Scott W Woods, MD

Professor of Psychiatry

Research Interests

Psychotic Disorders

Research Organizations

NIMH Research Training Program in Childhood-onset Neuropsychiatric Disorders

Psychiatry: Connecticut Mental Health Center | PRIME Psychosis Prodrome Research Clinic | Specialized Treatment for Early Psychosis (STEP) Program

Research Summary

Dr. Woods conducts studies aiming to improve prediction of which prodromal adolescents and young adults will progress to frank psychosis and which will remit. He also conducts studies aiming to improve the treatment of current symptoms and to prevent progression.

Extensive Research Description

Predictors and Mechanisms of Conversion to Psychosis (MH082022)
Aspirin vs placebo for the psychosis prodrome
D-serine for the psychosis prodrome (MH074356)

Dutetrabenzine for tardive dyskinesia
Huperzine for cognitive enhancement in schizophrenia (MH083436)

Selected Publications

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Contact Info

Scott W Woods, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale PsychiatryConnecticut Mental Health Center
34 Park Street

New Haven, CT 06519
Mailing Address
Department of Psychiatry300 George St
New Haven, CT 06511-

Curriculum Vitae

PRIME Psychosis Prodrome Research Clinic