Renowned Child Psychiatrist and Molecular Geneticist Joins UCSF

Thursday, May 16, 2013

Matthew State, MD, PhDStateMatthew State, MD, PhD, a leading child psychiatrist and internationally recognized expert on the genetics and genomics of autism, Tourette syndrome and other neurodevelopmental syndromes, has been named to lead UCSF’s psychiatric programs.

As the new chair of the Department of Psychiatry and director of the Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, State plays a key role in integrating psychiatry into the University’s preeminent neuroscience program. His appointment began on March 18.

Read the full story and interview with Matthew State 


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