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Dr. SherifKarama, MD,FRCP
Assistant Professor


General psychiatry



Douglas Mental Health University Institute
6875 LaSalle Blvd
Montreal
Quebec
H4H 1R3
514-761-6131


sherif.karama@mcgill.ca



Dr. Karama is an Assistant Professor of clinical psychiatry at McGill University. He conducts research on the neurobiological correlates of cognitive ability changes throughout the lifespan. He currently practises as a general at the Module d'Évaluation-Liaison (MEL) of the Douglas Mental Health University Institute.


Undergraduate: BSc, Université de Montréal
Medical School: MD, Université de Montréal

Residency: Psychiatry, McGill University


Association médical canadienne
American Psychiatric Association



Karama S, Ad-Dab’bagh Y, Haier R, Deary I, Evans A, The Brain Development Cooperative Group. Association between cortical thickness and the general intelligence factor on a representative US population of 6 to 18 year-olds. Intelligence. 37(2):145-155.

Haier RJ, Karama S, Leyba L, Jung R. MRI assessment of cortical thickness and functional activity changes in adolescent girls following three months of practice on a visual-spatial task. BMCResearch Notes. 2(174):1-7.

Karama S, Lal S. Adjunctive Topiramate in ultradian cycling bipolar disorder: case report with 3 year follow-up. European Psychiatry. 2006;21(4):280-1.

Joober R, Schmitz N, Malla A, Sengupta S, Karama S. Is olanzapine a brain sparing medication? Archives pf General Psychiatry. 2006;63:1202.

Joober R, Grizenko N, Sengupta S, Amor LB, Schmitz N, Schwartz G, Karama S, Lageix P, Fathalli F, Torkaman-Zehi A, Stepanian MT. Dopamine transport 3’-UTR VNTR genotype and ADHD: a pharmaco-behavioural genetic study with methylphenidate. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2007;32(6):1370-1376.

Potvin S, Mancini-Marië A, Fahim C, Mensour B, Levesque J, Karama S, Beauregard M, Stip E. Increased striatal gray matter densities in patients with schizophrenia and substance use disorder ; a voxel-based morphometry study. Psychiatry Research. 154(3):275-279.

Karama S, Ben Amor L, Grizenko N, Mbekou V, Torkamanzehi A, Lageix P, Baron C, Ter Stepanian M, Schwartz G, Joober R. Dopamine transporter gene and executive function in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a marker of neuropsychological heterogeneity. BMC Psychiatry. 8(45):1-9.

Karama S, Ben Amor L, Grizenko N, Ciampi A, Mbekou V, Ter Stepanian M, Lageix P, Baron C, Schwartz G, Joober R. Restricted academic situation scale: implications for ADHD. Journal of Attention Disorders. 12(5):442-8.

Joubert S, Beauregard M, Walter N, Bourgouin P, Beaudoin G, Leroux J-M, Karama S, Lecours AR. Neural correlates of lexical and sublexical processes in reading. Brain and Language. 2004 Apr;89(1):9-20.

Lyttelton O, Karama S, Ad-Dab'bagh Y, Carbonell F, Worsley K, Evans AC. Positional and surface area asymmetry of the human cerebral cortex explored through automated surface-based analysis. Neuroimage. 46(4):895-903.