Audrey Tyrka studies the interaction of neurobiological and psychosocial factors in the development of mood and anxiety disorders, as well as novel treatment approaches for these disorders. The ultimate goal of this work is to understand the risk and protective factors for mood and anxiety disorders in order to develop better approaches toward prevention and treatment.

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Dr. Tyrka received her MD and PhD in medicine and psychology through a combined program at the University of Pennsylvania. She completed a psychiatry residency at Brown Medical School and further research training in clinical neuroscience at the Mood Disorders Research Program and Laboratory for Clinical Neuroscience at Butler Hospital and Brown University. Dr. Tyrka is Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at Brown, and Director of the Laboratory for Clinical and Translational Neuroscience at Butler Hospital.

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Associate Professor of Psychiatry & Human Behavior; Director, Laboratory for Clinical and Translational Neuroscience, Butler Hospital
Psychiatry & Human Behavior
Phone: +1 401 455 6520
E-mail: Audrey_Tyrka@Brown.EDU

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Collaborators at other institutions:
Joel Gelernter
Bao-Zhu Yang
Thomas Geracioti
George Anderson
Jeanne Brooks-Gunn
Julia Graber
Carmen Marsit
Margaret Karagas
David Mischoulon
Maurizio Fava
Mohammed Milad

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