Academic Psychiatry

, Volume 35, Issue 4, pp 270–271 | Cite as

Medical Students as Mentors for Children in a School-Based Mental Health Program: Lessons Learned

  • Justine J. Larson
  • Miriam Stewart
  • Laurel Pellegrino
  • Emily Frosch
Departments Letters to the Editor

Keywords

Medical Student Academic Psychiatry Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry Preclinical Student Johns Hopkins Medical School 

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© Academic Psychiatry 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Justine J. Larson
    • 1
  • Miriam Stewart
    • 1
  • Laurel Pellegrino
    • 1
  • Emily Frosch
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent PsychiatryJohns Hopkins Hospital Johns Hopkins Medical SchoolBaltimore

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