Diseases and Disorders We Study

Psychiatric Disorders and Addiction

The following NMHI members and colleagues study psychiatric disorders and addiction. To email an NMHI member, select the researcher's name.


Name

Department Or Division

Research Interests

Katherine Aitchison

Psychiatry

Investigating psychotic illness

Glen Baker

Psychiatry

Mechanisms of action and metabolism of antidepressant/antipanic and neuroprotective drugs

Christian Beaulieu

Biomedical Engineering

Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Neurological Disorders

Ibolja Cernak

Rehabilitation Medicine

Integative Regulators of Brain Resilience to Military Stressors and Injuries

William F. Colmers

Pharmacology

Neuromodulation in the CNS

Ivor Cribben

Finance and Statistical Analysis

Time series analysis, graphical models and high-dimensional statistical methods with applications to neuroscience data and neuroeconomics 

Serdar Dursun

Psychiatry

Molecular Neuroscience of behavioural and neuroanatomical correlates of psychoses

Andy Greenshaw

Psychiatry

Psychotherapeutic drug action

Kathy Hegadoren

Nursing

Psychological and neuroendocrine factors involved in vulnerability of women to depression and in treatment response to antidepressant therapies

Alan Hudson

Pharmacology

The roles of receptors in the brain that regulate monoamine release and turnover, in relation to mood disorders

Peter Hurd

Psychology

Aggressive behaviour, and the influence of sexual differentiation on brain and behaviour

Tejas Sankar

Neurosurgery

Use of multimodal imaging techniquesto study the impact of brain stimulation on plasticity in the nervous system

Peter Silverstone

Psychiatry

Underlying mechanism of action in bipolar disorder