Research Activities

    The Department of Neuropsychopharmacology carries out research into problems concerning the various psychiatric disorders in the rapidly aging society of Japan. Especially, depression, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia and suicide are focused in the department. Our mission is to advance the understanding of the pathophysiology of these psychiatric disorders. This department also endeavors to develop evidence-based diagnosis, clinical guidelines, and therapeutic medical/social interventions.


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Dr. Momoko Kobayashi has just joined to our research group as a research fellow.
A position for a Post-Doc fellow is now closed. For inquiry, please contact us by an e-mail to [].
Dr. Hideki Miwa has just joined to our research group as a section chief (Section of Molecular Pharmacology).
Dr. Hiroki Furuie has just joined to our research group (Section of Drug Development).

last update 2019.4.1