Affective:

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J. Alexander Bodkin, MD

Director, Clinical Psychopharmacology Research Program, McLean Hospital
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Clinical Psychopharmacology Research Program

Clinical trials in depression, anxiety, and insomnia; measurement of mood and cognition

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Bruce Cohen, M.D., Ph.D.

Robertson-Steele Professor of Psychiatry, HMS; Psychiatrist and Director of the Program for Neuropsychiatric Research

Shervert H. Frazier Research Institute

Molecular, cellular, animal models of mood and psychotic disorders

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Lee S. Cohen, MD

Edmund N. and Carroll M. Carpenter Associate Professor of Psychiatry, HMS

MGH Center for Women's Mental Health Across the Life Cycle

mood disorders in the perinatal period

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Darin Dougherty, M.D.

Director of Medical Education, MGH Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Institute; Associate Professor of Psychiatry, HMS

MGH, Division of Neurotherapeutics

surgical and/or device-related treatments for psychiatric illness, including electroconvulsive therapy, vagus nerve stimulation, transcranial magnetic stimulation, ablative Iimbic system surgery and deep brain stimulation

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Maurizio Fava, MD

Senior Mentor

Director, Depression Clinical and Research Program, MGH
Slater Family Professor of Psychiatry, HMS
Executive Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry, MGH
Executive Director, Clinical Trials Network and Institute, MGH

Depression Clinical & Research Program

Neuropsychopharmacology

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Lisa Feldman-Barrett, PhD

Primary Mentor

Lecturer on Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Northeastern University
Research Neuroscientist at Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging
Faculty, Center for Law, Brain & Behavior

Interdisciplinary Affective Science Laboratory

emotion, mind-brain connection, construction of emotion from mental events

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Brent Forester, MD, PhD

Chief, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, McLean Hospital
Director, Geriatric Mood Disorders Research Program, McLean Hospital
Site Director, HMS Psychiatry Core Clerkship, McLean Hospital
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Medical Director, Behavioral Health in Population Health Management, Partners Healthcare

Geriatric Psychiatry Research Program

predictors and moderators of treatment response in older adults with bipolar disorder and depression using brain imaging and neuropsychological evaluation

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Marlene Freeman, MD

Director of Clinical Services, MGH Center for Women's Health
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, MGH

MGH Center for Women's Mental Health

clinical research, clinical trials, perinatal psychiatry, mood disorders in pregnancy and postpartum period, menopause, complementary and alternative treatments for depression in women

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Gregory Fricchione, MD

Director, Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Senior Scientist, MGH Global Psychiatry Unit
Associate Chief, MGH Department of Psychiatry
Director, MGH Division of Psychiatry and Medicine
Director, MGH Division of International Psychiatry;

Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine

Global Psychiatry

global psychiatry, mind body medicine, comorbidity of psychiatric and medical conditions

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James Hudson, MD, ScD, SM

Director, Biological Psychiatry Laboratory, McLean Hospital
Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Biological Psychiatry Laboratory

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Clinical Research Center

genetic epidemiology of eating disorders, mood disorders, fibromyalgia, personality disorders, and substance use disorders. Pharmacologic treatment studies for psychiatric disorders and pain syndromes.

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Jeffrey Huffman, MD

Director, Cardiac Psychiatry Research Program, MGH Division of Psychiatry and Medicine
Medical Director, Inpatient Psychiatry Service, MGH
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, HMS

Cardiac Psychiatry Research Program

depression treatment in cardiac patients

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Hadine Joffe, MD, MSc

Director, Women's Hormone and Aging Research Program, HMS
Director of Research Development, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Director, Division of Women's Mental Health, BWH; Director, Psycho-Oncology Research, Harvard Medical School
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Associate Professor, BWH

MGH Center for Women's Mental Health Across the Lifecylce

menopause-associated insomnia and depression

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Andrew Nierenberg, MD

Thomas P. Hackett, MD, Endowed Chair in Psychiatry, MGH
Director, Bipolar Clinic and Research Program, MGH
Associate Director, Depression Clinical and Research Program, MGH
Director, Clinical Research Support Office, Clinical Research Program, MGH
Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Dauten Family Center for Bipolar Treatment Innovation

Clinical trials in mood disorders, non-linear dynamic modeling

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Dost Öngür, MD, PhD

Chief, Psychotic Disorders Division, McLean Hospital
Director, Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder Research Program
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder program

glial abnormalities in mood disorders; glutamate and GABA-related MRS studies; functional and structural MRI of psychotic disorders

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George Papakostas, MD

Director, Treatment-Resistant Depression Studies, Depression & Clinical Research Program, MGH
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Depression Clinical & Research Program

treatment-resistant depression

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Roy Perlis, MD, MSc

Director, Psychiatry Center for Experimental Drugs and Diagnostics, MGH
Associate Director, Psychiatric Genetics Program in Mood and Anxiety Disorders, MGH
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

MGH Psychiatry Center for Quantitative Health

Patient-derived cellular models of disease using induced pluripotent stem cells; pharmacogenomics and clinical risk stratification; proof-of-concept/first-in-human clinical trials

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Scott L. Rauch, MD

President, Psychiatrist-in-Chief, and Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo Chair of Psychiatry, McLean Hospital
Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Chair of Partners Psychiatry and Mental Health, Partners Healthcare

brain basis of psychiatric disorders, as well as normal cognitive and affective functions. Translation of findings into improved care for individuals with neuropsychiatric disease.

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Jerrold F. Rosenbaum, MD

Chief of Psychiatry, MGH
President & Executive Director, Mood and Anxiety Disorders Institute (MADI), MGH
Stanley Cobb Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Mood and Anxiety Disorders Institute (MADI)

treatment resistant depression, anxiety disorders, genetic and temperamental links to anxiety and mood disorders

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Jordan Smoller, M.D., Sc.D.

Broad/MGH, Dept. of Psychiatry

Professor of Psychiatry, HMS; Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health; Associate Chief for Research, Department of Psychiatry, MGH; Director, Psychiatric Genetics, MGH; Director, Psychiatric and Neurodevelopmental Genetics Unit (PNGU), MGH; Co-Director, Genetics and Genomics Unit Clinical Research Program, MGH; Associate Member, Broad Institute; Senior Scientist, Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research, Broad/MIT

Psychiatric and Neurodevelopmental Genetics Unit

psychiatric and genetic epidemiology, clinical psychiatric research, statistical genetics, linage and association studies, imaging genetics, and pharmacogenetics. Design and conduct of psychiatric genetic studies, including studies of behavioral and neuroimaging intermediate phenotypes.

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Gary Strangman, PhD

Director, Neural Systems Group, MGH
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Neural Systems Group

novel clinical applications of neuroimaging to depression, traumatic brain injury, stroke, and remote environments including spaceflight; near-infrared spectroscopy and magnetic resonance imaging

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Janet Wozniak, MD

Director, Quality and Safety, Department of Psychiatry, MGH; Director, Child and Adolescent Outpatient Service, MGH; Director, Pediatric Bipolar Disorder Clinical and Research Program, MGH; Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Pediatric Psychopharmacology Clinical & Research Program

emotional dysregulation in youth with bipolar disorder, autism spectrum disorder and ADHD