Welcome to PALS!

"PALS is a network of international academic centers that have come together to transform windows of vulnerability to mental and physical disorders into windows of neuroscientific advancement with diagnostic and therapeutic implications."


To view the full mission statement, click here. To learn more about the aims and goals of PALS, the different academic sites, and current events and projects, please explore the tabs located in the sidebar.

Recent Publications

February 2018 - Congratulations to Dr. Penninx for "Depression and obesity: evidence of shared biological mechanisms," published in Molecular Psychiatry.


"Both depression and obesity are widespread conditions with major personal and public health implications [1–3]. As there is evidence that their prevalence and relative impact on public health will increase further over the next decade, both conditions deserve our full research and clinical attention.." 

Click here to read the full paper!



Drs. Felice and Reagan will be presenting at the Plenary Symposia for the 2018 American Society of Neurochemistry (ASN) meeting March 24-28 in Riverside, California. The symposium will be on "Insulin Resistance, Cognitive Dysfunction and Depression: A common triad in Alzheimer's disease."



Recent Events:

December 2017: Members of PALS presented posters and took part in panels at the annual ACNP conference in Palm Springs, CA. 


Click here to learn about more PALS events!

Meet the Members!

Core Academic Centers

Affiliate Academic Centers

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