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Preventing Schizophrenia – 'Thinking the Unthinkable'

John J. McGrath, M.D., Ph.D., of the University of Queensland and Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research received the BBRF Lieber Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Schizophrenia Research and presented at the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation 2019 International Mental Health Research Symposium in New York City. View all of the presentations: https://www.bbrfoundation.org/symposium-videos Learn more… Read More »

Changing the Way the World Thinks About Eating Disorders

Each month The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation hosts a Meet the Scientist Webinar featuring a researcher discussing the latest findings related to mental illness. In December, 2019, the Foundation featured Dr. Cynthia Bulik of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Description: Genetic research has encouraged us to think not only about the… Read More »

Ketamine: Imagining New Ways to Treat Depression

John H. Krystal, M.D., of Yale University received the BBRF Colvin Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Mood Disorders Research and presented at the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation 2019 International Mental Health Research Symposium in New York City. View all of the presentations: https://www.bbrfoundation.org/symposium-videos Learn more about the BBRF International Mental Health Research Symposium: https://www.bbrfoundation.org/symposium… Read More »

Early Life Determinants of Schizophrenia & Other Psychiatric Disorders

Alan S. Brown, M.D., M.P.H., of Columbia University Irving Medical Center and the New York State Psychiatric Institute received the BBRF Lieber Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Schizophrenia Research and presented at the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation 2019 International Mental Health Research Symposium in New York City. View all of the presentations: https://www.bbrfoundation.org/symposium-videos Learn… Read More »

Resilient Brains: Adaptive Brain Mechanisms in Bipolar Disorder

Sophia Frangou, M.D., Ph.D., F.R.C.Psych of the University of British Columbia and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai received the BBRF Colvin Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Mood Disorders Research and presented at the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation 2019 International Mental Health Research Symposium in New York City. View all of the… Read More »

Choline: A New Prenatal Supplement to Improve a Child’s Mental Health

Each month The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation hosts a Meet the Scientist Webinar featuring a researcher discussing the latest findings related to mental illness. In September, 2019, the Foundation featured Dr. M. Camille Hoffman of the National Institute of Mental Health. Description: Dr. Hoffman’s research into the fetal origins of mental illness, including schizophrenia,… Read More »

Searching for Biomarkers of Stress Related Mental Illness and Suicidality

Each month The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation hosts a Meet the Scientist Webinar featuring a researcher discussing the latest findings related to mental illness. In July, 2019, the Foundation featured Dr. Lynnette A. Averill of Yale University. Description: Suicidal ideation and suicide attempts are important precursors to death by suicide. They occur much more… Read More »

“Pharmacotherapy of PTSD” Webinar with Dr. John Krystal

In November 2013, John Krystal, M.D., of Yale University School of Medicine presented the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Meet the Scientist Webinar in honor of Veteran’s Day about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). http://bbrfoundation.org/webinar Source: Youtube

Dr. Krystal – What Would ‘Recovery’ from PTSD Look Like?

http://bbrfoundation.org http://www.facebook.com/bbrfoundation Tweets by BBRFoundation Dr. John Krystal, Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Scientific Council Member, Editor of Biological Psychiatry, NARSAD Independent and Distinguished Investigator Grantee, Chair, Department of Psychiatry at Yale and Chief of Psychiatry at Yale-New Haven Hospital sat down with the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (formerly NARSAD) to discuss post-traumatic stress… Read More »

Dr. Krystal – What Are the Challenges of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)?

http://bbrfoundation.org http://www.facebook.com/bbrfoundation Tweets by BBRFoundation Dr. John Krystal, Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Scientific Council Member, Editor of Biological Psychiatry, NARSAD Independent and Distinguished Investigator Grantee, Chair, Department of Psychiatry at Yale and Chief of Psychiatry at Yale-New Haven Hospital sat down with the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (formerly NARSAD) to discuss post-traumatic stress… Read More »