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March 27, 2019 | 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Category: Grand Rounds
Location: VA Medical Center | Map
4646 John R
Detroit, MI 48201
Cost: Free

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences


Date: Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Time: 1-2pm

Venue: John D. Dingell VAMC Auditorium (Lower Level)

4646 John R, Detroit, MI 48201



Natalie Sadik, M.D.


General Psychiatry Residency Program

Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences

Wayne State University School of Medicine



"County Jail - Americas New Psychiatric Hospitals?"



1.  Review the rights of immates, the obligations of a correctional health care provider, and legal cases that have defined the role of medical and psychiatric care.

2.  Identify acute mental health problems that exist in the correctional population.

3.  Recognize immates at increased rate of suicide as well as strategies to prevent suicide attempts and self-injurious behavior.

4.  Define the roles of physicians, nursing staff, and security personnel in mental health treatment in the jail setting.

For more information about this event, please contact Michelle Trevithick at 313.577.5283 or