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Feb 12, 2019

Philippe Bourgois, PhD, and Joel Braslow, MD, PhD, of the UCLA Center for Social Medicine, will present Semel Grand Rounds at 11 am, February 12, in the Semel Auditorium, C8-133. 

Dec 15, 2018

David Herzberg, Associate Professor of History, SUNY Buffalo, will present "The Other Drug War:  The History of Addiction to Psychoactive Pharmaceuticals in the US," 


Braslow JT and Messac L.  Medicalization and Demedicalization -- A Gravely Disabled Homeless Man with Psychiatric IllnessNEJM 2018 Nov 15; 379 (20): 1885-1888.  doi: 10.1056/NEJMp1811623
Sarah L. Starks, Paul G. Arns, Howard Padwa, Jack R. Friedman, Jocelyn Marrow, Marcia L. Meldrum, Elizabeth Bromley, Erin Kelly, John S. Brekke and Joel T. Braslow.  “System Transformation under the California Mental Health Services Act:  Implementation of Full Service Partnerships in Los Angeles County.”  Psychiatric Services 2017 June; 68 (6):  587-595.    
Marcia Meldrum, Erin Kelly, Ronald Calderon, John Brekke and Joel Braslow.  Implementation Status of Assisted Outpatient Treatment Programs:  A National Survey.  Psychiatric Services 2016 Jun 1;67(6):630-5. Epub 2016 Feb 1.