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Emergency Medicine Prof. Sandra Schneider on shortage of hospital beds for the mentally ill

Sandra Schneider
Sandra Schneider
Associated Press Nov. 20, 2013

Deeds Case Highlights Need for Mental Health Care

Professor Sandra Schneider from Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine discusses how the stabbing of Virginia State Sen. Creigh Deeds by his troubled son highlights a national shortage of hospital beds for the mentally ill.

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Karla Schuster

Karla Schuster has been assistant vice president of university relations at Hofstra University since October 2009.

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