Dr. Elliot S. Gershon MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Elliot Gershon is a psychiatrist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with University of Chicago Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 43 years. He is one of 10 doctors at University of Chicago Medical Center who specialize in Psychiatry. He also speaks multiple languages, including Hebrew.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: General Psychiatry, Psychopharmacology

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Psychiatry, 1969 - 1970

Mass Mental Health Center
Residency, Psychiatry, 1966 - 1969

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1965 - 1966

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1965

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 37 years in Psychiatry

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Risk counselling for family members in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.
Gershon, E. S.

Enrichment of cis-regulatory gene expression SNPs and methylation quantitative trait loci among bipolar disorder susceptibility variants.
Gamazon, E. R.,Badner, J. A.,Cheng, L.,Zhang, C.,Zhang, D.,Cox, N. J.,Gershon, E. S.,Kelsoe, J. R.,Greenwood, T. A.,Nievergelt, C. M.,Chen, C.,McKinney, R.,Shilling, P. D.,Schork, N. J.,Smith, E. N.,Bloss, C. S.,Nurnberger, J. I.,Edenberg, H. J.,Foroud, T.,Koller, D. L.,Scheftner, W. A.,Coryell, W.,Rice, J.,Lawson, W. B.,Nwulia, E. A.,Hipolito, M.,Byerley, W.,McMahon, F. J.,Schulze, T. G.,Berrettini, W. H.,Potash, J. B.,Zandi, P. P.,Mahon, P. B.,McInnis, M. G.,Zöllner, S.,Zhang, P.,Craig, D. W.

Expression of the G72/G30 gene in transgenic mice induces behavioral changes.
Cheng, L.,Hattori, E.,Nakajima, A.,Woehrle, N. S.,Opal, M. D.,Zhang, C.,Grennan, K.,Dulawa, S. C.,Tang, Y. P.,Gershon, E. S.,Liu, C.

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