Samuel H. Barondes, M.D., on Genetic Research in Psychiatry
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 3, Number 11, November 2005
Samuel H. Barondes, M.D.
Jeanne and Sanford Robertson
Professor of Psychiatry
Director of the Center for Neurobiology and Psychiatry
University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine
Author, Mood Genes and Better than Prozac
Dr. Barondes has disclosed that he has no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Obviously, genetics and psychiatry is a huge topic. But let’s begin with a simple question. What does heritability mean?