Dr. Lorrin Koran On Medication Treatment of OCD
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 2, Number 8, August 2004
Lorrin M. Koran, M.D.
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Director of the Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Clinic
Stanford University Medical Center
Dr. Koran has disclosed that he has received research grants from Forest Laboratories, Eli Lilly & Co., Pfizer Inc., and AstraZeneca, and is a member of the speakers bureaus of Forest Laboratories and Pfizer Inc.
First of all, Dr. Koran, I can’t resist plugging your marvelous book on OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders in Adults: A Comprehensive Clinical Guide, 1999, Cambridge University Press). It’s readable and chock-full of great information. How did you get into the field of OCD?