Dr. Mario Miniati is currently working at the Psychiatric Clinic of the Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Pisana, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine of the University of Pisa, Italy. He completed a One-year Research Fellowship in the Cognitive Neuroscience and Schizophrenia Research Program, at Nathan Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research, New York University (NY), U.S.A, and he has a Ph.D. in Neuropsychopharmacology, University of Pisa, Italy. He is founder of the Italian Society of Interpersonal Psychotherapy, and he completed a formal training in Interpersonal Psychotherapy with Prof. Ellen Frank, from the University of Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A. Moreover, he completed the 4-year school in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) of Roma (Italy). He worked extensively on Bipolar and Schizophrenia Spectrum disorders and, more recently, on clinical and neurobiological correlates of anxiety disorders. He participated to international and national studies, including the Grant ‘Depression: the Search for Treatment-relevant Phenotypes’ (Grant sponsor: National Institute of Mental Health). Dr. Miniati published extensively in peer reviewed international scientific journals. He currently totalizes a Scopus h-index of 16
Dr. Mario Miniati research interests are Clinical characterization and treatment of Mood Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, and Eating Disorders. Integrated approach with Interpersonal Psychotherapy and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy.