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Kerry Ressler, MD

Kerry Ressler, MD

Psychiatry Atlanta, GA

Associate Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Science, Emory University School of Medicine

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  • 954 Gatewood Rd Ne
    Yerkes Research Center, Emory School Of Medicine
    Atlanta, GA 30329
    Phone: (404) 778-5526

Dr. Ressler's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Psychiatry: General Psychiatry

Dr. Ressler's Education & Medical Training

  • Emory UniversityEmory UniversityResidency, Psychiatry
  • Harvard Med SchHarvard Medical SchoolMedical School

Dr. Ressler's Certifications & Licensure

  • GA State Medical LicenseGA State Medical LicenseActive through 2013
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyPsychiatry

Dr. Ressler's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Marquis Whos WhoWhos Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis Whos Who
  • Howard Hughes Medical InstituteInvestigatorHoward Hughes Medical Institute

Dr. Ressler's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Grant Support

  • Genetic And Estrogen-Dependent Regulation Of The Human Pac1r Receptor And PTSD
    Genetic And Estrogen-Dependent Regulation Of The Human Pac1r Receptor And PTSDNational Institute Of Mental Health
    2012 - 2012
  • Genetic And Trauma-Related Risk Factors For Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
    Genetic And Trauma-Related Risk Factors For Posttraumatic Stress DisorderNational Institute Of Mental Health
    2010 - 2012
  • Prefrontal Cortex BDNF And Amygdala Dependent Emotional Learning
    Prefrontal Cortex BDNF And Amygdala Dependent Emotional LearningNational Center For Research Resources
    2010 - 2011
  • Prefrontal Cortex BDNF And Amygdala-Dependent Emotional Learningchallenge Area:
    Prefrontal Cortex BDNF And Amygdala-Dependent Emotional Learningchallenge Area:National Institute Of Mental Health
    2009 - 2010
  • Core--Viral Vector
    Core--Viral VectorNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    2008 - 2012
  • Genetic And Trauma-Related Risk Factors For PTSD
    Genetic And Trauma-Related Risk Factors For PTSDNational Center For Research Resources
    2007 - 2011
  • FEAR Learning In Mice And Disorders Of FEAR In Humans
    FEAR Learning In Mice And Disorders Of FEAR In HumansNational Center For Research Resources
    2007 - 2011
  • Molecular Regulation Of Gabaa Receptors In The Amygdala
    Molecular Regulation Of Gabaa Receptors In The AmygdalaNational Center For Research Resources
    2007 - 2011
  • Molecular Regulation Of Gabaalpha Function In Amygdala
    Molecular Regulation Of Gabaalpha Function In AmygdalaNational Institute On Drug Abuse
    2007 - 2008
  • Genetics And Trauma Related Risk Factors For PTSD
    Genetics And Trauma Related Risk Factors For PTSDNational Center For Research Resources
    2007 - 2007
  • Synaptic Plasticity And Extinction Of FEAR
    Synaptic Plasticity And Extinction Of FEARNational Center For Research Resources
    2007 - 2008
  • Examination Of Allosteric Site Of Serotonin Transporter Using Transgenic Mice
    Examination Of Allosteric Site Of Serotonin Transporter Using Transgenic MiceNational Center For Research Resources
    2007 - 2008
  • Amygdala VS Hippocampal BDNF Function With Molecular Genetic Techniques
    Amygdala VS Hippocampal BDNF Function With Molecular Genetic TechniquesNational Center For Research Resources
    2006 - 2008
  • Molecular Regulation Of Gaba(A) Receptor Function In Amygdala
    Molecular Regulation Of Gaba(A) Receptor Function In AmygdalaNational Institute On Drug Abuse
    2006 - 2010
  • The Role Of Neuregulin And Its Receptor, Erbb4, In Conditioned FEAR Learning
    The Role Of Neuregulin And Its Receptor, Erbb4, In Conditioned FEAR LearningNational Center For Research Resources
    2006 - 2007
  • Role Of BDNF And TRKB In Conditioned Defeat
    Role Of BDNF And TRKB In Conditioned DefeatNational Center For Research Resources
    2005 - 2006
  • Genetic And Trauma-Related Risk Factors For PTSD
    Genetic And Trauma-Related Risk Factors For PTSDNational Institute Of Mental Health
    2005 - 2009
  • Development Of Viral Vector For Gene Delivery &Neural Tract Tracing
    Development Of Viral Vector For Gene Delivery &Neural Tract TracingNational Center For Research Resources
    2005 - 2005
  • Synaptic Plasticity And Extinction Of FEAR
    Synaptic Plasticity And Extinction Of FEARNational Institute Of Mental Health
    2004 - 2007
  • Novel Model Of Schizophrenia: Habenula Lesions &Stress
    Novel Model Of Schizophrenia: Habenula Lesions &StressNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2004
  • Sitting Bull College: Science Curriculum VIA Video
    Sitting Bull College: Science Curriculum VIA VideoNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2004
  • Rodent Model Of PTSD: FEAR Conditioning
    Rodent Model Of PTSD: FEAR ConditioningNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2004
  • Development Of Viral Vector For Gene Delivery
    Development Of Viral Vector For Gene DeliveryNational Center For Research Resources
    2004 - 2004
  • Molecular Neurobiology Of FEAR In Mammals
    Molecular Neurobiology Of FEAR In MammalsNational Center For Research Resources
    2003 - 2006
  • Transgenic Model For In Vivo Examination &Inducible Ablation Of Corticotropin
    Transgenic Model For In Vivo Examination &Inducible Ablation Of CorticotropinNational Center For Research Resources
    2003 - 2003
  • Molecular Biology Approach To Functional Circuitry
    Molecular Biology Approach To Functional CircuitryNational Center For Research Resources
    2003 - 2003

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