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Investigator Profile

Paulo Shiroma, MD

Positions
Staff Psychiatrist, Minneapolis VA
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota
Education
MD Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
Contact Information
paulo.shiroma@va.gov
Research Interests
My research background has focused on the study of ketamine and refractory depression and PTSD. Since 2013, I have been conducting studies on the use of repeated ketamine for treatment-resistant depression (TRD) and PTSD at the Minneapolis VA.
Publications
Full bibliography on PubMed
VA Research Topics
Psychiatry; Clinical Pharmacology
MeSH Key Words
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic; Depression