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Henry A. Nasrallah, MD
Chairman, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience and the
Sydney W. Souers Endowed Chair
St. Louis University School of Medicine

Dr. Henry Nasrallah is a widely recognized neuropsychiatrist, psychopharmacologist, educator and researcher. Following his psychiatric residency at the University of Rochester and neuroscience fellowship at the NIH, and faculty appointments at the University of California and the University of Iowa, he served as chair of the Ohio State University Department of Psychiatry for twelve years. In January 2003, he joined the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine as Associate Dean and Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience. In October 2013, he joined St. Louis University to chair the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience.

Dr. Nasrallah’s research focuses on the neurobiology and psychopharmacology of schizophrenia and related psychoses. He has published 395 scientific articles, 450 abstracts, 135 editorials, and 12 books. He is Editor-In-Chief of two journals (SCHIZOPHRENIA RESEARCH and CURRENT PSYCHIATRY) and is the co-founder of the Schizophrenia International Research Society (SIRS). He is a fellow in the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP) a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association (APA), and has served as president of the Ohio Psychiatric Physicians Foundation and as president of the American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists. He is currently the President-Elect of the Missouri Psychiatric Association (MPA). He has twice received the NAMI Exemplary Psychiatrist Award and was chosen as the U.S.A. Teacher of the Year by the Psychiatric Times. He has received the Golden Apple Teaching Award at four different universities. He was named by the Thomas Reuther Media and News Corporation as one of the world’s most cited investigators. He has received 92 research grants and is listed in all editions of the book “Best Doctors in America” since 1994.