Research

Techniques employed by Center faculty include functional, structural, and spectroscopic magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), electrophysiology (EEG, ERPs), and transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS).


Our Labs

Major Research Projects

B-SNIP is a large-scale study, funded in 2007 by the National Institute of Mental Health to discover how the risk for schizophrenia and bipolar disorder is transmitted in families, to identify the most important risk genes, and to discover how genes and the environment affect brain structure and function.
The BARCS study, funded in 2008 by the NIAAA, aims to discover normal developmental patterns of cognitive ability, brain development and scholastic achievement during the transition from adolescence to young adulthood and show how patterns of alcohol use affect them.

Olin Neuropsychiatry Research Center