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Special Guest Speaker April 23, 2014, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm WPIC Auditorium

Medical Internship as a Model to Identify Biological Predictors of Depression under Stress


Srijan Sen, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Department of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics
University of Michigan 

 

 

 

 

Epidemiological studies indicate that genes and life stress are two of the most important factors in the etiology of depression. The goal of Dr. Srijan Sen’s work is to shed light on how human genetic variation and stress interact to create the pathophysiological architecture underlying major depression.  Click here to learn more about Dr. Sen and his work.

For more information regarding this lecture, please contact Lisa Murphree at 412-246-5543 or via email at murphreea@upmc.edu.