Academic Psychiatry

, Volume 36, Issue 3, pp 237–239 | Cite as

A Student-Run Psychiatry Clinic and Its Use for a Medical-Student Training Experience

  • Marley Ann Doyle
  • Jason P. Caplan
  • William Marcil
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Medical Student Academic Psychiatry Psychiatry Clinic Acad Psychiatry Homeless Population 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marley Ann Doyle
    • 1
    • 2
  • Jason P. Caplan
    • 1
    • 2
  • William Marcil
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Creighton University School of MedicineOmaha
  2. 2.St. Joseph Hospital and Medical CenterPhoenix

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