Oleg V. Tcheremissine, MD, is a Professor of Psychiatry and Research Director for the Carolinas HealthCare System Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. He is a board-certified Psychiatrist and Clinical Investigator with more than 25 years of medical and more than 20 years of research experience in human behavioral and clinical psychopharmacology. He served as a Principal Investigator for numerous Phase II-IV clinical trials in a range of neuroscience indications. He is an expert in strategic clinical development and planning to achieve cost effective strategies of conducting clinical research in community mental health settings. Dr. Tcheremissine’s current research interests focus on advancing pharmacotherapy of neurodegenerative diseases and developing new effective treatment options for severe persistently mentally ill patients while applying the guiding principles of functional recovery. Dr. Tcheremissine has authored numerous peer reviewed manuscripts and book chapters related to human aggressive, impulsive, and risk-taking behavior and as well as pharmacotherapy of Schizophrenia, Major Depressive Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, and Adult ADHD. He has successfully combined his research interest, teaching, clinical, and administrative responsibilities while focusing on eliminating external and internal barriers to novel and innovative treatments with the overall goal of reducing health disparities, improving access to care and increasing the generalizability of clinical trials results
Neuropsychopharmacology; Alzheimer’s disease; Schizophrenia.