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Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

S Nassir Ghaemi

Professor of Psychiatry
nassir ghaemi

S Nassir Ghaemi

Professor of Psychiatry

Office phone: 617-636-5735
Campus: Boston
Office: Pratt 303
BA, History, George Mason University
MA, Philosophy, Tufts University
MPH, Harvard University
MD, Medical College of Virginia
Research synopsis: 

My research focus is on the role antidepressants in the treatment of bipolar disorder.  Other foci of research include methodological issues in psychiatric research (epidemiology), clinical studies of promising mood-stabilizing agents such as atypical antipsychotics and novel anticonvulsants and nosology/phenomenology (defining the bipolar spectrum, screening tools, lack of insight).