Justin Baker, MD PhD

Lab Director

Lab Director

Justin T. Baker has a background in neuroscience and clinical psychiatry. He is currently the Director of Functional Neuroimaging and Bioinformatics for the Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder Research Program at McLean Hospital, as well as the Scientific Director of the Institute for Technology in Psychiatry. Dr. Baker earned both his PhD and MD from Washington University in St. Louis in 2007, and completed his residency in psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital and McLean Hospital. 

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Recent Publications: 

Wright, A. C., Browne, J., Skiest, H., Bhiku, K., Baker, J. T., & Cather, C. (2021). The relationship between conventional clinical assessments and momentary assessments of symptoms and functioning in schizophrenia spectrum disorders: A systematic review. Schizophrenia Research, 232, 11–27.

Eichi, H. R., Coombs, G., 3rd, Rauch, S., Buckner, R., & Baker, J. (2021). Intensive Longitudinal Assessment of College Transition and Psychiatric Illness Supports an Energy Allostatic Model of Depression and Sleep-Wake Dynamics. Biological Psychiatry, 89(9), S333–S334.

Bloomingdale, P., Karelina, T., Cirit, M., Muldoon, S. F., Baker, J., McCarty, W. J., Geerts, H., & Macha, S. (2021). Quantitative systems pharmacology in neuroscience: Novel methodologies and technologies. CPT: Pharmacometrics & Systems Pharmacology, 10(5), 412–419.

Chen, J., Müller, V. I., Dukart, J., Hoffstaedter, F., Baker, J. T., Holmes, A. J., Vatansever, D., Nickl-Jockschat, T., Liu, X., Derntl, B., Kogler, L., Jardri, R., Gruber, O., Aleman, A., Sommer, I. E., Eickhoff, S. B., & Patil, K. R. (2021). Intrinsic connectivity patterns of task-defined brain networks allow individual prediction of cognitive symptom dimension of schizophrenia and are linked to molecular architecture. Biological Psychiatry, 89(3), 308–319.