Genetic Determinants of Depression: Recent Findings and Future Directions

  title={Genetic Determinants of Depression: Recent Findings and Future Directions},
  author={E. Dunn and Ruth C Brown and Yael G Dai and J. Rosand and N. Nugent and A. Amstadter and J. Smoller},
  journal={Harvard Review of Psychiatry},
  • E. Dunn, Ruth C Brown, +4 authors J. Smoller
  • Published 2015
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Harvard Review of Psychiatry
  • Learning ObjectivesAfter participating in this activity, learners should be better able to: 1. Evaluate current evidence regarding the genetic determinants of depression 2. Assess findings from studies of gene-environment interaction 3. Identify challenges to gene discovery in depression AbstractDepression is one of the most prevalent, disabling, and costly mental health conditions in the United States and also worldwide. One promising avenue for preventing depression and informing its clinical… CONTINUE READING
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