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Oscar G. Morales, MD

Oscar G. Morales, MD

McLean Hospital Title:
Harvard Medical School Title:
  • Instructor in Psychiatry

Biography:

Oscar G. Morales, MD, is medical director of the McLean Hospital TMS Service, the first in the Harvard/Partners Healthcare system dedicated to psychiatric treatments and investigation. He is responsible for all TMS activities, including clinical, training, and current investigation of TMS in treating psychiatric disorders. Dr. Morales is on the faculty for the MGH/McLean Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program and is involved in training of Harvard students, residents, fellows, and psychiatrists.

As a fellow, Dr. Morales participated in the investigation that led FDA to approve TMS for the treatment of depression (2008) and was the primary investigator for a worldwide trial that resulted in FDA approval of deep TMS for the treatment of depression (2013). He is an expert in the National Network of Depression Centers (NNDC) TMS Task Group, which develops guidelines, recommendations and collaborative research at a national level.

Publications:

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Education & Training:

Degrees:
  • 1977 MD, San Carlos University Medical School, Guatemala City, Guatemala
Residency:
  • 1977-1979 Internal Medicine, Roosevelt Hospital, Guatemala City, Guatemala
  • 1981-1983 Internal Medicine, General Hospital IGSS, Guatemala City, Guatemala
  • 1993-1997 Psychiatry, Tufts University Medical Center
Fellowship:
  • 1985-1986 US Department of State Fulbright Program, University of Minnesota
  • 2002-2005 TMS and Brain Stimulation, New York State Psychiatric Institute College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University
Contact:

Email:


Phone:

617.855.2944


Office Address:

Belmont campus - de Marneffe, Ground Floor, Room 006