Alejandro D. Meruelo, M.D. Ph.D.

University of California, San Diego
Dept. of Psychiatry

Alejandro D. Meruelo, M.D. Ph.D. Senior Scholar


Dr. Alejandro Meruelo is an Assistant Professor at UCSD. He earned his bachelor’s degree with honors in Physics from the California Institute of Technology in 2006, his Ph.D. in Molecular and Structural Biology from UCLA in 2012 and his M.D. from UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine in 2014. Dr. Meruelo's studies are funded through a K award from the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. His proposed studies will integrate neuroimaging, machine learning, and advanced statistics to extricate the complex relationship between depression and alcohol use.

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La Jolla, CA 92037




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