TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cybin Inc. (NEO:CYBN) (NYSE American:CYBN) (“Cybin” or the “Company”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on progressing “Psychedelics to Therapeutics™”, today announced it has awarded a grant for the first psychedelic treatment clinic at Lenox Hill Hospital, part of Northwell Health, to serve marginalized and underserved communities on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, New York. The program aims to become one of the first hospital-based clinical sites to offer psychedelic medicine in the United States.
Lenox Hill Hospital is a 450-bed, acute care facility on Manhattan's Upper East Side and the flagship Manhattan hospital of Northwell Health – the largest healthcare system in New York State. Highlights of the program include:
- Founded by Kimia Pourrezaei, DO, and Gregory Mendoza, LCSW-R, of the Lenox Hill Hospital Outpatient Center for Mental Health, the clinical program is dedicated to addressing health inequities by prioritizing care for marginalized and underserved populations;
- The program will increase accessibility by offering treatment with no out of pocket cost for individuals who would otherwise be unable to afford this service;