Brady, Kathleen, MD, PhD

Director, Clinical Neuroscience Division, Medical University of South Carolina
Director, Women's Research Center, Medical University of South Carolina
Professor of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina


Kathleen T. Brady, MD, PhD, is a board-certified psychiatrist specializing in addiction psychiatry.  As a Professor of Psychiatry at the Medical University of South Carolina, Dr. Brady is Director of the Clinical Neuroscience Division, Director of the Women’s Research Center, Associate Director of the General Clinical Research Center (GCRC), and Director of the Southern Consortium of NIDA’s Clinical Trials Network.

Dr. Brady received her PhD in Pharmacology from Virginia Commonwealth University and her MD degree from the Medical University of South Carolina, where she completed a residency in psychiatry, served as Chief Resident, and completed an Addiction Psychiatry fellowship.  Her research interests are in the areas of drug and alcohol abuse/addiction and comorbid conditions such as posttraumatic stress disorder and other anxiety disorders.  She has served as Principal Investigator, Co-Principal Investigator, and Mentor on numerous research projects.  She is currently in the 6th year of a NIDA-sponsored K24 Mid-Career Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research designed to support time spent in research mentoring activities.  In addition, she has received awards for her research, teaching, and clinical work, and has been listed in "Best Doctors in America" since 1998.

Dr. Brady has been very active in organizations addressing the concerns of psychiatry and addictions.  She is Past President of the Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse, she has served on the Scientific Advisory Council of the National Institute of Drug Abuse and the Committee on Community Based Treatment of the Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Science, as well as the Board of Directors of the College of Problems of Drug Dependence. She is currently the President of the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry.



Privacy Statement

This website uses Echo360 technologies. Echo360 partners with the world’s leading educational institutions and industry associations to enhance the teaching and learning experience for students and professionals like you. Our goal is to enable a more engaging and successful learning experience by providing you with live and on-demand access to study tools, videos, and collaboration capabilities in an online classroom to help you achieve your educational goals. We believe you should always know what data we collect from you and how we use it. As part of our ongoing commitment to transparency, and to support new European data protection laws, we're updating our Privacy Policy to inform you about the information that you share with us.

The revised policy will take effect on May 25, 2018. By using our services on or after that date, you'll be agreeing to these updates. We encourage you to read this document in full.

Echo360, Inc. 11955 Freedom Drive, Suite 700, Reston, VA 20190 USA