Lecture: Toward precision medicine for OCD: perspectives from around the globe

Amstelzaal. VUmc ziekenhuis, hoofdgebouw.

Previous to the PhD ceremony of Premika Boedhoe on the ENIGMA project (“The structure of obsessive-compulsive brain: a worldwide effort.”), two international guests will give a lecture on “the global OCD project”, a cooperation between New York, Amsterdam, Sao Paulo, Bangalore en Kaapstad, financed by NIMH.  

Prof.dr. Y.C. Janardhan Reddy & Prof.dr. H. Blair Simpson: “Toward precision medicine for OCD: perspectives from around the globe.”

Janardhan Reddy is a Professor of Psychiatry and Head of the Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) clinic at the National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS), Bangalore, India.

Helen Blair Simpson, M.D., Ph.D., is the Vice Chair for Research and Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University Medical College and Director of the Center for Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders at the New York State Psychiatric Institute.