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Genomics-Driven Clinical Research Focused on Adolescent Psychiatric Disorders


An estimated three-quarters of all psychiatric disorders debut prior to or during adolescence. To address this, in October 2021, Mount Sinai established the Jeff and Lisa Blau Adolescent Consultation Center for Resilience and Treatment. The Center will initially focus on schizophrenia, a devastating mental illness that affects 1 percent of the population and has been resistant to breakthroughs in diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.

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