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Stephen J Glatt, PhD, 315 464-7742

Stephen J Glatt, PhD
Appointed 10/19/06
3710 Institute For Human Performance
505 Irving Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-7742

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Biomedical Sciences Program
  • Medical Genetics Research Center
  • Neuroscience Program
  • Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Education & Fellowships

  • Postdoctoral Fellow: Harvard Medical School, Psychiatric Genetics
  • PhD: Northeastern University, 2001, Experimental Psychology
  • MA: Northeastern University, 1998, Experimental Psychology
  • BS: Syracuse University, 1996, Psychology and Biology

Clinical Interests

  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, Mood Disorders, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Schizophrenia, Substance Use Disorders, Successful Aging

Research Interests

  • Dr. Glatt is Director of the Psychiatric Genetic Epidemiology & Neurobiology Laboratory (PsychGENe Lab).  The mission of the PsychGENe Lab is to develop and apply methods for finding the causes of mental health and mental illness.  The vision of the lab is that we will discover those causes and use that information to design interventions that treat or prevent these disorders, or foster resilience to them.  We are running numerous research projects aimed at finding the genes and environmental risk factors for a wide variety of disorders, including schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, autism spectrum disorder, and substance abuse disorders, among others.  Our pipeline seeks to identify “risk genes” for these disorders by studying affected individuals and families and then to reveal how such genes alter brain biology leading to a vulnerability to mental illness.

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Web Resources

Publications

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Research Abstract

Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/glatts
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