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MaryBeth Lake, MD

Associate Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences


Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box #10
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611

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Child and Adolescent psychiatry; Graduate Medical Education; Undergraduate Medical Education

Description of Interests

MaryBeth Lake, MD, a former chief resident at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic (WPIC) at the University of Pittsburgh, is associate professor and the director of education in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, which is housed at Children’s Memorial Hospital. Prior to joining Northwestern and Children's Memorial in 2000, Dr. Lake worked briefly in the private sector providing inpatient, outpatient and partial hospitalization program services. She is a member of several regional and national professional organizations and was previously a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) Committee for Liaison with Primary Care. Dr. Lake is a co-author of the Concise Guide to Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, as well as other publications. In addition to her focus on graduate medical education, Dr. Lake has a special interest in family therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy.

Professional Education

MD: U Of Iowa (1992)
Board Certification: Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Most Recent Publications

Kaplan JS, Lake M.
Academic Psychiatry. 2008 Sep;32(5):362-365.doi:10.1176/appi.ap.32.5.362.
PMID: 18945974   ISSN: 10429670

Plioplys S, Lake M.
Psychiatric Controversies in Epilepsy. 2008 Jan;43-48.doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-374006-9.00004-7.

Wendel R, Gouze KR, Lake M.
Journal of Marital and Family Therapy. 2005 Oct;31(4):357-370.
PMID: 16294685   ISSN: 0194472X

Kratochvil CJ, Lake M, Pliszka SR, Walkup JT.
Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 2005 May;44(5):499-501.doi:10.1097/01.chi.0000155322.32500.3a.
PMID: 15843773

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