Neurobiology of Disease


  May 5 - Schizophrenia (Clinical Demonstration)

William Wilson, M.D.

This sesssion will include an interview with a patient led by a psychatrist. This will be followed by the documentary movie, Out of the Shadow, concerning a patient with schizophrenia, in this case the mother of filmmaker Susan Smiley.

This link provides access to the Pulitzer Prize-winning series in the Oregonian about the Oregon State Hospital. It is a chilling summary of how people were treated then and now.