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Integrating Psychiatry and Primary Care

Integrating Psychiatry and Primary Care

Series Editors: Bhugra, Dinesh, Riba, Michelle B.

ISSN: 2522-5693

Dinesh Bhugra is an emeritus professor of Mental Health and Cultural Diversity at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience at King’s College London. He became the first ever UK-based psychiatrist to be voted president elect of the World Psychiatric Association (WPA). He is currently president of the WPA (2014 – 2017). Prof. Bhugra is an honorary consultant psychiatrist at the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and is former president of the Royal College of Psychiatrists. His research interests are in cultural psychiatry, sexual dysfunction and service development. He has authored/co-authored over 300 scientific papers, 90 chapters and is the author/co-author/editor/co-editor of 30 books. He is an editor of the International Journal Review of Psychiatry, International of Social Psychiatry and International Journal of Culture and Mental Health, and he is on the editorial board of 17 international journals. 

Michelle B. Riba is clinica
l professor and Associate Director of the University of Michigan Comprehensive Depression Center, and Director of the PsychOncology Program at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center. Currently, she is Secretary for Scientific Publications for the World Psychiatry Association. Dr. Riba’s clinical and research interests include primary care psychiatry, depression and cardiovascular disease, psychoncology, and the role of screening for distress in patients with medical illness. She has served on the editorial board of Psychiatric Services and Cancer News on the Net, Current Psychiatry and has served on the editorial advisory board of the American Psychiatric Press, Inc. She is a reviewer for Psycho-Oncology; Academic Psychiatry; Psychiatric Services; Journal of Psychiatric Practice; and Psychosomatic Medicine; Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. She has co-edited 15 editions of The American Psychiatric Press Review of Psychiatry series. She has co-edited Psychopharmacology and Psychotherapy: A Collaborative Approach; Primary Care Psychiatry; and The Doctor-Patient Relationship in Pharmacotherapy: Improving Treatment Effectiveness and has edited or co-written another 15 books.