Yale Department of Psychiatry Activity Map : Japan

Ronald Duman

Elizabeth Mears and House Jameson Professor of Psychiatry and Professor of Neurobiology
Director, Abraham Ribicoff Research Facilities

Japan (2008)

Molecular Mechanisms of Stress & Antidepressants
Ronald Duman is collaborating with a number of Japanese researchers to study the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying the actions of stress and antidepressants.

Robert White

Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

Japan (2008)

Arterial and Venous Diseases
Professor White, together with Dr. Osuga Keigo and Professor Hironobu Nakamura of the University of Osaka, works on the development of new techniques for the non-surgical treatment of arterial and venous diseases.

Japan (2008)

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia
Professor White, in collaboration with Professor Takanobu Shioya of the Akita University Center, works with a pulmonary doctor and an interventional radiologist on patients with Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia.

Japan (2008)

Interdisciplinary Partnership for Vascular Research
Dr. White sponsors one student each from Akita University and the University of Osaka to study with Yale clinicians. This interdisciplinary partnership has resulted in papers published on vascular malformations and on new image guided approaches to treatment of vascular malformations.