Behavioral pharmacology; Endocrinology; Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism; Neurobiology; Psychiatry
My research is broadly concerned with studies of the biology of affective disorders and the development of biological markers and clinical laboratory tests for major depressive disorder. Hormonal modulation of brain and behavior with the emphasis on gonadal hormones and the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal system neurotransmitter and their metabolites.
Recent focus has been on Stress and Resilience and the comprehensive Interdisciplinary approach to Well-being. We collaborate with colleagues in over half a dozen countries under the aegis of the world Psychiatric association (WPA) Sections of Interdisciplinary Collaboration (I am the founding chair) and Urban Mental Health.
Research and Educational projects are pursued with 2 groups of Early-career Psychiatrists:At the WPA and the EPA, the emphasis is on development of Leadership and Managementskills.
Behavioral pharmacology, Endocrinology, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Neurobiology, Psychiatry
This UBMD physician is also a member of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo, teaching the next generation of doctors and researching to advance care in WNY and beyond. Learn more about this physician's research and teaching activities, as well as view credentials, publications, professional involvement and more below.