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Dr. Daskalakis is Chief of Mood and Anxiety Division, and Co-Director of the Temerty Centre for Therapeutic Brain Intervention at the Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute at CAMH, and Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto.
Areas of Research
As an expert on the neurophysiology of severe psychiatric disorders, Dr. Daskalakis leads the Temerty Centre for Therapeutic Brain Intervention. This centre 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 CIHR , Brain Canada and OMHF operating grants. He has also been awarded the Samarthji Lal Award in Mental Health Research from the Graham Boeckh Foundation. Dr. Daskalakis has over 200 peer-reviewed publications and serves on the editorial board for Biological Psychiatry.
View Dr. Daskalakis' publications on PubMed.