Residents’ Corner is a forum for residents across the country to discuss challenges they must navigate, such as medical hierarchy and the ever-changing health care landscape.
Techiatry, written by Steven R. Daviss, MD, and James (Jay) H. Shore, MD, MPH, are two leading voices in the use of telepsychiatry. Their column explores ways in which psychiatry can extend its reach and ultimately, transform practice by harnessing technology. Dr. Daviss is president of FUSE Health Strategies, LLC, in Baltimore, and Dr. Shore is with the University of Colorado Denver.
Just as anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating are within the realm of psychiatry, so are overweight and obesity, says Thelissa A. Harris, MD, who writes Weighty Issues. Dr. Harris, who practices in Hartford, Conn., became an American Board of Obesity Medicine diplomate so she could better help her patients manage overweight and obesity issues.