Bipolar Disorder; Cognitive Science; Dementia; Depression; Functional Neuroimaging; Neuroimmunology; Neuropsychopharmacology; Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, Depression, Neurobiology, Psychopharmacology, Neurocognition, Neuroimmunology, Functional Neuroimaging, Neurogenetics.
Ao. Univ. Prof. DDr. Gabriele Sachs is Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Medical University of Vienna (MUW), Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Division of Social Psychiatry, Austria. Prof. Sachs established a clinical research program for patients with schizophrenia at MUW, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy. She is head of the outpatient clinic for patients with schizophrenia and first episode patients and of the clinical cognitive neuroscience research group. From 2012 -2014 she was Medical Director of the Neuropsychiatric State -Hospital Wagner Jauregg Linz, Upper Austria. Since 2013 she is President of the Austrian Society of Neuropsychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry. Since 2015 she is a member of the ECNP Schizophrenia Network.
The main topic of her research work is on cognition and emotion recognition in patients with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, validation of new neuropsychological assessments and neuro-psychological intervention programs. She is specialist for Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology as well as Psychotherapy and Psychotherapeutic Medicine.