Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
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Dr. Daskalakis is Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Brain Stimulation Research and Treatment Program at CAMH.
Areas of Research
As an expert on the neurophysiology of severe psychiatric disorders, Dr. Daskalakis’s laboratory uses magnetic brain stimulation to study the role of cortical inhibition and plasticity as potential pathophysiological mechanisms in schizophrenia, depression and obsessive compulsive disorder. Dr. Daskalakis also conducts treatment studies using repetitive transcranial magnetic brain stimulation (rTMS) for refractory symptoms in these disorders. He has been a NARSAD Lieber Young Investigator (2004, 2006) a NARSAD Independent Investigator (2008) and holds a CIHR Clinician Scientist award and an OMHF Research Award. Dr. Daskalakis has over 99 peer-reviewed publications in prestigious journals such as the Archives of General Psychiatry, Brain and the American Journal of Psychiatry.
View Dr. Daskalakis' publications on PubMed.