Robert Post, MD

Scientific Advisor

Dr. Post is a Professor of Psychiatry at George Washington University School of Medicine and Head of the Bipolar Collaborative Network in Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Post was Chief of the Biological Psychiatry Branch at the National Institute of Mental Health for many of his 36 years at the NIMH. Dr. Post serves on the editorial boards of over ten journals and has published more than 975 scientific manuscripts. His group was the first in the US to document the antimanic effects of the anticonvulsant carbamazepine and the effects of high versus low frequency rTMS in depression.

Dr. Post wrote: “Treatment of Bipolar Illness: A Casebook for Clinicians and Patients”, and is the editor of the newsletter: www.bipolarnews.org.