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Office of Neuroscience - Division of Psychiatry


The Division of Psychiatry (DP) regulates and reviews Investigational New Drug (IND) applications and marketing applications for products for the treatment of psychiatric diseases and conditions, such as bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, major depressive disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic attacks, posttraumatic stress disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, autism spectrum disorder, and insomnia.

Director: Tiffany R. Farchione, M.D. (Acting)
Deputy Director: Bernie Fischer, M.D.
Deputy Director for Safety: Marc Stone, M.D.
Safety Regulatory Project Manager: Ermias Zerislassie, Pharm.D.

Regulatory Operations
Chiefs of Project Management Staff:
 Paul David, R.Ph. and Steve Hardeman, R.Ph.

Contact Us

Mailing Address: 

Food and Drug Administration
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
Division of Psychiatry (DP)
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20993
Building 22, Suite 4200
Phone: (301) 796-2260
Fax: (301) 796-9841

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