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Stefano Pallanti MD, Ph.D.

Stefano Pallanti


Since 2005 Dr. Stefano Pallanti has been operating rTMS and Neuromodulation treatments for psychiatric and psychological disorders at his private center, The Istituto di Neuroscienze in Firenze, Italy. He is a Chair of the European Network for Neuromodulation at the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP).

Dr. Stefano Pallanti founded the Institute of Neurosciencessince in1989 in order to apply cutting-edge scientific research to the therapy.

He is a Professor of Psychiatry at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, and at Imperial College, London. Previously, Dr. Pallanti held the position of Professor of Psychiatry and TMS Consultant at Stanford University California and was the
founder and Director of the Strategic Center of Excellence of Psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York.

Dr. Pallanti serves on many distinguished boards and advisory councils, including the European Commission for Depression Treatments, the World Health Organization as an expert on anxiety, and the World Health Organization COVID-19 Clinical research Coalition’s Ethics Working Group.

Dr. Pallanti is an Executive Committee Member, Fellow Member, and the Scientific Board of ECNP and serves in its Educational Committee. He is the Advisory Council of the International Center for Autism Research and Education (Icare4autism, New York), a Fellow 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-5.

Dr. Pallanti is a member of the board of directors of the International College for Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders (ICOCS) and an Associate Director of the European Certificate, International Master Course in Affective Neuroscience. Dr. Pallanti is a member of the New York Society of Psychiatry and an International fellow member of the American Psychiatric Association.

In 2019 Dr. Pallanti has been appointed a faculty and speaker of the International Psychopharmacology Course of the Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital Psychiatry Academy and of the Training School at Clare College, Cambridge University, the UK for the European Network for Problematic Usage of the Internet.

He is particularly active in rTMS, Neuromodulation, Photo-Bio Modulation and non-invasive Vagus Nerve Stimulation covering a broad area of Neuro-Psychiatry. He is Editor of Archive of Behavioral Addiction, Deputy Editor of CNS Spectrums, where he is also a columnist. He has published more than 400 peer-reviewed papers, 12 books, 4 manuals of Psychiatry and his H index is 58 as of October 2021.