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Award-winning psychiatrist slams bed shortage

 A Melbourne psychiatrist recently appointed Officer of the Order of Australia has blamed “overzealous and unrealised claims” about preventive mental health for low psychiatric bed numbers.

Professor David Copolov AO (pictured), Pro Vice-Chancellor of Major Campuses and Student Engagement at Monash University, received the award for distinguished service to tertiary education administration, psychiatry, mental health