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Stefano Pallanti, M.D., Ph.D.

Stefano Pallanti is Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Florence in Italy where he has been Head and Director of the Clinical Psychology and Consultation Psychiatry Unit since 2009. He is Visiting Associate Professor at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

He is a Fellow Member and the Scientific Board of ECNP ( European College of Neuropsychopharmacology) and serves in its Educational Committee. He is the Advisory Council of the International Center for Autism Research and Education (Icare4autism, New York) and the International Advisory Board of the American Psychiatric Association for the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, for its Fourth Edition (DSM-IV) and the Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Spectrum Workgroup for the DSM-V. He is a member of the board of directors of the International College for Obsessive-Compulsive Syndromes (ICOCS) and an Associate Director of the European Certificate, International Master Course in Affective Neuroscience, Universities of Maastricht, Florence, Bristol and Tel Aviv. Since May 2013 he serves as a member of board of directors for Clinical TMS Society.

His current collaborative research projects are in the areas of treatment-resistant OCD, PANDAS, Anxiety in Psychosis, Anxiety Disorder in pregnancy, the puerperium and postpartum, and the ADHD – OCD spectrum. He is particularly interested in rTMS and Neuromodulation treatments. He is a member of the Editorial Board of the American Journal of Psychiatry and of the CNS Spectrums, where he is also a columnist and International Editor of American Psychiatric Publishing Inc.

Clinical focus: Clinical rTMS for treatment of auditory hallucination, bipolar mood disorders, depression, resistant OCD.

PANDAS. Impulse Control disorder.

Research: Dr. Pallanti's most recent interests are Clinical Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS / deep TMS ) in adult and young adult with Resistant disorders, Depression Bipolar and Psychotic disorders including Schizophrenia spectrum, Prodromal, early Onset, treatment of Resistant Hallucination, treatment of Negative and Cognitive Symptoms in Schizophrenia and treatment of Resistant OCD-Impulsive Spectrum Disorder, including Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Anxiety, OCD spectrum disorders including Pathological Gambling and other Behavioral Addiction and Impulse Control Disorders are in his area of expertise.