Thomas Frodl was born in Munich, Germany. After studying medicine in Berlin and Munich, he received the M.D. degree (summa cum laude) from Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich in Munich, Germany. Between 1998 and 2005, he was trained to become a specialist in psychiatry and psychotherapy at the Psychiatric Hospital and Clinics of the abovementioned university. He subsequently completed a 3-year training between 2007 and 2009 to become a supervisor of psychotherapy training. Since 2008, he has been working at Trinity College Dublin as a Professor of integrated neuroimaging and psychiatry funded from the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Stokes Professorship Program and at the Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Dublin, Ireland, incorporating the National Children's Hospital (AMNCH) and St. James Hospital, Dublin, and he serves there as a Professor Consultant of psychiatry and currently as the Acting Clinical Director. In 2012, he moved back to Germany to work as Clinical Director of the Centre for General Psychiatry II at Psychiatric Services of University of Regensburg and medical district Oberpfalz (medbo). His main research interest is in integrating neuroimaging, genetics, and inflammatory research in mood disorders and in determining structural and functional changes during disease and therapy.
Biography Updated on 5 March 2015