Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Will J Cronenwett, MD

Will J Cronenwett, MD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Focus of Work

Bio

Clinically, I am interested in early detection and early treatment of emerging psychotic disorders to protect cognition and prevent disability. My primary research interest interest is in biological markers of neuropsychiatric conditions, especially anatomical and neurocognitive endophenotypes of severe mental illnesses such as schizophrenia. Recent projects have used structural magnetic resonance imaging to correlate cognitive performance and symptoms with anatomical changes. Ongoing projects ...[Read full text]Clinically, I am interested in early detection and early treatment of emerging psychotic disorders to protect cognition and prevent disability. My primary research interest interest is in biological markers of neuropsychiatric conditions, especially anatomical and neurocognitive endophenotypes of severe mental illnesses such as schizophrenia. Recent projects have used structural magnetic resonance imaging to correlate cognitive performance and symptoms with anatomical changes. Ongoing projects include longitudinal studies of subjects at risk for developing schizophrenia and clinical research into strategies for enhancing cognition in schizophrenia.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: Tulane University (2004)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital) (2008)
  • Board Certification: Psychiatry

Contact

312/926-2323

NMH/Onterie Building Suite 7-100
446 E Ontario
Chicago IL 60611