PERT Laboratory

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  • Personality and Emotion Research and Treatment (PERT) Laboratory

    The Personality and Emotion Research and Treatment (PERT) Laboratory within the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at the University of Mississippi Medical Center is a translational research laboratory combining basic experimental research on the mechanisms underlying personality pathology, posttraumatic stress disorder, and addictive and impulsive behaviors with treatment outcome research focused on the development of novel interventions to target these difficulties. 

    Directors are Kim L. Gratz, PhD, and Matthew T. Tull, PhD. 

    Interested in participating in one of our research studies? Click here.

    For more information

    • Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior 
              ND442 - ND455, 4th Floor, Office Annex 2 
              University of Mississippi Medical Center
              2500 N. State St. 
              Jackson, MS 39216 
              Phone: (601) 815-6344
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    • Map to PERT lab

    Upcoming Events and Notices

    ISSPD XIV conference
    ISSPD XIV conference

    Join us October 13-16, 2015 for the International Society for the Study of Personality Disorders conference in Montreal, Canada!