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Phyllis Harrison-Ross, Mental Health Pioneer, Dies at 80

January 25, 2017
deceased: professor emeritus of psychiatry and behavioral sciences
deceased: professor emeritus of psychiatry and behavioral sciences

Mental health pioneer Phyllis Harrison-Ross, M.D., professor emeritus of psychiatry and behavioral health services at NYMC School of Medicine, passes away at the age of 80. Dr. Harrison-Ross was a ubiquitous presence in the mental health field in New York and nationally for more than 35 years. She was an early leader in designing rehabilitation and therapy for children with a combination of severe developmental, emotional and physical disabilities.

Faculty Emeritus: Phyllis Harrison-Ross, M.D., professor emeritus of psychiatry and behavioral sciences

Source: The New York Times