Thomas Frazier, II, Ph.D.
I am originally from: Geneva, OH
Today, I live in: Cleveland, OH
My Undergraduate Degree was in: Psychology, from: John Carroll University
My Graduate Degree was in: MA & PhD in Clinical Psychology, from: Case Western Reserve University
I currently work at: Cleveland Clinic
About My Work:
My field of study is: Bipolar Disorder - Translational Modeling of Bipolar Disorder Neurobiology – from genetics to identifying structural brain abnormalities to understanding cognitive processes and symptoms
I enjoy this because: There is a tremendous need for more effective bipolar disorder treatments.
I am currently working on: A study examinig the relationships between candidate genes for bipolar disorder, frontal-limbic brain abnormalities, and cognitive measures of impulsivity.
More About Me:
Right Handed or Left Handed: Left
What is your favorite word? Touchdown
What place in the world would you most like to visit? Ireland
What was the last song that played on your iPod? The Best Imitation of Myself (Ben Folds)
Favorite TV show: Through the Wormhole
Desk: messy or organized? Somewhere in between
How many languages can you speak and what are they? 1 - English...I butcher French
Do you play any instruments? No. I am the only person in my family without musical talent.
Your Perfect Pizza: Sausage and Pepperoni
If I was not doing what I am doing today, I might be working as: A Basketball Coach
Here is what I'd like to share with the world: Find what you are passionate about and do it - don't ever give up.
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