Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Matthew James Smith, PhD

Matthew James Smith, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences



NMH/Onterie Building Suite 7-100
446 E Ontario
Chicago IL 60611

Education and Certification

PhD: University of Wisconsin, Social Welfare (2006)


Description of Interests

Dr. Smith's primary research interests focus on the neurobiology and treatment of social cognitive impairments associated with neuropsychiatric disorders (Schizophrenia, Autism) and their relationships to community-based functioning (e.g., employment). My research also focuses on the influence of cannabis use on brain structure and function.

Interests (Keywords)

Autism Spectrum Disorders; Clinical Research; Drug Abuse; Internet Intervention; Neuroscience; Schizophrenia

Research and Publications

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