Yale Department of Psychiatry Activity Map : Thailand

Marek Chawarski

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Thailand (2008)

Prevention of HIV Infection among Opiate Dependent Injectors - Phase III Randomized Controlled Trial to Evaluate the Efficacy of buprenorphine/naloxone drug treatment in p
The purpose of the study is to determine the efficacy of a drug treatment intervention (buprenorphine/naloxone) in the prevention of HIV transmission among opiate dependent injectors by reducing drug use and associated risk behaviors. URL: http://www.hptn.org/research_studies/hptn058.asp

Joel Gelernter

Foundations Fund Professor of Psychiatry and Professor of Genetics and of Neurobiology
Director, Division of Human Genetics (Psychiatry)

Thailand (2010)

Thailand, Illicit drugs
Thai-US Drug Dependence Genetics Research Training Grant

Bangkok, Thailand (2009)

Drug dependence genetics
Training program

Chiang Mai, Thailand

Opioid dependence genetics
Research project

Robert Malison

Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Clinical Neuroscience Research Unit (CNRU)
Director, Neuroscience Research Training Program
Chief, Cocaine Research Clinic

Bangkok, Thailand (2006)

Genetic Study of Opiate Dependence in a Hmong (Thai) Isolate
Genetic Study of Opiate Dependence in a Hmong (Thai) Isolate

Carla Marienfeld

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Thailand (2008)

Yale Global Mental Health Program - Resident Mentored Projects
Places were residents participating in the Yale Global Mental Health Program have done mentored projects.

Robert White

Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

Thailand (2008)

Interventional Radiology
Dr. White works with colleagues at Chiang Mai University, Bangkok, Mahidol Univeristy, and Prince Songkla University to train interventional radiologists and introduce the concept of physician extenders (i.e. physician associates and nurse practitioners).