Dr. Nasrallah is Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. He is internationally recognized as a neuropsychiatrist, neuropharmacologist, educator, and researcher.
Following his psychiatric residency at the University of Rochester and neuroscience fellowship at the National Institutes of Health, he served as chair of the Ohio State University Department of Psychiatry for 12 years. He then joined the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine as Associate Dean. From 2013 to 2019, he was the chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience at the Saint Louis University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Dr. Nasrallah’s research focuses on the neurobiology and psychopharmacology of schizophrenia and related psychoses. He has published 395 scientific articles, 450 abstracts, 137 editorials, and 12 books. He is Editor-In-Chief of two journals (Schizophrenia Research and Current Psychiatry) and is the co-founder of the Schizophrenia International Research Society (SIRS).
Dr. Nasrallah is a fellow of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP) and a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association (APA), and he has served as president of the American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists. He has twice received the NAMI Exemplary Psychiatrist Award and was chosen as the U.S.A. Teacher of the Year by the Psychiatric Times. He has received the Golden Apple Teaching Award at four different universities. He was recently named by the Thomas Reuters Media as one of the world’s most cited investigators. He has received 93 research grants.