John De Figueiredo ScD, MBBS (MD), ScD
Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Residential College Associate Fellow in Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Demoralization; depression; anxiety; epidemiology; geriatrics; cultural psychiatry; consultation-liaison psychiatry; health systems.
Dr. de Figueiredo's research is primarily on emotional problems experienced in the context of stressful situations such as depression, anxiety and demoralization, particularly in patients with medical illnesses.
A related area of research is the study of health care systems and the delivery of mental health services.