Academic Psychiatry

, Volume 36, Issue 2, pp 152–153 | Cite as

Teaching Statistical Literacy to Psychiatry Residents: A Pilot Study of Training Directors

  • Mary K. Morreale
  • Richard Balon
  • Cyntha L. Arfken
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Keywords

Academic Psychiatry Statistical Literacy Psychiatry Resident Journal Club Psychiatry Residency 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mary K. Morreale
    • 1
    • 2
  • Richard Balon
    • 1
    • 2
  • Cyntha L. Arfken
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. of PsychiatryUniversity Psychiatric CenterUSA
  2. 2.Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral NeurosciencesWayne State UniversityDetroit

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