Psychiatrist is suspended for three months for plagiarism

Dyer, Owen
June 2008
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/28/2008, Vol. 336 Issue 7659, p1457
Academic Journal
The article reports that psychiatrist Raj Persaud has been suspended from his practice after revealing he plagiarized statements of colleagues. At a disciplinary hearing of the British General Medical Council (GMC), Persaud admitted plagiarizing statements for use in academic articles and his book "From the Edge of the Couch," but claimed he believed he had attributed the statements properly.


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