Where Have All the Patients Gone? Examining the Psychiatric Bed Shortage

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 10:00am
2123 Rayburn
Background Documents and Information: 
Witnesses: 

Lisa Ashley

Dr. Jeffrey L. Geller, M.D., M.P.H., 

Dr. Jon Mark Hirshon, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D., FACEP

  • Task Force Chair
  • 2014 American College of Emergency Physicians National Report Card on Emergency Care
  • Associate Professor Department of Emergency Medicine
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Witness Testimony (Truth in Testimony and CV)

Michael C. Biasotti

  • Chief of Police
  • Immediate Past President of New York State 
  • Association of Chiefs of Police
  • Parent of a daughter with serious mental illness
  • New Windsor, NY
  • Witness Testimony (Truth in Testimony and CV)

Thomas J. Dart

Steve Leifman

Gunther Stern

Hakeem Rahim Ed.M., M.A.
Dr. LaMarr D. Edgerson, Psy.D., LMFT, NBCCH
Arthur C. Evans Jr., Ph.D.
Congress: