ARGO at Society of Biological Psychiatry (SOBP)

Dr. Carmen Andreescu presented at SOBP 2022 last week with a presentation titled: “Worried to Death – The Effects of Worry, Anxiety and Rumination on Brain Aging” in the symposium “Accelerated Biological aging: A Geroscience-Focus Approach to Understanding Brain Health and Late-Life Psychiatric Disorders Mechanisms and Outcomes.” This covered our recent work investigating the negative functional and structural effects of anxiety and worry in late life.

Dr. Helmet Karim presented at SOBP 2022 with a presentation title: “TMS Doses Based on Motor Threshold Differ between DLPFC, OFC, and Motor cortex: A Case for Electric Field Dosimetry in Clinical Studies.” This covered his work showing the importance of evaluating electrical field models when determining dosing strategies for transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS).

Dr. Karim was awarded a travel award to SOBP 2022!