’s most influential scientific minds.

Paul Duck is a Senior Associate at OPEN MINDS. Previously, Mr. Duck has served in roles such as Vice President, Strategy & Development for Beacon Health Options, the Vice President of Business Development for Netsmart Technologies, Chief Executive Officer for Coastal Orthopedics, and Chief Executive Officer of Florida Radiology Imaging (FRi). Mr. Duck earned his Bachelor of Arts in Business Management from Case Western Reserve University and his Associate of Arts in Electronic Engineering Technology from the Electronic Technology Institute.

René Kahn is a paid employee of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.


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