We need an operational framework for heterogeneity in psychiatric research

We need an operational framework for heterogeneity in psychiatric research

J Psychiatry Neurosci 2020;45(1):3-6 | PDF

Abraham Nunes, MD, MBA; Thomas Trappenberg, PhD; Martin Alda, MD


Affiliations: From the Department of Psychiatry (Nunes, Alda) and the Faculty of Computer Science (Trappenberg, Nunes), Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada.

Funding: The authors receive funding from Genome Canada (A. Nunes, M. Alda); the Dalhousie Department of Psychiatry Research Fund (A. Nunes, M. Alda); the Canadian Institutes of Health Research grant #64410 (M. Alda); a Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation Scotia Scholars Graduate Scholarship (A. Nunes); and a Killam Postgraduate Scholarship (A. Nunes).

Competing interests: None declared.

DOI: 10.1503/cjs.190198

Correspondence to: M. Alda, 5909 Veterans’ Memorial Lane, Abbie J. Lane Memorial Building (room 3088), QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, NS B3H 2E2; malda@dal.ca.