Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Psychiatry Grand Rounds Speaker
Mark S. George, M.D.
Mark S. George, MD is a distinguished Professor of Psychiatry, Radiology, and Neuroscience as well as Director of the Center for Advanced Imaging Research and the Brain Stimulation Laboratory at the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston. He received his medical degree and completed dual residencies at MUSC in both neurology and psychiatry and is board certified in both areas.
After a fellowship in London in 1989, where he first encountered transcranial magnetic stimulation, and four years at the National Institute of Mental Health in Bethesda, Maryland, he returned to Charleston, where he has conducted pioneering work with functional imaging of the brain and several brain stimulation techniques, particularly TMS and vagus nerve stimulation. He is on several editorial review boards, has published over 300 scientific articles or book chapters, holds eight patents, and has written or edited four books.
Dr. George is the editor-in-chief of a new journal titled Brain Stimulation: Basic Translational and Clinical Research in Neuromodulation. He resides in Sullivan’s Island, SC.
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