Research Methods in Psychiatry, 3rd ed

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There is a serious concern in academic psychiatry that fewer psychiatrists are choosing careers in research. This has been explained by a number of factors including the reality that many psychiatry residents in the United States have accumulated substantial debts at the time that they are ready to make critical decisions about their career direction. Salaries from research fellowships may be substantially less than those in private practice or other clinical positions.

J Clin Psychiatry 2009;70(1):145