Welcome to the reseach website of the Department of Psychiatry, University of Marburg.
Our main research foci are:
Etiology of mental disorders, particularly psychosis and affective disorders
MR Brain Imaging of cognition, emotion, communication and social interaction in healthy subjects and patients with mental disorders
Improving therapy in psychiatric disorders, particularly psycho- and pharmacotherapy; neuroplasticity and therapy
Please refer to the particuar research groups of the Department for further details.
A 3-Tesla research scanner is available at the Faculty of Medicine for high-profile structural and functional MRI imaging of the human brain.
The Departement of Psychiatry is part of the following research consortia:
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