Andrei Pikalov, MD, PhD, Vice President, Head of Global Medical Affairs at Sunovion Pharmaceuticals speaks with The STARR’s Luke Kramer in this episode.

Dr. Pikalov, a licensed & Board Certified psychiatrist, possesses a unique combination of pharmaceutical industry leadership experience with scientific background and clinical expertise. He is a passionate advocate on issues related to patient’s access to new treatment options and has been an active supporter of many initiatives leading to better recognition and treatment of devastating mental disorders. In this podcast, Dr. Pikalov discusses why continued mental health research is critically important in finding treatments – and one day even cures – for mental health disorders.