Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Psychiatry Research Institute at Montefiore Einstein (PRIME)

The Psychiatry Research Institute of Montefiore Einstein (PRIME) was established in 2017 to provide an infrastructure for a steadily growing research enterprise. Ongoing and projected areas of research include:

  • Basic and translational studies using a variety of state-of-the-science and emerging approaches
  • Clinical trials evaluating promising pharmacological, psychotherapeutic and neurostimulation-based approaches to challenging psychiatric conditions and substance use disorders
  • Neuroimaging in populations with or at risk for mental illness and substance use disorders
  • Bioinformatics research relevant to behavioral health and mental illness
  • Health disparities and multicultural mental health research

PRIME is committed to:

  • Developing an environment that encourages creative, interdisciplinary research that promotes health and wellness and advances understanding and treatment of mental illness and substance use disorders
  • Supporting a broad base of science and scholarship on areas from neural circuits to mental health policy
  • Engaging meaningfully with and contributing to the diverse communities served by Montefiore and Einstein.

 

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Calendar

Monday, April 30, 2018 | 12:00 PM
"Designing the Next Generation of Vaccines for Cytomegalovirus"
Price Center/Block Pavilion, LeFrak Auditorium

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Media Spotlight

ABC News quotes Einstein and Montefiore psychiatrist Dr. Karinn Glover and resident Dr. Italo Brown on why the Black Panther movie offers a possible boost to the mental health of many in the African-American community. (Thursday, Mar 01, 2018)

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