Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.

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

Phone: 505-272-2223

Grand Rounds: Fear, Vigilance, and Threat: Unraveling the Role of the Amygdala

January 9, 2014

Rajendra A. Morey, MD, MS, presents, Fear, Vigilance, and Threat: Unraveling the Role of the Amygdala.Dr. Morey is Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Duke-UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University School of Medicine.

Tuesday, January 14, 2014
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
UNM HSC Domenici Center Auditorium


  1. Compare competing theories of amygdala plasticity related to stress and PTSD
  2. Critique and compare structure versus function effects of PTSD on the amygdala
  3. Explain the role of PTSD in brain changes associated with mild TB.

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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