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Neurological and Neuropsychiatric Disorders

Disorders of the nervous system have a devastating effect on the lives of those who are afflicted and represent a major burden to society. Advances in the prevention and treatment of brain disorders require the coordinated efforts of basic science and clinical investigators with a broad range of expertise, from the cellular and molecular aspects of neuronal function to the analysis of cognitive and behavioral performance. DIBS investigators work side by side in multidisciplinary teams that are focused on exploring the neural basis for a particular brain disorder and developing more effective treatment strategies.

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Photo of Allison Ashley-Koch

Allison Ashley-Koch, Ph.D.

Medicine, Division of Medical Genetics, School of Medicine

Photo of Nicole Calakos

Nicole Calakos, M.D., Ph.D.

Neurology, School of Medicine

Photo of Marc G. Caron

Marc G. Caron, Ph.D.

Cell Biology, School of Medicine

Photo of Richard Keefe

Richard Keefe, Ph.D.

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Division of Medical Psychology, School of Medicine

Photo of John March

John March, M.D., M.P.H.

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, School of Medicine

Photo of Mohamad Mikati

Mohamad Mikati, M.D.

Pediatrics, School of Medicine

Photo of Kathleen Welsh-Bohmer

Kathleen Welsh-Bohmer, Ph.D.

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine

Photo of Keith Whitfield

Keith Whitfield, Ph.D.

Psychology & Neuroscience, Arts & Sciences