Journal of Psychology, Neuropsychiatric disorders and Brain Stimulation

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Nagy A. Youssef

Designation : Associate Professor
University/Organisation : Augusta University
Qualification : MD
Biography :  

Dr. Youssef is the Editor-In-Chief of the Journal of Psychology, Neuropsychiatric disorders and Brain Stimulation and an Associate Professor at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University. His primary academic activities involve educational, research and clinical care. His clinical research interests include mechanistic and therapeutic innovation for treatment-resistant psychiatric disorders and suicide prevention. He is especially interested in brain modulation therapeutics including brain stimulation as well as resilience-boosting to prevent or treat severe psychiatric disorders and suicide. He has conducted research studies (as PI or co-investigator) especially in areas of treatment-resistant mood disorders and PTSD in civilians, veterans, and active duty personnel, and has presented his research in several scientific peer-reviewed publications. He has been awarded several awards including Who’s Who Distinguished Professionals and the America’s Top Psychiatrists. He serves the scientific community as an editorial board member of 7 scientific journals. He also held several offices in scientific societies including being a member of the Board of Directors and Committee Chairman of the American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists for 10 years and co-chaired several scientific conferences.