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Costello, Dawson & Lisanby
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Three faculty members from the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences are among the 37 Duke faculty members featured on the annual Clarivate list of “Most Highly Cited Researchers.”
Annual Report Cover Thumbnail - Duke Center for Autism & Brain Development Annual Report
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
The Duke Center for Autism & Brain Development recently published their 2020 Annual Report.
Pregnant Black woman looking down, holding belly
Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Last month, the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences hosted three events focused on perinatal health and maternal wellness. 
Trans Awareness Week
Friday, November 20, 2020
On Transgender Day of Remembrance, the culmination of Transgender Awareness Week, the Duke University School of Medicine honors and commemorates the lives of the transgender and gender non-binary community lost to deadly violence over the past year. 
Duke Bass Connections-ABC Thrive - 2020 Grant Recipients
Friday, November 13, 2020
All Babies and Children Thrive (ABC Thrive) has awarded seed grants of up to $40,000 to four interdisciplinary teams of Duke faculty.
Growing Above & Beyond Logo; Headshot of Michele Easter; A New Blog Series by Duke Psychiatry's Michele Easter
Friday, November 13, 2020
I am a sociologist whose research is intended to benefit people with mental health or substance use challenges. When I’m not at work, I spend time at my local community garden, growing food, learning about sustainable agriculture, and appreciating the natural world.
P. Murali Doraiswamy
Friday, November 13, 2020
Could the next prescription from your doctor be for an app? A raft of apps in use or under development can now detect or monitor mental and physical disorders autonomously or directly administer therapies.
Graphic Representation of Pandemic Pitfalls
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
The pandemic has left many with habits they’d like to change, from out-of-control snacking to unclear work-life boundaries.
Maggie Sweitzer, Joe McClernon, Alison Adcock, Katie Martucci
Sunday, November 1, 2020
Five interdisciplinary teams, including one led by Maggie Sweitzer, PhD, assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, have received 2020 Research Incubator or Germinator Awards from the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences (DIBS).
Kafui Dzirasa, MD, PhD K. Ranga Rama Krishnan Associate Professor Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Thursday, October 29, 2020
The moment has finally arrived for the United States biomedical research enterprise to directly confront structural racism in scientific funding, according to Duke neuroscientist Kafui Dzirasa, MD, PhD.
Abanish Singh & Redford Williams
Thursday, October 22, 2020
A combination of a gene and daily-life stress contributes to disease risk in both Black and white women, but the stressors are different between the races.
Dr. Simon Davis films Dr. Lysianne Beynel demonstrating the Neurostar device during the virtual course.
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
On October 17-19, 2020, the first-ever Duke Virtual Visiting Fellowship in Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) course was held via the Zoom platform with great success.
Kafui Dzirasa Research Week Presentation Screen Shot - Latent Network Model
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
More than 700 Duke faculty, staff and students attended lectures and the poster session during School of Medicine Research Week 2020, held virtually October 5-8.
Child Silhouette with Colored Sections of Head and Neck. Quote: This study provides evidence that children who develop autism and ADHD are on a different path from the beginning. By Matthew Engelhard, MD, PhD Senior Research Associate
Monday, October 19, 2020
Children who are later diagnosed with autism and/or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder visit doctors and hospitals more often in their first year of life than non-affected children, suggesting a potential new way to identify the conditions early.
Engagement, Equity & Inclusion in Clinical Research
Wednesday, October 7, 2020
On September 17, the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences hosted its first annual Psychiatry Research Day—a half-day departmental symposium, “Leading Clinical Research with Engagement, Equity and Inclusion.” 

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