Neuropsychiatric Disease

Illustration of a cross section of a human head in profile, showing the neuropsychiatric disease in the brainAs taboos around “mental illness” have receded in recent years, the true impact on society of conditions like autism, schizophrenia, and bipolar disorder has become clearer. Also, once removed from myths about personal responsibility, scientific and medical research has been making broad strides in understanding the origins of these disorders and how to treat them.

Neuropsychiatric Disease Working Group

The NYGC has created a new scientific working group with the objective of bringing together researchers from our Institutional Founding Members (IFMs), NYGC faculty, senior faculty, NYGC technology development and computational scientists, and affiliate members to discuss the underlying disease mechanisms in neuropsychiatric disease.