Quotes by Thomas R. Insel

About Thomas R. Insel:

Thomas Roland Insel is an American neuroscientist and psychiatrist who has led the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) since 2002. Prior to becoming Director of NIMH, he was Director of the Center for Behavioral Neuroscience at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. He is best known for research on oxytocin and vasopressin, two peptide hormones implicated in complex social behaviors, such as parental care and attachment.

Author Bio

  • NameThomas R. Insel
  • DescriptionAmerican neuroscientist
  • BornOctober 19, 1951
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionPsychiatrist; Neuroscientist