José Alexandre de Souza Crippa

Professional Address

University of São Paulo, Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirão Preto, Department of Neurosciences and Behavior.
Clinical Hospital – University Campus
Avenida dos Bandeirantes, 3900 – Monte Alegre
Postal Code 14048-900 – Ribeirão Preto, SP – Brazil
Telephone: 55 (16) 3602.2703
Fax: 55 (16) 3635.0713


Graduated in Medicine from the Federal University of Paraná (1994), took residency at the Clinical Hospital of the Faculty of Medicine of USP-RP (1995-1998). Obtained the doctoral degree in medicine (Mental Health) from FMRP, University of Sao Paulo (2001). Postdoctoral degree accomplished at the Institute of Psychiatry in London (London University, Kings College) in the area of ​​neuroimaging (2002-2003). He is currently tenured Professor of the Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Medical Psychology, FMRP, University of Sao Paulo, and coordinator of the service of the Mental Health Liaison of FMRP-USP Clinical Hospital and productivity researcher of CNPq.

Areas of Interest

Dr. Crippa has experience in the area of psychiatry with emphasis on neuroimaging and psychopharmacology developing his work mainly on the following topics: cannabinoids, social anxiety, assessment instruments in psychiatry and liaison psychiatry.

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