The Yale Department of Psychiatry is a world leader in psychiatric research. Our faculty is dedicated to developing improved treatments for our patients using the most advanced methods and technologies available.
Collaboration is central to our success, with interdisciplinary and translational teams of basic and clinical scientists working together to rapidly bring breakthroughs from the lab to the clinic (i.e., “bench to bedside”).
Mentorship is a Departmental priority, as we train the next generation of leaders in our field.
Dedication to discovery characterizes our commitment to promoting mental health and the improved understanding, treatment, and prevention of mental illness.
Areas of active research:
- Molecular neurobiology
- Brain imaging
- Health services
- Women's Behavioral Health