Dr. Henry Nasrallah is a widely recognized neuropsychiatrist, neuropharmacologist, educator, and researcher. Following his psychiatric residency at the University of Rochester and neuroscience fellowship at the NIH, 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. In October 2013, he joined St. Louis University to chair the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience.
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). He is a fellow in the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP), a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association (APA), and 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 4 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.