Cenk Tek, MD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry; Director, Psychosis Program, CMHC

Research Interests

Memory; Obesity; Psychiatry; Schizophrenia; Diseases; Psychiatry and Psychology; Health Care

Research Organizations

Psychiatry: Connecticut Mental Health Center | Neuroscience Research Training Program (NRTP) | Psychosis Program at Yale | Specialized Treatment for Early Psychosis (STEP) Program

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

Our lab can accommodate limited number of students for small projects on cognition in schizophrenia or cross-sectional case control studies in clinical subjects in relevance to schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders. We are also interested in human reward mechanisms and appetite regulation, and can support small student projects in these areas.

Specialized Terms: Schizophrenia; Psycho-pharmacology; Cognitive neuroscience; Translational neuroscience; Working memory; Cognitive impairment in schizophrenia; Medical comorbidities in schizophrenia; Obesity and mental illness; Human reward mechanisms and appetite regulation

Selected Publications

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Contact Info

Cenk Tek, MD
Office Location
Connecticut Mental Health Center
34 Park Street, Ste Rm. 267E

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
Psychosis Program34 Park St.
CMHC

New Haven, CT 06519