Hilary Blumberg MD

John and Hope Furth Professor of Psychiatry and Professor in the Child Study Center and of Diagnostic Radiology; Director, Mood Disorders Research Program

Departments & Organizations

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Neuroscience

Yale Medical Group

LCME Medical Students Subcommittee

Office of Student ResearchChild Study Center: NIMH Research Training Program in Childhood-onset Neuropsychiatric Disorders; Albert J. Solnit Integrated Training | Diagnostic Radiology | Psychiatry: Yale Mood Disorders Research Program; Psychotherapy Development Center; Stress & Addiction Clinical Research Program; Women's Behavioral Health Research, Division of

Research Interests

Adolescence; Bipolar Disorder; Brain; Depression; Development; Diffusion Tensor Imaging; Emotion; Endophenotype; Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Mania; Manic Depressive Disorder; Neuropsychiatry; Neuroscience; Women

Clinical Interests

Bipolar disorder, depression, adults, adolescents


  • M.D., Cornell University Medical College , 1990

Selected Publication

  • Wang F, Kalmar JH, Chepenik LG, Womer F, Pittman B, Gueorguieva R, Blumberg HP. Olfactocentric paralimbic cortex in adolescent bipolar disorder, Brain, 2011, 134:2005-12

Latest Honor and Recognition

  • Fellow(2009) , American Psychiatric Association