McLean Hospital Title:
- Assistant Neuroscientist, Behavioral Psychopharmacology Research Laboratory
Harvard Medical School Title:
- Instructor in Psychiatry
Working in collaboration with the Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital, Michael S. Placzek, PhD, focuses his research on studying the chemistry and pharmacology of opioids in the living brain using positron emission tomography (PET).
Dr. Placzek is an assistant neuroscientist at McLean Hospital and an instructor in psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.
Education & Training:
- 2006 BA in Chemistry, Elms College
- 2013 PhD in Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Northeastern University
- 2013-2016 NIH-NIDA T32 Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Drug Abuse and Neuroimaging, McLean Imaging Center, McLean Hospital and Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital
Belmont campus - McLean Imaging Center, Room 106