Dragan Svrakic

Professor of Psychiatry

Additional Titles & Roles


  • Director, Chemical Dependency Program

Education & Training


  • PhD: University of Belgrade, Beograd, Serbia, 1989
  • MD: University of Belgrade, Beograd, Serbia, 1978

Major Awards


  • Best Doctors in America,
  • Mortimer Goodman NAMI Award, 2012

Areas of Clinical Interest


Psychopharmacology
Chemical dependency
Personality and Personality Disorder

Research Interests


Chemical dependency
Personality and Personality Disorder
Genetics of Schizophrenia

Key Publications


Funded Research Projects


NIMH(Key Personnel):Molecular Genetics of Schizophrenia

VAST D study of refractory depression