International Society of Psychiatric Genetics

The International Society of Psychiatric Genetics (ISPG) is the primary worldwide organization dedicated to:

  1. Facilitating research in the genetics of psychiatric disorders (including substance use disorders) and allied traits.
  2. Promoting education in psychiatric genetics, both for the scientific community and for the lay public.
  3. Guiding early career researchers interested in the field of psychiatric genetics.
  4. Encouraging communication and collaboration between researchers in this area.
  5. Striving for the highest scientific and ethical standards in research and clinical practice.
  6. Paving the way to alleviate suffering due to psychiatric disorders.

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Board of Directors

Officers Name Country
President Thomas G. Schulze Germany
Vice President Jordan Smoller USA
Treasurer Jimmy  Potash USA
Secretary Elisabeth Binder Germany
Board of Directors Sarah Bergen Sweden
Margit Burmeister USA
Elliott Gershon USA
John Kelsoe USA
James Kennedy Canada
Markus Nöthen Germany
John Nurnberger USA
Dan Rujescu Germany
Jonathan Sebat USA
Pamela Sklar USA
Patrick Sullivan USA
Naomi  Wray Australia