Hilary Blumberg MD

John and Hope Furth Professor of Psychiatry and Professor in the Child Study Center and of Diagnostic Radiology; Director, Mood Disorders Research Program

Departments & Organizations

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Neuroscience

Yale Medical Group

LCME Medical Students SubcommitteeChild Study Center: NIMH Research Training Program in Childhood-onset Neuropsychiatric Disorders | Diagnostic Radiology | Psychiatry: Yale Mood Disorders Research Program; Psychotherapy Development Center; Stress & Addiction Clinical Research Program; Women's Behavioral Health Research, Division of

Research Interests

Adolescence; Bipolar Disorder; Brain; Depression; Development; Diffusion Tensor Imaging; Emotion; Endophenotype; Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Mania; Manic Depressive Disorder; Neuropsychiatry; Neuroscience; Women more...


  • M.D., Cornell University Medical College, 1990

Selected Publications

  • Wang F, Kalmar JH, Chepenik LG, Womer F, Pittman B, Gueorguieva R, Blumberg HP. Olfactocentric paralimbic cortex in adolescent bipolar disorder, Brain, 2011, 134:2005-12
  • Wang F, He Y, Jackowski M, Kalmar JH, Chepenik LG, Tie K, Gong G, Shah MP, Jones M, Uderman J, Constable RT, Blumberg HP. Structural and functional connectivity between the perigenual anterior cingulate and amygdala in bipolar disorder. Biological Psychiatry 2009, 66: 516-521.
  • Shah MP, Wang F, Kalmar JH, Chepenik LG, Tie K, Jones MM, Constable RT, Gelernter J, Blumberg HP. Role of genetic variation in the serotonin transporter in trait disturbances in the ventral anterior cingulate in bipolar disorder. Neuropsychopharmacology 2009, 34:1301-10.



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