March 14, 2024,  12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. EST (Eastern Standard Time)

Live Presentation and Q&A


Armin Raznahan, MD, PhD

NIMH Intramural Research Program


Studying sex differences in the human brain:
Missteps, motivations, methods, maps, mechanisms and meanings

Armin Raznahan, MD, PhD, is a child and adolescent psychiatrist, and Chief of the Section on Developmental Neurogenomics (SDN). His research combines neuroimaging, genomic and bioinformatic techniques to better understand the architecture of human brain development in health, and in neurogenetic disorders that increase risk for psychiatric symptoms. Dr. Raznahan completed his undergraduate and graduate training in London, UK (Medicine and Pediatrics at King’s College University/Hospital; Psychiatry at the Maudsley Hospital), and then undertook a postdoctoral fellowship in developmental neuroscience at the NIMH Intramural Research Program. Dr. Raznahan joined the NIH-Lasker Clinical Research Scholars Program in 2015 and became a tenured Senior Investigator at the NIMH IRP in 2020.Dr. Raznahan is a member of the UK Royal Colleges of Pediatrics (MRCPCH) and Psychiatry (MRCPsych), and a fellow of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP). He has served as an editor for the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and NeuroImage, and also sat on the ACNP Diversity and Inclusion Task Force, the ACNP Membership Committee, the AXYS (Association for X- and Y-Chromosome Variations) Advisory Committee, the Organization for the Study of Sex Differences Council, and the French Autism and Neuro-Developmental Disorders Scientific Advisory Board. The SDN has been recognized by awards from the NIMH Director (Outstanding Mentorship and Scientific Contributions), ACNP (Eva King-Killam Award for Translational Research) and the American Psychopathological Association (Robins-Guze Award)


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Previous Speakers

Vera Regitz-Zagrosek
January 11, 2024
Dr. Melissa Holmes
February 8, 2024
Dr. Armin Raznahan
March 14, 2024
Dr. Larry Cahill
January 12, 2023
Dr. Londa Schiebinger
February 9, 2023
Dr. Sabra Klein
March 9, 2023
Dr. Patricia Silveyra 
January 13, 2022
Dr. Ketema Paul
February 10, 2022
Dr. Liisa Galea
March 17, 2022
Kaveeta P. Vasisht M.D.
January 14, 2021
Jill Becker, Ph.D.
February 11, 2021
Rhonda Voskuhl, M.D.
March 11, 2021


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