There has been recent interest in NMDA receptors as targets for treatment of major depression disorder and treatment-resistant major depression (TRMD). It’s important to understand more about the effects of NMDA on the neuropsychological mechanisms. I work on a fMRI project, investigating the effect of single administration of Nitrous Oxide and d-cycloserine on emotional processing and memory in healthy volunteers and patients with depression.
Before coming to Oxford, I received a bachelor's degree and a master's degree at the University of Sydney, Australia. I am on the junior editorial board of Bipolar Disorders.
Effectiveness of mirtazapine as add-on to paroxetine v. paroxetine or mirtazapine monotherapy in patients with major depressive disorder with early non-response to paroxetine: a two-phase, multicentre, randomized, double-blind clinical trial.
Xiao L. et al, (2020), Psychol Med, 1 - 9
Longitudinal cognitive performance in patients with Bipolar Disorder.
Duan S. et al, (2020), Bipolar Disord
Cyclical Cushing's syndrome and the presentation of a Bipolar Affective state.
Sha S. et al, (2019), Bipolar Disord