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Kyle Kampman, MD, professor of Psychiatry, was interviewed by The Intelligencer of Doylestown about the new implant Probuphine.
Mathias Basner, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Sleep and Chronobiology in Psychiatry, was quoted in U.S. News and World Report on how to mimimize sleep-disturbing sounds.
Anna Rose Childress, PhD, a research professor of Psychology in the department of Psychiatry and a researcher with the Center for Studies on Addiction, was interviewed by Radiolab for a podcast on the growing use of pharmacologics for the treatment of addiction.