(Hartford, Conn. September 25, 2012)
– Nayyara Malik, M.D., of Farmington, a
specialist in Psychiatry, has joined the medical staff at Saint
and Medical Center.
Dr. Malik received her medical
degree from Dow Medical College and the University of Karachi in Pakistan. She
completed her residency in psychiatry at Nassau
Center in New
York, and her fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at the
University of Connecticut Health Center in Farmington,
At Saint Francis, Dr. Malik is a
practicing member of the Saint Francis Behavioral Health Group.
Saint Francis Care is an integrated healthcare
delivery system established by Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, an
anchor institution in north central Connecticut since 1897. Licensed for 617 beds and 65 bassinets, it is
a major teaching hospital and the largest Catholic hospital in New England. Other
major entities of Saint Francis Care
include The Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital, the Connecticut Joint
Replacement Institute, the Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute of Connecticut,
the Saint Francis/Mount Sinai Regional Cancer Center, and the Joyce D. and Andrew J.
for Comprehensive Multiple Sclerosis Care and Neuroscience Research. Its services are supported by a network of
five major Access
Centers and eight
additional medical office centers sited throughout the region. For more information, visit www.stfranciscare.com.