João Quevedo, MD, PhD concluded his MD in 1998, his residency training in Psychiatry in 2000, his fellowship in Psychopharmacology in 2001 and his PhD in Biological Sciences (Biochemistry) in 2002, all from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
Dr. Joao Quevedo serves as Professor, Vice-Chair for Faculty Development and Outreach, Director of the Translational Psychiatry Program and Director of the Treatment-Resistant Depression Clinic at the Faillace Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, McGovern Medical School, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). He is also Professor at the Neuroscience Graduate Program, The University of Texas MD Anderson UTHeatlh Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. Dr. Joao Quevedo also serves as Editor-in-Chief for the Brazilian Journal of Psychiatry and Associate Editor for Translational Psychiatry. Dr. João Quevedo is a specialist in treatment-resistant depression, unipolar and bipolar, both as clinician and researcher.