The Geriatric Psychiatry Program, led by Breno Diniz, M.D., Ph.D., researches mood disorders in the geriatric population. Current studies are examining the the link between molecular senescence changes and depression and cognitive impairment in late life as well as the impact of cocaine use on cognitive performance in older adults with mood disorders.


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Breno Diniz, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Director of the Geriatric Psychiatry Unit, UTHealth HCPC

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