Scott P. Orr, Ph.D.

Investigator, Senior
Psychiatry, Mass General Research Institute
Associate Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School
Research Scientist
Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
PhD Dartmouth College 1982
combat disorders; conditioning (psychology); extinction, psychological; fear; galvanic skin response; startle reaction; stress disorders, post-traumatic; veterans
The Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Research Laboratory at Massachusetts General Hospital conducts federally-funded psychophysiological and neuroimaging research into PTSD.

The research done at the Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Research Laboratory seeks to understand both the causes of PTSD and preventative measures that can be taken to prevent its occurrence.
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Research Lab Publications
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