What does PGENeS Stand for?

PGENeS stands for Program in Genetics and Epidemiology of Neuropsychiatric symptoms. Our lab is composed of researchers and clinicians at the University of Florida with collaborators around the United States and the world.

What is our research focus?

Our lab is interested in variety of topics which we approach from various perspectives. Our students come from biostatistics, epidemiology, neuroscience, genetics, and psychology backgrounds. Specific topics of our reasearch include:

  • Tourette syndrome and Tic Disorders

  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

  • Hoarding Disorder

  • Attention Deficit, Hyperactivity Disorder

  • Anxiety

  • Resilience

  • Psychopharmacology