The research done in the Lewis Lab has been highly cited and influential. In January, 2022, Dr. Lewis had a Researcher ID h-index of 106.

Dr. Lewis was named a 2020 Clarivate Highly Cited Researcher, based on his publications ranking in the top 1% by citations for field and year in the Web of Science.

Interviews on Schizophrenia Research
Charlie Rose Brain Series: Schizophrenia As part of the Charlie Rose Brain Series, with co-host Dr. Kandel, Dr. Lewis and a panel of other scientists discuss schizophrenia, its treatments, and current research.

Schizophrenia: The Making of a Troubled Mind. David Dobs asks “where does one begin and the other end” in relation to schizophrenia research. The News Feature reviews the importance of the Lewis Lab’s work.

Laboratory of David A. Lewis, MD

Researching the neural circuitry of the prefrontal cortex and related brain regions, and the alterations of this circuitry in schizophrenia.



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