Professor, Aradine S. Ard Chair in Brain Science and Vice Chair for Clinical Research
Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dr. Brown received B.A. and Ph.D. degrees in chemistry from Texas Christian University. He received an M.D. degree from The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, and completed a psychiatry residency, on the research track, at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center followed by a research fellowship. He is currently a student in an M.B.A program with a Healthcare Organization Leadership Concentration at The University of Texas at Dallas. He is board certified in both Psychiatry and CL Psychiatry. For many years he has conducted research on the effects of corticosteroids on the human brain, and has had numerous publications and grants the National Institutes of Health and private foundations for research in this area. He is a member of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology, Society for Biological Psychiatry, Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry and American Psychiatric Association. In 2002 he was co-recipient of the Gerald L. Klerman Award for clinical research from the National Alliance for Research in Schizophrenia and Depression for a research project on the effects of long-term corticosteroid therapy on memory and the hippocampus.
Thursday, November 14
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday, November 16
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM