[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Prof. Walter studied medicine in Magdeburg and Lyon and received his board certification and habilitation in Psychiatry and Psychotherapy at the Department of Psychiatry, Magdeburg. He obtained his PhD at the local graduate school on the neurobiology of psychiatric disorders. In 2008 he founded the CANLAB at the school of medicine after working as a staff physician and postdoc in experimental psychiatry. International appointments include visiting professorships in China as well as research fellowships and clinical training in Boston, Kansas City and Zürich. Since 2011 he leads the research group on neuropsychiatry at the Leibniz Institute for Neurobiology and he initiated the “Cognitive Neuroimaging” module at the Integrative Neuroscience Programme of the Otto von Guericke University. Since 2016, Prof.Walter is the chief attending of the Department of Psychiatry and head of the Section of Translational Psychiatry at the University of Tubingen, Germany.
Prof Walter is the head of Biomedical Image Analysis Group focuses on methods for multimodal image analysis of brain imaging data including structural, functional and metabolic data. The Group has an emphasis on connectivity analyses, our group investigates brain networks of healthy subjects as well as patients with psychiatric diseases, particularly depressed patients.[/vc_column_text][vc_message icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-address-card-o”]https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=zxWBU3IAAAAJ&hl=en[/vc_message][/vc_column][/vc_row]