Yasuhiko, M.D. Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is deeply saddened by the passing of our distinguished colleague, Clinical Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry, Yasuhiko Taketomo, M.D., an exceptional psychiatrist, educator, and leader who was a member of our department for more than 45 years. His principles and wisdom set the highest of standards in the field of psychiatry. He never lost sight of the humanity and dignity of people in his care. He was a well-loved, and highly respected colleague, mentor, and friend. We extend our deepest sympathy to the entire Taketomo family. T. Byram Karasu, M.D. Silverman Professor & the University Chairman Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Albert Einstein College of Medicine
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Published by New York Times on Dec. 4, 2015.