Grand Rounds - September 8, 2023
"Psychosis and Comorbid Substance Use Disorder: Dual Diagnosis"

Speaker: Joseph M. Pierre, MD. Health Sciences Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UCSF School of Medicine.




  1. Identify rates of comorbidity between psychotic disorders like schizophrenia and substance use disorders.
  2. Identify illicit drugs that can cause psychosis.
  3. Describe evidence-based components of dual diagnosis treatment programs.

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