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Latest News from Fernandez Lab

  • Olfson honored by NIMH, ACNP

    Emily Olfson, MD, PhD, a fourth-year resident in the Albert J. Solnit Integrated Training Program, has been awarded the 2019 National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Outstanding Resident Award. Olfson also has been chosen to receive a travel award through the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP).

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  • Study identifies genes related to Tourette’s

    Thomas Fernandez, MD, Assistant Professor in the Child Study Center and of Psychiatry, is the co-author of a paper published in Cell Reports that studied the DNA of children with Tourette syndrome, and their parents. Researchers were able to identify six genes that are likely linked to Tourette syndrome.

    Source: Yale Daily News
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  • Psychiatric disorders share an underlying genetic basis

    Thomas Fernandez, MD, Assistant Professor in the Child Study Center and of Psychiatry, and Christopher Pittenger, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, contributed to a paper published in Science that explores the genetic connections between disorders of the brain at a scale that far eclipses previous work on the subject.

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  • Fernandez appointed to Health and Human Services panel

    Thomas V. Fernandez, MD, Assistant Professor in the Child Study Center and of Psychiatry, has been appointed to serve as a member of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Behavioral Genetics and Epidemiology Study Section, Center for Scientific Review.

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230 South Frontage Road
New Haven, CT 06520

Contact:

Thomas Fernadez, MD
Principal Investigator
Email: thomas.fernandez@yale.edu
Phone: 203-713-3113