The IFPB is delighted to announce the following speakers for IRPB Athens 2014.
Dr Gary Sachs (USA) Associate Professor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School. Director, Bipolar Mood Disorder Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, USADr Sachs is Associate Professor in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School; Clinical Assistant in Psychiatry and Director, Bipolar Mood Disorder Program at Massachusetts General Hospital; Director, Bipolar Clinic and Research Program; and Director, Partners Bipolar Treatment Center. Dr Sachs earned his medical degree at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He interned in family practice and psychiatry at University of Maryland Hospital in Baltimore and was a resident in psychiatry and Chief Resident, Acute Psychiatry Service, at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. Dr Sachs is the Principal Investigator of the NIMH Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program for Bipolar disorder. His areas of academic interest include psychopharmacology, bipolar mood disorder, and development of practice guidelines for the treatment of bipolar mood disorder. He serves on the scientific advisory board of the National Depression and Manic Depression Association and is Co-editor-in-chief of Clinical Approaches to Bipolar Disorder and on numerous editorial boards. Dr Sachs has authored over 150 articles, abstracts, books, reviews, and book chapters.