of Biological Dynamics and Theoretical Medicine
of California San Diego
Villa La Jolla Dr.
Jolla CA 92037-0985
(858) 534-9444 phone:
(858) 534-9450 FAX:
NIH Biosketch & CV
I am a Psychiatrist at the
University of California San Diego and the
Veterans Affairs Health Care System San Diego.
We are studying how we can use neuroscience tools to
better understand psychiatric diseases. In particular, our key questions
(1) Can we develop brain imaging into an "EKG for the
(2) Can brain imaging be a tool to develop new treatments
for psychiatric diseases?
(3) What processes go awry in people who succumb to
(4) What brain processes help people to
perform optimally in difficult situations?