Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.

MSC 09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-2223

Grand Rounds: "MR Spectroscopy and NMDA Receptor Hypofunction in Schizophrenia"

November 26, 2013

Lawrence Kegeles, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Radiology at Columbia University, presents, "MR Spectroscopy and NMDA Receptor Hypofunction in Schizophrenia."

Tuesday, December 3, 2013
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Room 303, Basic Medical Sciences Building (BMSB)


  1. Describe and discuss recent findings in MR spectroscopy in schizophrenia.
  2. Describe and discuss neurochemical impacts of ketamine administration on the healthy brain shown by MR spectroscopy.
  3. Gain an improved understanding of the potential role of NMDA receptor deficits in altered brain chemistry in schizophrenia.

All psychiatrists, other physicians, fellows, psychiatric residents, medical students and behavioral health providers  -- as well as members of the public -- are welcome to attend. Admission is free.

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