A Look at Gender Disparity in Schizophrenia Diagnosis
A research paper by Zaim Zibran, a senior at Walton High School, looks into the causes and effects of gender-related delayed or missed diagnosis of schizophrenia in women.Zaim Zibran_The Misdiagnosis of Schizophrenia_A Closer Look at the Gender Disparity in Diagnosis rev2
Zaim Zibran is a senior at Walton High School in Marietta, GA, with recent experience working as a research intern at the James P. Grant School of Public Health in Bangladesh as well as volunteering at a reproductive health clinic in Bangladesh. As he goes to college, he aims to explore different aspects of healthcare science further in college. As a socially inclined individual with a strong passion for science and bettering people’s lives, he felt compelled to bring light to this major schizophrenia diagnostic complication. He is committed to raising mental health awareness and hopes that this article will impact future legislation, diagnostic criteria, and lives.