San Antonio Brain Health Symposium: Mood Disorders

This is UT Health’s second Brain Health Symposium. This year's topic will be focused on mood disorders. The symposium will include lectures from clinicians, basic scientists and patient advocates with expertise in the pathophysiology and treatment of mood disorders.  Download flyer »

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November 22, 2019
UT Health San Antonio –Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute
8403 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229
8:00 am – 4:00 pm.

2019 Brain Health Symposium Guest Speakers

Charles Nemeroff, MD, PhD

My focuse is on the pathophysiology of mood and anxiety disorders with a focus on the role of child abuse and neglect as a major risk factor.

Mary L. Phillips, MD

My professional interest has been Multimodal imaging techniques (fMRI, tDCS); Functional, structural, white matter abnormalities; Biomarkers for risk of psychiatric disorders.

Carlos Zarate Jr, MD

My current research focus is on developing novel medications for treatment-resistant depression and bipolar disorder. His areas of expertise include biological and pharmacological aspects of mood disorders in adults.