Michael Kritzer-Cheren, MD, PhD

Position: Instructor
Categories: Faculty

Dr. Kritzer-Cheren is the Director of Preclinical Research in the Division of Neuropsychiatry and Neuromodulation at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Instructor in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. He received his MD and PhD from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He then completed his psychiatry residency at Duke University and his fellowship in Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry at MGH. Dr. Kritzer-Cheren is an attending physician in Neuropsychiatry, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and the Acute Psychiatric Service. He is also a Research Fellow through the Psychiatry Department’s Translational Neuroscience Training for Clinicians T32 investigating neurocircuit-based mechanisms of the lateral septum’s role in motivated behavior after stress and with neuromodulation.