Juris Janavs

Juris Janavs, MD

Clinical Research Associate, College of Medicine Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences

Contact Info 4001 E. Fletcher Avenue
Tampa FL 33613

Academic Email: jjanavs@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone:(813) 396-0637


  • MD, American University of the Caribbean, 1986

Academic Philosophy


Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Allergy, Immunology & Infectious Disease
  • Biomedical Engineering & Nanomedicine
  • Neurodegenerative Disease
  • Neuroscience

Research Interests

  • Co-author on many publications cited in aggregate over 22,722 times in the medical literature
  • Coordinated and sub-investigator in over 90 multi-site clinical research trials in Alzheimer’s, Psychiatry and hypertension totaling over $17 million dollars
  • Conducted over 120 community presentations and training sessions on various Psychiatric topics in 19 different countries to various pharmaceutical companies, universities, CROs and investigators' meetings
  • Co-author on 13 publications in research journals, 4 abstracts and 14 poster presentations
  • Co-author on the M.I.N.I. International Neuropsychiatric interview, now translated into over 50 different languages
  • Mentored volunteers, psychiatry residents, support staff and other research staff
  • Provided consultation on using and interpreting research instruments to 18 major pharmaceutical firms