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Kathleen Ries Merikangas

Kathleen Ries Merikangas

    PhD
Chief, Investigator | Bethesda, Maryland    United States of America
Genetics
Genetics, Genetic Epidemiology,...More
Spoken at 2 events

Biography :

Dr. Kathleen Ries Merikangas is Senior Investigator and Chief of the Genetic Epidemiology Research Branch in the Intramural Research Program at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). Dr. Merikangas received a bachelor's degree summa cum laude in experimental psychology and music from the University of Notre Dame. She received clinical training through an NIAAA-sponsored master's program and internship at the Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, where she continued to conduct clinical research on the Affective Disorders Clinical Research Unit while she pursued a Ph.D. in chronic disease epidemiology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health.

Through a Career Development Award from the NIMH, she completed postdoctoral training in population genetics/genetic epidemiology at the Yale University School of Medicine, where she joined the faculty and ultimately became a Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, Psychiatry and Psychology and the Director of the Genetic Epidemiology Research Unit in the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health.

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Specialties

Genetics

Interested Topics

Genetics, Genetic Epidemiology, Public Health, Psychiatry, Psychology, Mental Disorders, Familial Mechanisms, Psychiatric Disorders, Cardiovascular Disease, Anxiety Disorders, Medical Disorders, Chronic Disease, Clinical Research, Clinical Trials

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English

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