H. George Nurnberg, M.D., serves as a Professor of psychiatry and is an Interim Chair for the Department of Psychiatry at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center and School of Medicine. As a Director of clinical research in psychiatry, Nurnberg served as a Principal Investigator for a government (RO-1) independent investigator industry-supported studies in depression, bipolar, anxiety, alcohol/substance abuse, antidepressant treatment, psychiatric classification, borderline personality disorder, and treatment of antidepressant-induced sexual dysfunction. Research on NANC novel signaling and PDE5I treatment of antidepressant medication treatment-associated sexual dysfunction and two multicenter studies were reported in JAMA awarded prizes at national and international meetings. A more recent focus is on evidence-based treatment research on effectiveness, risk stratification in borderline personality disorder, and side effects in reducing disease management outcomes of medication treatments. He published numerous, over 250, peer-reviewed articles and book chapters on a variety of the mentioned topics and has presented at numerous grand rounds, annual meetings of the American Psychiatric Association, and a broad range of other national and international associations. Nurnberg is a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, Fellow of the American Psychopathological Association, Fellow of the New York Academy of Medicine, and Diplomat of the National Board of Medical Examiners, and American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He has been awarded the Distinguished Service Award by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and the 2007 AUA Prize for Best Research among other awards and also serves on numerous advisory and editorial boards as well as a peer-reviewer for specialty journals.
Biography Updated on 31 October 2012