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John M. de Figueiredo

Lecturer in the Department of Psychiatry; Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Psychiatry

Research Summary

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.

Research Interests

Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms; Mental Disorders; Behavioral Disciplines and Activities; Psychological Phenomena