Psych Matters

Perinatal and Infant Mental Health Update

October 05, 2020 RANZCP
Psych Matters
Perinatal and Infant Mental Health Update
Show Notes

This episode of Psych Matters is the second of three looking at perinatal mental illness.
In this episode, Professor Anne Buist is joined by Professor Megan Galbally, Dr Adaobi Udechuku and Dr Rebecca Hill to discuss the latest research on perinatal mental illness and management challenges including medication for pregnant and lactating women.

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