Mclean Hospital
Research at McLean

Research

McLean Hospital maintains the largest neuroscience and psychiatry research program of any private psychiatric hospital in the United States. Investigators are gaining insight into the causes of mental illness and neuropsychiatric and neurodevelopmental disorders by using cutting-edge approaches and technology to maximize discovery and accelerate translation of findings.

Investigators

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McLean’s robust research program, with numerous laboratories and more than 400 research scientists and staff, is backed by more than $40 million in funding.

Investigators

Technology in Psychiatry

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The McLean Institute for Technology in Psychiatry advances mental health research and clinical care through collaborative innovations in digital health technology and informatics.

Technology in Psychiatry

Brain Bank

McLean’s Brain Bank is a national resource for the acquisition, processing, storage, and distribution of postmortem brain tissue to the scientific research community.

Brain Bank

Clinical Trials

Volunteers in clinical studies help researchers contribute to advances in psychiatric research towards finding causes and improving treatment for mental illnesses.

Clinical Trials

Initiatives

McLean Hospital is home to a number of clinical and basic neuroscience research initiatives which are focused on collaboration, shared resources, and education.

Initiatives