Maurizio Fava, MD

Scientific Advisor

Dr. Fava is a world leader in psychopharmacology and clinical research in mood disorders. Currently, Dr. Fava is the Executive Vice Chair for the MGH Department of Psychiatry; Executive Director, MGH Clinical Trials Network and Institute (CTNI); Director, MGH Depression Clinical and Research Program (DCRP) and Slater Family Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Fava has authored or co-authored more than 600 original articles published in medical journals with international circulation, and was a co-Principal Investigator on the STAR*D study, the seminal study of the effectiveness of current generation antidepressant interventions. He has also edited eight books, and published more than 50 chapters and 500 abstracts. Dr. Fava is also a well-known national and international speaker, having given more than 250 presentations at national and international meetings. He serves as an advisor through the MGH CTNI.