Jorge Almeida, MD, PhD


Fundacao Universitaria do Abc, Brazil

Ph.D., Psychiatry, Universidade de Sao Paulo, 2005

Prior to joining us, Jorge was Assistant Professor, Clinical and Translational Affective Neuroscience Program at the University of Pittsburgh. He investigated neural circuitry dysfunction in mood disorders using a variety of neuroimaging techniques, such as connectivity analysis, pattern recognition analyses, fMRI, arterial spin labeling and DTI. He is the first author on numerous peer-reviewed journal articles. Hot topic presentation at ACNP (2010); SOBP travel award (2009).   

Next Steps: Director, Bipolar Disorder Integrated Practice Unit and Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin.