Director, Principal Investigator
Dr. Jamie Feusner is Professor-in-Residence in the UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, where he has been on the faculty since 2006. Dr. Feusner completed medical school and his psychiatry residency training at UCLA, followed by a clinical fellowship and a neuroimaging research fellowship. He is funded by the NIH to study gender identity and own body perception, and the effects of hormone treatments, in individuals with gender dysphoria. His research integrates individuals’ experiences, body perception, brain structure and function, hormones, stress, and neurocognition, in the interest of improving health outcomes of gender-affirming treatments.