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Prof. Rachel Yehuda

Rachel Yehuda psiquiatra Controversias Psiquiatría Barcelona
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, EE.UU.
Ponencia Nuevo desarrollo en el trastorno de estrés postraumático
Fecha Jueves, 3 de Septiembre, 2020
Hora 15:45 a 16:30
Mesa redonda Psicopatología inducida por la violencia


Rachel Yehuda, Ph.D. isa Professor and Vice Chair of Psychiatry, and Professor of Neuroscience at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, USA. She is also the Mental Health Patient Care Center Director at the Bronx Veterans Affairs. She has published several hundred scientific papers and compiled over 10 books examining diverse aspects of traumatic stress, and has studied PTSD and resilience in combat veterans, survivors of genocide, interpersonal violence and terrorism, as well as in animal models. Her work has focused on neuroendocrinology, neuroimaging, genomic and molecular biological studies of trauma, experimental therapeutics (pharmacological and psychotherapy trials), biomarkers, genetic and epigenetic heritability, gender differences, and suicide.