Medical School
University of Arizona College of Medicine (2001)
Parkland Health & Hospital System (2002)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2005), Psychiatry

Research Interest

  • Co-occuring mood and substance use disorders
  • Psychotherapy education


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Escitalopram in Patients with Asthma and Major Depressive Disorder.
Brown ES, Sayed N, Van Enkevort E, Kulikova A, Nakamura A, Khan DA, Ivleva EI, Sunderajan P, Bender BG, Holmes T J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2018 Feb
A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Citicoline for Cocaine Dependence in Bipolar I Disorder.
Brown ES, Todd JP, Hu LT, Schmitz JM, Carmody TJ, Nakamura A, Sunderajan P, Rush AJ, Adinoff B, Bret ME, Holmes T, Lo A Am J Psychiatry 2015 May appiajp201514070857
A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Pregnenolone for Bipolar Depression.
Brown ES, Park J, Marx CE, Hynan LS, Gardner C, Davila D, Nakamura A, Sunderajan P, Lo A, Holmes T Neuropsychopharmacology 2014 Jun
Randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover trial of memantine for cognitive changes with corticosteroid therapy.
Brown ES, Vazquez M, Nakamura A Biol. Psychiatry 2008 Oct 64 8 727-9

Honors & Awards

  • Chief Resident
    UT Southwestern Department of Psychiatry (2005)
  • Magna cum laude
    Wellesley College (1997)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training (2017)