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Dr. Larry Seidman

Dr. Larry Seidman
Dr. Larry Seidman, a clinical psychologist and neuropsychologist, is Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, at the Massachusetts Mental Health Center (MMHC) and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). Dr. Seidman is Director of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts-Harvard Medical School Research Center, and Neuropsychology Laboratory at MMHC. He is Director of Neuroimaging studies at the MGH Pediatric Psychopharmacology Unit and at the Harvard Institute of Psychiatric Epidemiology and Genetics.

He is a member of a number of editorial boards including the journals, "Neuropsychology", and "Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment". At Harvard Medical School he is principal investigator on several National Institute of Health grants designed to clarify the etiology and pathophysiology of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Schizophrenia. He is co-investigator on several studies aimed at clarifying the biology of schizotypal personality disorder, and evolution into psychosis.

As Director of the Commonwealth Research Center, he leads a program on "Early Intervention and Prevention of Psychosis". He is also involved in a number of studies evaluating the role of pregnancy and birth complications in the occurrence of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, ADHD and dyslexia. He is author of over 120 peer reviewed papers and more than 30 other book chapters, reviews and other educationally relevant materials. He is an active teacher and clinician, particularly with respect to Neurodevelopmental disorders in psychiatry.

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