The Laboratory of Adult Development at Mass General studies adults and the ways their emotional well-being, physical health and interpersonal functioning are affected by earlier life experiences.
Neuroscience Research at Mass General
The Brain Trauma Lab is aimed at learning how to better treat the millions of children with brain trauma and similar problems, now and in the future.
The Brain Tumor Stem Cell Lab develops novel therapeutic strategies for glioblastoma through a better understanding of the biological and molecular characteristics of glioblastoma stem cells
The Cardiac Psychiatry Research Program (CPRP) at Mass General aims to improve the mental health and medical outcomes of patients with heart disease.
The Center for Law, Brain & Behavior at Mass General brings together experts in neurology, psychiatry, neuroimaging and the law to make well-grounded translations of medical concepts in the legal realm.
Probes the mechanisms by which individual neurons communicate locally and across cortical areas, and investigate new approaches for reconstituting the line of communication across areas disrupted within the CNS
The Dekel Laboratory studies women’s mental health following the landmark event of childbirth, including traumatic childbirth, and the mechanisms responsible for postpartum adjustment.
The laboratory of Andrea Edlow, MD, MSc at Massachusetts General Hospital is investigating the effects of maternal obesity on fetal brain development and offspring behavior.
The mission of the Empathy and Relational Science Program is to enhance empathy and interpersonal relationships in healthcare.
The Epidemiology Research Unit at Mass General provides a public health perspective on mental health and mental illness in that it is concerned with psychiatric disorders in the general population.
Transforming Medicine Through Innovation
Research at Massachusetts General Hospital integrates the full spectrum of "bench to bedside" discovery. Laboratory scientists work collaboratively with clinicians to make discoveries and turn them into treatments, diagnostics and devices that improve our quality of life.