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Each episode of AJP Audio brings you an in-depth look at one of the articles featured in that month’s issue of The American Journal of Psychiatry, the official journal of the American Psychiatric Association. Wide-ranging interviews with article authors cover the background, rationale, main findings, and future implications of the research.

Dec 1, 2019

Executive Editor Michael Roy speaks with Antonia Kaczkurkin, Ph.D., and Theodore Satterthwaite, M.D., about their research on how different measures of brain structure (cortical thickness and volume) in youths are associated with various dimensions of psychopathology.

  • What this study aimed to achieve [3:19]
  • Dimensions of psychopathology identified in the study [6:33]
  • Description of a novel method to identify structural brain networks [8:17]
  • Main findings of the research [9:53]
  • Whether information about psychopathology can be gleaned from structural networks in the brain [11:09]
  • What further studies should explore [12:20]
  • Implications of the work [13:11]

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