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Melissa Harbit, MD

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry
Director, Forensic Psychiatry
Assistant Director, Psychiatry Residency Training Program

Specialty Areas

Adult Psychiatry
Forensic Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Psychiatry
Forensic Psychiatry

Referral Information

Not Accepting New Patients

Areas of Clinical Interest

General adult psychiatry, mental health issues in civil litigation, criminal law, and administrative procedures, forensic psychiatry, education of medical students and resident physicians.

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

1 Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: 15340
Floor: 15
Office Phone: (314) 362-2440
Fax: (314) 747-4560

Education

Education

Fellowship: Forensic Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York 2002
Chief Residency: Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2001
Residency: Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2001
Medical Degree: University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 1997
B.S. : Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 1993

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Folie a deux and the courts.
Newman WJ, Harbit MA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law. 2010; 38(3)369-75.

PMID:
    20852223
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Clinicians and product sales representatives: developing a relationship that works.
Harbit MD, Driggers ZS
Ostomy Wound Manage. 2002 Feb; 48(2)30-4.

PMID:
    15382411
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Management of an ileostomy and mucous fistula located in a dehisced wound in a patient with morbid obesity.
Jones EG, Harbit M, Anderson R
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs. 2003 Nov; 30(6)351-6.

PMID:
    14615767
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Computer identification of patients at risk for skin breakdown.
Harbit MD
Clin Nurse Spec. 1996 May; 10(3)125-7; quiz 128-9.

PMID:
    8846452
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Kaposi's sarcoma with elephantiasis associated with AIDS.
Harbit M, Srinivas PB
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs. 1995 Sep; 22(5)223-6.

PMID:
    7550778
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Transcatheter arterial embolization of cerebral arteriovenous malformations.
Willis D, Harbit MD
J Neurosci Nurs. 1990 Oct; 22(5)280-4.

PMID:
    2146333
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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[Gallstones, alternatives to surgery].
Willis DA, Harbit MD, Julius LM
Taehan Kanho. 1990 Jun 28; 29(2)35-7.

PMID:
    2388462
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Gallstones. Alternatives to surgery.
Willis DA, Harbit MD, Julius LM
RN. 1990 Apr; 53(4)44-51.

PMID:
    2320855
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A fatal attraction: cocaine related subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Willis D, Harbit MD
J Neurosci Nurs. 1989 Jun; 21(3)171-4.

PMID:
    2525157
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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