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Jorge Lopez-Castroman

Jorge Lopez-Castroman, M.D., Ph.D., works as attending psychiatrist at the Department of Emergency Psychiatry of Montpellier University Hospital while continuing his research in association with INSERM, Montpellier, France. He has authored or coauthored more than 50 peer-reviewed papers in international journals. His research has been mainly focused in the evolution of mental disorders, suicidal behaviors, substance use disorders and bipolar disorder.

Dr. Lopez-Catroman obtained the European doctoral degree by the Autonoma University of Madrid and has received several awards and research grants. During the last five years his clinical work has been devoted to post-acute care programs for suicidal patients in Madrid and Montpellier.

Examining Hippocampal Volume In Older Adults With Depression

The overall prevalence of depression among the older population is around 7% and, hence, is a major health issue. Depression may be associated with global cerebral gray matter change. In particular, several structural magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) studies examined the […]