L. Citrome is the Director of the 24-bed inpatient Clinical Research and Evaluation Facility at the Nathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research in Orangeburg, NY, USA and Professor of psychiatry at the New York University School of Medicine. He is a 1983 graduate of the Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, and in 1987 he completed a residency and chief residency in psychiatry at the New York University School of Medicine. After serving as the Clinical Director of Middletown Psychiatric Center, Dr. Citrome joined the Nathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research in 1994. He received an M.S. degree in public health from the School of Public Health, Columbia University in 1996. Dr. Citrome is involved as principal investigator, coinvestigator, and collaborator on a number of ongoing projects centering on psychopharmacologic approaches to schizophrenia, including new and novel medications, management of treatment refractory schizophrenia, and the management of aggressive and violent behavior. He is also an Active Member of the Medication Utilization and Outcomes Research Program that focuses on the practice of psychiatry within the 16 hospitals operated by the New York State Office of Mental Health. He is the author or coauthor of over 250 research reports, reviews, and abstracts in the scientific literature and has lectured extensively throughout the USA, Canada, Europe, and Asia. He is the Section Editor for psychiatry for the International Journal of Clinical Practice, has served as a Guest Editor for special issues of Psychiatric Annals and the Journal of Psychopharmacology, and is a peer reviewer for over 25 journals.
Biography Updated on 29 December 2010