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A three-part series featuring START is running in The Brooklyn Reader, a weekly ezine (online magazine) that covers the greater Brooklyn area.

Part one can be found here:

CHEVY CHASE, MD, NOVEMBER 8, 2013 -The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) applauds the Secretaries of the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services and Treasury for releasing final regulations that implement the Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA). 

Lawrence S. Brown, Jr., MD, MPH, FASAM, chief executive officer of START Treatment & Recovery Centers (formerly Addiction, Research & Treatment Corp.) in Brooklyn, was appointed by Governor Cuomo, and confirmed by the state senate, to membership on both the New York State Public Health and Health Planning (PHHP) and the Behavioral Health Services Advisory (BHSA) Councils.

OASAS Released a health alert for the 2013 to 2014 flu season. Download it via the button below.