The goals of the Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Program are to provide the most effective clinical care to individuals with OCD, to conduct research to identify its causes with the aim of developing more effective treatments and preventive measures, and advocating through education for those suffering from OCD.
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Meet Our Co-DirectorGerald Nestadt, M.B.B.Ch., M.P.H.
Dr. Gerald Nestadt, a psychiatrist, co-directs the OCD Clinic at Johns Hopkins Hospital and is the Principal Investigator of the OCD Family/Genetic Studies. He has over 20 years of experience providing treatment for patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and other psychiatric disorders as well as extensive experience conducting clinical research in psychiatry.