Joao Correia, MD

Position: Research Fellow
Categories: Research Fellow

Dr. Correia completed his medical training at the University of Porto, Portugal. He is currently enrolled in the medical residency training program in psychiatry and pursuing an MSc in Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology at the University of Porto. He also worked as a visiting clinical academic at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust/Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King’s College London. His past research work has primarily focused on the study of neurodevelopmental disorders, particularly ADHD, in specific forensic populations and on the identification of predictors of criminal behavior. Dr. Correia is also particularly interested in treatment-resistant affective disorders and the role of non-invasive brain stimulation in this area. Dr. Correia has joined the Division of Neuropsychiatry and Neuromodulation at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School as a Research Fellow, where he is learning about Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) and its application in OCD and mood disorders.