2019 FSA Annual Meeting

Dr. Cherian Verghese, MD, CPI

Principal Investigator, Keystone Clinical Studies


Board Certified in Psychiatry and Neurology, Dr. Verghese is regarded as an expert in the field of clinical research in CNS diseases in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area, with 90 trials under his supervision over the last 30 years. Having been trained and certified in three countries (MD, MRCPsych. and MD respectively from India, United Kingdom and the USA), he has unique knowledge and experience in treating patients with diseases of the Central Nervous System.

Prior to establishing Keystone Clinical Studies in 2003, Dr. Verghese was Associate Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at Albert Einstein Hospital in Philadelphia. He is the Site’s Medical Director and personally supervises all clinical work. He enjoys speaking and teaching, and doing grand rounds at several local hospitals. This includes community and caregiver education talks with local physician groups, senior centers, patient and caregiver support groups and community organizations.