Archives for June 2010

Already Famous? Nemeroff and His Keynote Bio

Pharmalot By Ed Silverman In August, the Georgia Psychiatric Physicians Association will hold a three-day continuing medical education meeting at the Ponte Vedra Inn & Club in Florida, where the discussions will focus on issues surrounding bipolar disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder, among other things. One of the featured speakers will be Charles Nemeroff, the […]

Psychiatrist Graham Craig has two-year sex romp with a patient almost four decades younger

ChronicleLive Psychiatrist struck off after sex with patient by Coreena Ford June 20, 2010 A PSYCHIATRIST who had a two-year sex romp with a patient almost four decades younger than him has been struck off the medical register, the Sunday Sun can reveal. Dr Graham Craig was 61 when he had the affair with the […]

Psychiatrist Allison Hargrave accused of sexual misconduct

The Daily Advertiser Former Ascension counselor, accused of sexual misconduct, may seek detention hearing Tina Marie Macias A former Ascension Episcopal School counselor accused of enticing a minor to engage in sexual activity waived her right to a detention hearing, but will likely ask for it to be rescheduled soon, her attorney said Thursday. Psychiatrist […]

Psychiatrist Fights Emergency Suspension

Health News Florida Psychiatrist’s suspension set aside By Carol Gentry An appeals court has set aside the Department of Health’s emergency suspension of Miami psychiatrist Steven L. Kaplan, accused of over-prescribing anti-psychotic medication to an autistic child. The boy, Denis Maltez, died in May 2007 at age 12. The medical examiner said he stopped breathing […]

U.S. Senator Probes Florida Psychiatrist and University of Miami

Pharmalot Grassley Probes Nemeroff and University of Miami By Ed Silverman June 8, 2010 The Charles Nemeroff affair encompasses more people all the time. Now, the University of Miami Medical School has become ensnared in the ongoing probe launched by US Senator Chuck Grassley, who investigated Nemeroff as part of an inquiry into undisclosed financial […]