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Philippe Fossati is co-leader of the Social and Affective Neuroscience team at the ICM. He is full professor of Psychiatry at the Pitié-Salpêtrière hospital. He received a MD in 1993 and a PhD in Cognitive Neuroscience in 2001. He is scientific editor of the International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research. He is member of the French Society of Biological Psychiatry and of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP) Brain Imaging Network.

Research work

The Social and Affective Neuroscience (SAN) team gathers together three PIs with complementary expertise in affective neuroscience, social neuroscience, and psychiatry, with the aim of understanding the neural mechanisms by which social processes activate and regulate the emotional brain.