Academic Psychiatry

, Volume 35, Issue 4, pp 268–269 | Cite as

Use of Telepsychiatry to Train Medical Students in Developmental Disabilities

  • Miriam Jacobson
  • Roxy Szeftel
  • Heidi Sulman-Smith
  • Stephen Mandelbaum
  • Moises Vargas
  • Waguih Ishak
Departments Letters to the Editor

Keywords

Medical Student Cerebral Palsy Developmental Disability Academic Psychiatry Developmental Disability 

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Copyright information

© Academic Psychiatry 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Miriam Jacobson
    • 1
  • Roxy Szeftel
    • 1
  • Heidi Sulman-Smith
    • 1
  • Stephen Mandelbaum
    • 1
  • Moises Vargas
    • 1
  • Waguih Ishak
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of PsychiatryCedars-Sinai Medical CenterLos Angeles

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