Utah Psychiatrist Joel Hanson, hired by Ascendant Behavioral Health’s Comprehensive Treatment Center after pleading guilty to privacy and witness tampering

ABC4 Psychiatrist at new substance clinic has addiction and recovery in his own past Dr. Joel Hanson pleaded guilty to privacy and witness tampering charges in 2000 By Rick Aaron March 19, 2019 TAYLORSVILLE (ABC4 News) – The owners of a new addiction recovery clinic hope to help in battle against Utah’s opioid crisis and […]

Mani Pavuluri, Illinois Psychiatrist, “clinical trial on lithium had gone off track”; “put vulnerable children at risk”

The Chronicle of Higher Education U. of Illinois at Chicago Missed Warning Signs of Research Going Awry, Letters Show By Jodi S. Cohen March 20, 2019 For a year, the University of Illinois at Chicago has played down its shortcomings in overseeing the work of a prominent child psychiatrist who violated research protocols and put […]

Psychiatrist John Wisner

Kansas City Star Defrocked KCK priest no longer holds active medical license in Kansas or Missouri By Judy L. Thomas March 18, 2019 A priest of the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas defrocked last year over what church leaders said were credible allegations of sexual abuse of minors is no longer licensed to practice […]

Psychiatrist Radovan Karadzic, Bosnia Wartime Leader, Convicted of Genocide for Massacre

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Hague Court Set To Rule On Bosnian Serb Wartime Leader Karadzic’s Appeal March 18, 2019 A ruling is expected on March 20 on former Bosnian Serb wartime leader Radovan Karadzic’s appeal against his conviction in The Hague for genocide and other atrocities during the Balkan wars of the 1990s. Along with […]

Bassam Awwa, New London psychiatrist, agrees to pay $3.3 million settlement to feds for overbilling drug tests

The Day New London psychiatrist to pay $3.3 million for overbilling of urine drug screen tests March 15, 2019 By Karen Florin New London area psychiatrist Dr. Bassam Awwa, and his medical practice, Connecticut Behavioral Health Associates, have agreed to pay a $3.3 million settlement to the federal and state governments for overbilling Medicare and […]

Prabakar Rajan Thomas, Melbourne Psychiatrist, to be sentenced next month – sexual assault on patient

The Age Melbourne psychiatrist sexually assaulted vulnerable patient By Karen Sweeney March 15, 2019 A Melbourne psychiatrist who sexually assaulted a vulnerable long-term patient has been slammed for the “absolutely catastrophic” impact of his abuse of power. Prabakar Rajan Thomas, 69, pleaded guilty to a charge of sexual assault on Friday, more than three years […]

Psychiatrist Radovan Karadzic could be jailed for life when war crimes court delivers verdict next week

Balkan Insight Radovan Karadzic: Psychiatrist-Poet Who Led Bosnian Serbs to War Radovan Karadzic, the Bosnian Serbs’ wartime president, spent years on the run before he was caught and tried, and could now be jailed for the rest of his life when the Hague war crimes court delivers its final verdict next week. March 14, 2019 […]

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Fox10 Medical board launches investigation after teen’s skin ‘melts’ off in severe reaction to medication By Bill Melugin March 12, 2019 LOS ANGELES, Calif. (FOX 11) – The Medical Board of California has launched an investigation after a FOX 11 report detailed the story of a local teenager whose skin ‘melted’ off in a severe […]

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