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Louisa G. Sylvia, PhD

  • Phone: 617-643-4804
Departments
Department of Psychiatry
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
PhD, Temple University
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Gender
Female
Patient Age Group
Adult
Accepting New Patients
Yes

Biography

Dr. Sylvia is a staff psychologist and Associate Director of Psychological Services at Bipolar Clinic and Research Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Sylvia's major research interests are the impact of diet, exercise and lifestyle regularity on bipolar disorder. Dr. Sylvia is also the Director of Clinical Operations of the Bipolar Trials Network, which is composed of several nationally-recognized bipolar specialty clinics.

Dr. Sylvia received her undergraduate degree from Wesleyan University in and her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from Temple University.

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Psychiatry
50 Staniford Street
Boston, MA 02114-2517

Phone: 617-643-4804
Phone 2: 617-724-5600

Psychiatry
50 Staniford Street
Boston, MA 02114-2517

Phone: 617-643-4804
Phone 2: 617-724-5600

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