The Green Lab
UCLA/VA Greater Los Angeles
UCLA

The Green Laboratory is a clinical research team dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders through a better understanding of cognition, social cognition, and motivation. In addition, the Green Lab has a program of research to understand and improve community integration for homeless Veterans.

The Green Lab is part of the UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA, and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) VISN 22 Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center (MIRECC). The laboratory includes faculty members and postdoctoral fellows with expertise in cognitive neuroscience, psychiatric rehabilitation, and clinical trials of novel treatments. Funding for the research projects in the Green Lab come from the National Institute of Mental Health, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and private foundations.

All research projects in the Green Lab include the following themes:

  • New!!! We are thrilled to announce that our newly-funded VA Rehabilitation R&D Center on Enhancing Community Integration for Homeless Veterans will begin operations on October 1, 2020. Stay tuned for updates to our website and to the VA Research website.
  • NEW!!! The Effects of COVID-19 Social Distancing on Community Integration for Veterans with Vulnerabilities (for more details, look under the Current Studies tab at the top of the page)
  • Cognitive, Social & Affective Neuroscience
  • Psychosocial and Training Interventions
  • Psychopharmacological and Neurostimulation Interventions
  • Veteran Homelessness

VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System

11301 Wilshire Blvd.
Bldg. 210, Room 230
Los Angeles, CA 90073
Phone: (310) 268-3376
Fax: (310) 268-4056

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