Jim Turner Professor of Cognitive Disorders;
Professor of Psychiatry, Pharmacology, and Medicine; Director, Vanderbilt Center for Cognitive Medicine
Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital
Paul Newhouse directs the Vanderbilt Center for Cognitive Medicine. This multidisciplinary laboratory is focused on human research studies that investigate the biological, neurochemical, and brain circuitry mechanisms that underlie changes that occur in cognitive functioning associated with pathological development, normal aging, and gender-related differences using cognitive psychology, neuropharmacology, and functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI). Of particular interest is cognitive impairment that is secondary to the development of complex neuropsychiatric disorders, including Alzheimer's disease, as well as neurodevelopmental disorders such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Much of the research completed at the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center is made possible by the generous contributions of the people and families who participate in research studies. This researcher needs research subjects to complete the studies listed below.
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