Pieter Joost Van Wattum, MD, MA

Associate Clinical Professor in the Child Study Center and of Psychiatry

Research Interests

Research Summary

My research includes assessment of the need for prescription medications in children and adolescents with mental health problems, including possible over prescribing, multiple medications at once, reduction of (over) prescribing, as well as the costs to patients and society associated with inappropriate or unnecessary prescribing.

Extensive Research Description


Polypharmacy reduction in children and adolescents with mental health problems,

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Contact Info

Pieter Joost Van Wattum, MD, MA
Mailing Address
Clifford Beers Guidance Clinic93 Edwards Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Curriculum Vitae