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Importance Of Adherence On Individuals With Bipolar Disorder

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Importance Of Adherence On Individuals With Bipolar Disorder

This is a Live Event for PsychU members in Connecticut.

Treatment non-adherence is a dilemma in bipolar disorder and is one of the leading challenges in providing effective treatments for people diagnosed with BP I disorder. During our discussion today, the speaker will discuss and define some of these challenges and provide the latest information on treatment-related determinants of adherence. We will also discuss some of the factors important to adherence.


Craft Kitchen + Bar

93 Mill Plain Rd
Danbury, CT 06811 United States
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(475) 237-4242 View Venue Website



Joseph Goldberg, MD

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Dr. Goldberg currently serves as the Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and serves on the Board of Directors for the American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology. Dr. Goldberg has published over 200 peer-reviewed papers on topics related to the treatment and clinical features of bipolar disorder, as well as three books on bipolar disorder and psychopharmacology.

Jehan Marino, PharmD, BCPP (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison


Yasmin Togun, PhD (OPDC)

Medical Science Liaison

Dr. Yasmin Togun is a CNS Medical Science Liaison at Otsuka, covering Connecticut, Massachusetts. Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine. She is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist with a focus on Pediatric Psychology and Health Service Psychology. Prior to joining Otsuka, she practiced as an Attending Psychologist on the Psychiatry Consultation Liaison Service at Boston Children’s Hospital and a Clinical Instructor of Psychology at Harvard Medical School.

Speaker Joseph Goldberg, MD is a paid consultant for Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc. (OPDC)
Speakers Jehan Marino, PharmD, BCPP and Yasmin Togun, PhD are employees of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc. (OPDC)



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