Academic Editor

Paolo Brambilla


Dr. Paolo Brambilla is MD specialist in Psychiatry and PhD. He is senior Lecturer of Psychiatry at the University of Udine and Head of the Research Units on Brain Imaging and Neuropsychology at the Inter-University Center for Behavioural Neurosciences, a unique research consortium between the University of Udine and the University of Verona in Italy.

His main expertise is in the field of neuroimaging and neuropsychology in psychotic and mood disorders and in the field of developmental psychopathology. He is also clinical and scientific consultant of the IRCCS “E. Medea” Scientific and Clinical Institute, Polo FVG, which is dedicated to child neuropsychiatry.

Since April 2015 he is CoEditor in chief of Journal of Affective Disorders. Finally, he is the recipient of several international scientific honors, of national and international grants, and is author or co-author of more than 190 original papers published in International peer-reviewed Journals, being first or senior author in more than half of these papers (5890 citations). According to Web of Science, he is amongst the top 100 most cited researchers in the field of bipolar disorder and is 92 of the ‘Top Italian scientists”, based on via-academy evaluation ( His current lifetime h-index is 44 as calculated by Scopus and 50 as calculated by Google Scholar; his Research Gate score is 45.38.

Neuroscience Psychiatry & Psychology

Work details

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Uinversity of Udine
Dept. Experimental and Clinical Medical Sciences

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