Vidar M. Steen
The etiology, biology and genetics of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and cognitive dysfunction.
Mechanisms of action and adverse effects of antipsychotic drugs.
The role of demyelination in psychotic disorders.
Animal and cellular models in psychiatry.
1981-1987 Medical School (MD), the University of Bergen, Norway.
1987-1990 PhD candidate, the University of Bergen, Norway.
“Søren Falch and opthalmologist Sigurd Falchs Award for Young Scientists” at the Faculty of Medicine, Univ of Bergen (UoB) (1996).
“L. Meltzers Høyskole Foundation Award for Young Scientists”, UoB (1997).
The Research Publication of the Year 2000 at the Faculty of Medicine, UoB.
The Research Group of the Year 2008 at the Faculty of Medicine, UoB.
Appointment as NCMM Associate Investigator (2009-).