The Women’s Mental Health Research Program (WMHRP) research team is comprised of faculty and staff from the Department of Psychiatry, as well as trainees from the various programs within the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Ece joined the lab in 2017 to work with Dr. Pauline Maki on an NIH-funded study on the use of stellate ganglion blockade for managing vasomotor symptoms in women. Ece received her Master’s in Psychology from DePaul University; her thesis focused on cognition and visual word recognition. She received her B.A.
The Women’s Mental Health Research Program relies on a strong network of multidisciplinary collaborators within UIC, nationally, and internationally, to advance research on women’s mental and cognitive health. A selection of researchers and clinicians we are currently collaborating with are included below.
Dr. Geller is a health services researcher and epidemiologist with expertise in women’s health, complementary and alternative medicine, and maternal mortality and morbidity. Dr. Geller has conducted research related to maternal mortality and morbidity since 1999.