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Diandra Lucia

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience

Diandra Lucia’s research and clinical interests include serious and chronic mental illnesses such as schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, and bipolar disorder; phenomenology in psychosis; and improving understanding and prevention of suicide.

Her work has been published in Cell, Schizophrenia Research, and Brain Imaging and Behavior. She also co-authored the chapter “Selective Review of Volumetric and Morphometric Imaging in Schizophrenia” in Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences (Springer, 2010).

Lucia received an SB in brain and cognitive sciences from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and her medical degree from University of Massachusetts Medical School. She completed her residency in psychiatry and behavioral neuroscience at the University of Chicago Medicine.

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