Daria Piacentino

Daria Piacentino, MD, PhD, MS


MD, PhD National Institutes of Health

Arlington, VA US



Psychiatrist with dual M.D./Ph.D. degree and with significant experience in clinical/translational research and clinical practice (schizophrenia, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, addictions, ADHD, etc.), acquired across the US and Europe. Experience in both academic and governmental institutes (worked at Sapienza University of Rome, Italy, and at the National Institutes of Health), international agencies (worked at the EU Agency European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction), and regularly collaborated with the pharmaceutical industry. Additional expertise in biostatistics and epidemiology (M.S. in medical statistics), strong written and verbal communication skills (including 30+ scientific presentations at national and international conferences), published extensively (50+ papers in peer-reviewed journals, 13 first-authored, H-index=18).

Neuroscience Sub-Discipline
Behavioral Neuroscience
Neuropharmacology and Neurochemistry
Analysis of Behavior and Cognition in Humans
Analysis of Behavior and Cognition in Non-human Animals
Data Analysis and Statistics

Awards & Fellowships

Award NameAward Participant StatusEnd Date
Trainee Professional Development Awards RecipientsWinner12/31/2021

Chapter Participation

ChapterTitleTerm StartTerm EndOfficer Status
Washington DC Metro Area ChapterChapter Representative7/8/202112/31/2099Current
Washington DC Metro Area ChapterPresident7/8/202112/31/2099Current