Schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and mental health
- Department of Psychology
- College of Social Science
- Website: http://psychology.msu.edu/Faculty/FacultyMember.aspx?netid=kthakkar
- Contact at: (517) 884 8489 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Her research program aims to understand the biological basis of psychotic disorders, namely schizophrenia. She uses translational methods, largely grounded in animal neurophysiology, to examine the basic building blocks of impaired cognition, disrupted social abilities, and the core disturbances in the sense of self purported to characterize psychosis.