A Neural Circuitry Substrate for Cognitive Dysfunction in Schizophrenia

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A Neural Circuitry Substrate for Cognitive Dysfunction in Schizophrenia

David A. Lewis, MD Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Thomas Detre Professor of Academic Psychiatry and Chair, Department of Psychiatry

The University of Pittsburgh is pleased to announce that it will host the Provost Inaugural and Distinguished Lecture by David Lewis, MD on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 4:00pm in Scaife Hall. We hope you will join us for this special lecture celebrating Dr. Lewis' appointment as Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and the Thomas Detre Professor of Academic Psychiatry. 

A national expert in schizophrenia, Dr. Lewis’ research focuses on the neural circuitry of the prefrontal cortex and related brain regions and the alterations of this circuitry in schizophrenia. He has served as chair of the University of Pittsburgh Department of Psychiatry and Medical Director of the UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital since 2009. 

Details will be posted to this page as planning progresses for this lecture. Due to construction at Scaife Hall, the specific location of the lecture will be determined closer to November 5th.