Principle Laboratory Director

Joshua D. Woolley, MD/PhD



Joshua D. Woolley received his MD and PhD in neuroscience from the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Woolley's work has involved studying the mechanisms behind neurodegenerative and neuropsychiatric illnesses.


Dr. Woolley is currently a psychiatrist and Assistant Professor at UCSF and the San Francisco VA Medical Center.


Dr. Woolley's research interests involve examining the role of oxytocin as a potential biomarker for psychosis, its ability to affect dyadic family interactions, and its effectiveness in treating social cognitive deficits in adults and adolescents with neuropsychiatric disease.