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Seth Disner

Graduate student

Mood Disorders Laboratory
Seth Disner

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Biography

Seth G. Disner received his BA in Psychology from Duke University. Following graduation, he worked as Lab Manager and Assistant Research Scientist in the Division of Brain Stimulation and Therapeutic Modulation at the Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York, NY, where he helped investigate novel treatments for depression, schizophrenia, and autism amongst other conditions using novel forms of brain stimulation technology. Seth's research interests include investigating cognitive and neurobiological substrates of depression and identifying biomarkers that might facilitate treatment response. His recent publications include a review on the neural mechanisms of Beck's Cognitive Model of Depression, which was published in the August 2011 issue of Nature Reviews Neuroscience. He joined the Mood Disorders Lab in Fall of 2009, and lives with his beautiful wife, son, and neurotic dog.

See Google Scholar profile for more information about Seth's scholarly work.

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