We Can Help

The Fuqua Center helps aging adults, family members and
caregivers win the battle against late-life depression.

Meet Our Team

Our staff at The Fuqua Center is experienced and passionate
about helping those struggling with late-life depression.

Make an Appointment

The Fuqua Center is conveniently located at 12 Executive Park NE, On the 5th Floor,
at Emory University’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.

What is Depression?

Depression is a medical disorder that impacts over 20 million American adults overall and affects more than 7 million individuals over the age of 65.¬†Depression can affect…

What kind of help is available?

Approximately 90 percent of people with depression can be treated successfully with safe medications, psychotherapy, or other treatment options…

How to find help?

There are many good and effective treatments for depression. Browse helpful links and resources on our website if you or a loved one is suffering from depression…
“Depression is not a normal part of aging.”
– National Institute of Mental Health

Meet Our Team of Experts

William M. McDonald, MD graduated from Duke University Medical School in 1984 and was a… Read More


William M. McDonald, MD
JB Fuqua Chair for Late-Life Psychiatry;…

Meet the Staff Raymond Young, MD, FAPM Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Director… Read More


Raymond Young, MD, FAPM
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Be…

Meet the Staff Adriana Hermida, MD Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science Director,… Read More


Adriana Hermida, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Psych…

Meet the Staff Larry Tune, MD, MAS Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Neurology… Read More


Larry Tune, MD, MAS
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral S…

Meet the Staff Bharat R. Narapareddy, M.D Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science… Read More


Bharat R. Narapareddy, M.D
Assistant Professor in the Department of…

Meet the Staff Rachel Hershenberg, PH.D. Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Director of… Read More


Rachel Hershenberg, PH.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Be…