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Dr. Paula Clayton

Dr. Paula Clayton joined the faculty in 1965 and remained with the Department until 1981 when she left to become the chair of psychiatry at the University of Minnesota. She published pivotal studies on bereavement.  With Drs. George Winokur, Eli Robins, and Theodore Reich, she published the classic book Manic-Depressive Illness in 1969.  Dr. Clayton was director of the inpatient psychiatry unit from 1975 to 1981.