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Richard Shelton, M.D.

Depression • Suicide • Bipolar disorder • Mood disorders • Experimental therapeutics • Biomarker identification

Media contact: Savannah Koplon, skoplon@uab.edu 

richard shelton expertsRichard Shelton, M.D.

Division of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology  

  

Areas of expertise:

  • Depression
  • Suicide
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Mood disorders
  • Experimental therapeutics
  • Biomarker identification

 

 

As the Charles Byron Ireland Professor and Vice Chair for Research of Psychiatry, Shelton’s clinical specialization is with adult patients with mood disorders, including depression and bipolar disorder. He can speak about causes and treatments of depression and bipolar disorder, as well as other mood disorders and issues such as suicide. 

 

 

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