The Center for Brain Mind Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital provides a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to the diagnosis and management of patients who have problems with memory, executive functions, attention, language, emotion, or behavior due to disease, injury, or developmental disorders of the central nervous system. Patients recieve the highest standard of neurological, psychiatric, and social work care for the treatment of their conditions.
Recently, the at Brigham and Women's Hospital has created the Center for Brain-Mind Medicine (CBMM), which will exemplify one of the core missions of the Institute which is to foster multidisciplinary approaches to complex clinical and research problems in neurology, psychiatry, and neurosurgery. The Center will oversee the Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology and the newly developed Division of Neuropsychiatry.
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