Expert Q&A Presentations

Schizophrenia


Presentations


Speakers

  • Abigail L. Donovan, MD

    Abigail L. Donovan, MD

    Abigail L. Donovan, MD

    Director, MGH First Episode and Early Psychosis Program

    Abigail Donovan, MD, is an associate psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and assistant professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School in Boston. She is also the director of the First Episode and Early Psychosis Program and associate director of the Acute Psychiatry Service at MGH. Dr Donovan’s interests include the early diagnosis and treatment of schizophrenia in adolescents, as well as systems issues and quality of care improvement in acute psychiatry. She is the co-author of a book on child emergency psychiatry, and has been published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, amongst others. She earned her medical degree from the Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut.
  • Oliver Freudenreich, MD, FAPM

    Oliver Freudenreich, MD, FAPM

    Oliver Freudenreich, MD, FAPM

    Co-Director, MGH Schizophrenia Clinical and Research Program

    Oliver Freudenreich, MD, FAPM, is an associate professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and a psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in Boston. He is co-director of the MGH Schizophrenia Clinical and Research Program and directs the MGH Fellowship in Public and Community Psychiatry. His academic interests include optimal psychopharmacological treatment for schizophrenia, early course schizophrenia, the role of medical morbidity in schizophrenia, the integration of medicine and psychiatry, and treatment adherence. Dr Freudenreich serves a deputy editor for the journal, Psychosomatics, is published extensively in numerous journals, and has authored a handbook on psychotic disorders. He received his medical degree from the University of Heidelberg in Germany.