Psychiatric and addiction consultant honored for service

June 7, 2012

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology recently honored Edward A. Jouney, D.O., a clinical instructor with the Department of Psychiatry, with its “2011-2012 Outstanding Consultant Award.”  Jouney earned the award for his consultative services to the OB/Gyn department, where he provides clinical care to pregnant women with drug addiction in a high-risk clinic named “Partnering for the Future.”  Women in  this clinic receive obstetrical care as well as psychiatric and addiction services in the same visit. Jouney also provides inpatient consults on the Labor and Delivery service, and frequently sees patients in OB triage.  

The award was presented at the OB/Gyn Grand Rounds on Thursday, May 31.