Profiles in Health: Dr. Alan Johns
I had the opportunity this week to present an update on the Medical School to the Board of Regents. I am always proud of the work you do, but recounting the progress we have made in the past six months was amazing.
Kathryn Cullen, MD, in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences has been researching psychological and biological sequelae of COVID-19 in adolescents with and without non-suicidal self-injury.
Julia Lemos, PhD, in the Department of Neuroscience, received a $1.6 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to study how chronic stress rewires the “roadmap” of the brain’s circuitry and leads to depression.