Neuropsychopharmacology (journal)

Neuropsychopharmacology is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Springer Nature. It was established in 1987 and is an official publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. The journal covers all aspects of neuropsychopharmacology, including clinical and basic science research into the brain and behavior, the properties of agents acting within the central nervous system, and drug targeting and development.

Edited byWilliam A. Carlezon Jr.
Publication details
Hybrid; Delayed, after 6 months
8.294 (2021)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Neuropsychopharmacology
ISSN0893-133X (print)
1740-634X (web)
OCLC no.815994337


Over the years, there have been eight editors-in-chief, including J. Christian Gillin (1987-1993), Ronald D. Ciaranello (1994), Herbert Y. Meltzer (1994-1998), Hans C. Fibiger (1995-1998), Robert H. Lenox (1999-2001), Charles B. Nemeroff (2002-2006), and James H. Meador-Woodruff (2007-2012).[1] Since 2013, William A. Carlezon, Jr. (Harvard Medical School) has been editor.

Abstracting and indexingEdit

The journal is abstracted and indexed in:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2021 impact factor of 8.294.[10]


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