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Alan F. Schatzberg

Academic Appointments

  • Kenneth T. Norris, Jr. Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Psychiatry Department 401 Quarry Rd MC 5723 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 723-8335 Fax (650) 498-5294
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 723-6811
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Psychiatry

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (1991 - present)
  • Director, Stanford Mood Disorders Center (2009 - present)
  • Chair, Stanford University School of Medicine - Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (1991 - 2010)

Honors and Awards

  • Anna Monika Prize, Anna Monika Foundation (2013)
  • Honoris Causa, Medical Doctor, Mediziniche Universit├Ąt, Wien (2011)
  • Falcone Award, National Alliance for Research in Schizophrenia and Affective Disorders (NARSAD) (2005)
  • Distinguished Service in Psychiatry Award, The American College of Psychiatrists (2005)
  • Elected Member, Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences (2003)
  • Research Award, American Psychiatric Association (2002)
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Professional Education

Medical Education: New York University - School Of Medicine NY (1968)
Board Certification: Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1975)
Fellowship: Harvard Medical School MA (1972)
Residency: Massachusetts Mental Health Center MA (1972)
Internship: Lenox Hill Hospital NY (1969)



Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Biological bases of depressive disorders;, glucocorticoid/dopamine interactions in delusional depression;, pharmacologic treatment of depressive disorders.


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