Leadership

Director

Srijan Sen, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Eisenberg Family Depression Center, Frances and Kenneth Eisenberg Professor of Depression and Neurosciences, Professor of Psychiatry, University of Michigan's Associate Vice President for Research for the Health Sciences, Professor and Research Professor of Psychiatry and Molecular & Behavioral Neuroscience Institute

Srijan Sen is the Frances and Kenneth Eisenberg Professor of Depression and Neurosciences. Dr. Sen’s research focuses on the interactions between genes and the environment and their effect on stress, anxiety, and depression. He also has a particular interest in medical education, and leads a large multi-institution study that uses medical internship as a model of stress.

Deputy Director

Patricia Deldin, Ph.D., Associate Director Professor of Psychology, College of Literature, Science & the Arts Professor of Psychiatry

Patricia Deldin is a professor of Psychology and an associate professor of Psychiatry at the University of Michigan. Following a two year research position at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), Dr. Deldin received her Ph.D. from the University of Illinois, with a major in clinical psychology and a minor in biological psychology. She then completed an internship at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Deldin was on the faculty of Harvard University (1995-2003) before coming to the University of Michigan in 2003.

Dr. Deldin is deputy director of the Eisenberg Family Depression Center and serves on the board of directors of the Society for Research in Psychopathology.

Her primary research program is comprised of information processing studies designed to distinguish memory, attention, and expectancy dysfunction in major depressives, dysthymics and controls. ERP, fMRI and behavioral studies provide complementary portraits of cognitive and emotional processing associated with depression.

Associate Director

Rosalind Garcia-Tosi, Sc.D, M.PH., M.S.W. Associate Director of Administration

Rosalind Garcia-Tosi joined the Depression Center in 2013 as the Associate Director of Administration. She holds “chief-of-staff” responsibilities for the Eisenberg Family Depression Center – she provides administrative oversight, coordinates inter-disciplinary initiatives, monitors and implements initiatives and projects and she also provides strategic planning support. Dr. Garcia-Tosi also functions as principal liaison for the Executive Director and other faculty leadership within and outside of the organization. Prior to joining the Eisenberg Family Depression Center, Dr. Garcia-Tosi held various positions at a children’s health center, including Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Director of Strategic Planning and Evaluation, and Chair of the Institutional Review Board. She has worked for a public health policy research organization evaluating maternal and child health programs. Dr. Garcia-Tosi earned her Doctor of Science in Health Systems Management from Tulane University’s School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine and holds a Master’s in Public Health in Health Management & Policy and a Master of Social Work in Administration from the University of Michigan. She has extensive expertise in program evaluation, maternal and child health, mental health, management, strategic planning, collaboration, health equity, and health disparities. Dr. Garcia-Tosi also teaches a Program Evaluation course at the University of Michigan School of Social Work.