Michael Mrizek, M.D.

Credentials

    Experience

  • Private Practice (Psychiatry & Psychotherapy)
    Washington, DC
  • Supervisory Physician (Psychiatry)
    The National Intrepid Center of Excellence,
    Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
  • Psychiatrist (Neuropsychiatry, Psychiatry & Psychotherapy)
    Consultation Liaison & Traumatic Brain Injury Services,
    Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
  • Fellow (Clinical Research) & Psychiatrist (Psychosomatic Medicine)
    National Institute of Mental Health,
    National Institute of Health, Washington, DC
  • Resident Psychiatrist
    The George Washington University, Washington, DC

    Education

  • Psychoanalytic Studies Program
    Washington Baltimore Center for Psychoanalysis, Washington, DC
  • Doctor of Medicine
    University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX
  • Master of Science (Biology & Neurobiology)
    University of Texas, San Antonio, TX
  • Bachelor of Science (Molecular & Cellular Biology)
    Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

    Licensure & Board Certification

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • DC Medical License (MD038743)

    Talks & Publications

  • A Case of Cerebellar Affective Syndrome?,
    Neuropsychiatric Case Conference, Department of Psychiatry,
    Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, 2015.
  • Somatic Symptom Disorders,
    Grand Rounds, Neurology,
    Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, 2013.
  • A Case of Hope But no Fulfillment,
    Grand Rounds, Department of Psychiatry,
    The George Washington University, Washington, DC, 2011.
  • Implicit Memory,
    Grand Rounds, Department of Psychiatry,
    The George Washington University, Washington, DC, 2010.
  • Exercise preconditioning reduces brain damage and inhibits TNF-alpha receptor expression after hypoxia/reoxygenation: an in vivo and in vitro study. Ding YH, Mrizek M, Lai Q, Wu Y, Reyes R Jr, Li J, Davis WW, Ding Y. Current Neurovascular Research, volume 3(4), pp. 263-71, 2006.
  • Early inflammatory response in rat brain after peripheral thermal injury. Reyes R Jr, Wu Y, Lai Q, Mrizek M, Berger J, Jimenez DF, Barone CM, Ding Y. Neuroscience Letters, volume 407(1), pp. 11-15, 2006.
  • Exercise preconditioning ameliorates brain inflammatory injury via TNF signaling pathway, Mrizek M, Wu Y, Ding Y. National Medical Student Reserach Conference, 2006.

    Research

  • Category Specific Physiologic Response to Implicit Visual Stimuli,
    Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, NIH, DC.
  • Early Inflammatory Response After Hypoxia in Brain,
    Laboratory of Yuchuang Ding, M.D., Ph.D., UTHSCSA, TX.
  • Extracellular Matrix in LTP in the Hippocampus,
    Laboratory of Richard LeBaron, Ph.D., UTSA, TX.
  • Extracellular Matrix in LTP,
    Specialized Neuroscience Research Fellowship, Woods Hole, MA.
  • Patch-clamp Single Cell Electrophysiology in Basal Ganglia,
    Laboratory of Charles Wilson, Ph.D., UTSA, TX.