Faculty

Grants

Principal Investigator Funded Research
Arpana Agrawal, PhD NIDA(PI):Cannabis, Depression and Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors
NIDA(PI):Cannabis and Tobacco Involvement: A Twin Study
NIAAA(PI):Age at First Drink and Alcoholism: Intersection of Genes and Environment
NIDA(PI):Delineating the Role of Genetic Influences on Cannabis Involvement
Andrey Anokhin, PhD NIDA(PI):Neurocognition, Genetics, and Adolescent Substance Abuse
NIAAA(PI):Neurocognitive Consequences of Underage Drinking
Andy Belden, PhD NIMH(PI):Neurobehavioral Correlates of Emotion Regulation in Healthy & Depressed Children

McDonnell Center for Systems Neuroscience (PI): Neurobiological Correlates of Cognitive Emotion Regulation in Healthy Children

NIMH(Key Personnel):Preschool Mood Disorders: Developmental Continuity and School Age Outcomes

1K01MH090515-01
Laura Jean Bierut, MD NIAAA (SUNY)(PI):Collaborative Study on the Genetics of Alcoholism
NIDA (PI): Nicotine Dependence to Smoking Cessation: Sequencing Common and Rare Variants
NIDA (Co-investigator): Genetically Informed Smoking Cessation Trial
NIDA (Co-investigator): Implications of Social Media Content and Engagement for Alcohol and Marijuana Use
NIDA (Co-investigator): Utilizing Interaction to Identify Novel Genetic Factors for Nicotine Dependence
NIDA (Co-investigator): Enhancing Discovery of HIV Host Genetics Using Drug Abuse and Other Interactions
NIMH (Co-investigator): Center for Genomic Studies on Mental Disorders
NCI: (Key Personnel): Cancer Center Support Grant
Kevin J. Black, MD NINDS (PI): Predicting Outcome in Children with New-Onset Tics Using Neuroimaging Data
NIDDK (Significant Contributor): Early Predictors of Brain Health and Development in Youth with T1DM
NINDS (Significant Contributor): Biomarkers of Parkinson Disease Progression
NIMH (Significant Contributor): Effects of Neuroleptics on PDE10A
Tourette Syndrome Association (Significant Contributor): Testing a Pathophysiological Model of Complex Tics
NIDDK (Significant Contributor): Central Dopamine Receptors in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
NICHD (Key Personnel):Tracking Neurodegeneration in Early Wolfram Syndrome
NINDS (Key Personnel): Mechanisms of Deep Brain Stimulation
Joseph Bloom, PhD NIDA(PI):Novel Approaches to Investigate Genetic Correlates of Smoking Behaviors
Kelly N. Botteron, MD NIMH (PI):Neuroimaging in Early Onset Depression: Longitudinal Assessment of Brain Changes
NICHD(Site PI):A Longitudinal MRI Study of Infants at Risk for Autism
NIMH(Site PI):3D Shape Analysis for Computational Anatomy
NICHD(Site PI):A Longitudinal MRI Study of Brain Development in Infants with Fragile X Syndrome
NIMH(PI):Novel Cortical Limbic Analysis in Twins Discordant for ADHD
NIMH(Co-PI):Neuroimaging in Early Onset Depression: Longitudinal Assessment of Brain Changes
Kathleen Keenan Bucholz, PhD NIMH(Significant Contributor):Prescription Opioid Analgesics and Risk of Major Depression
American Cancer Society(Key Personnel):Nicotine Withdrawal and Depression and Effects on Smoking Persistence
NIDA(Significant Contributor):Cannabis, Depression and Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors
NIAAA(Key Personnel):Age at First Drink and Alcoholism: Intersection of Genes and Environment
NIAAA(Significant Contributor):Collaborative Study on the Genetics of Alcoholism (COGA)
NIAAA(Significant Contributor):Distinctions Between Black and White Young Women in the Course of Alcohol Use
Robert M. Carney, PhD NHLBI (PI): Omega-3 for Depression and Other Cardiac Risk Factors
NHLBI (Co-Investigator): Depression and Rehospitalization in Patients with Heart Failure


Patricia Cavazos-Rehg, PhD NIDA (PI): Implications of social media content and engagement for alcohol and marijuana use
NIDA (PI): Building on Bridging the Gap: Environmental Influences on Teen Substance Use
NIDA (PI): Substance Use Histories and Risky Sexual Behaviors among Young Persons
American Cancer Society (PI): Investigating responses to increases in cigarette taxes
NIDA (Key Personnel): Policy as Environment: Long-term Effects of Laws Restricting Youth Substance Use
Li-Shiun Chen, MD NIDA (PI): Genetic and Environmental Risks for Smoking Characteristics and Cessation
NIDA (PI): Genetically Informed Smoking Cessation Trial
Vesselin Chorbov, PhD NIAAA(PI):Behavior and Epigenetic Effects of Chronic Alcohol Exposure in Rats and Human DNA
Theodore Cicero, PhD NIDA(PI):Biomedical Research Training in Drug Abuse
NIDA(Key Personnel):Prescription Drug Misuse, Abuse and Dependence
NIDA(Key Personnel):Understanding the Scope and Magnitude of Prescription Drug Diversion
Barnes-Jewish Hospital Foundation(PI):Characteristics of Prescription Drug Abusers
Unrestricted grant from Denver Health and Hospital Authority
C. Robert Cloninger, MD, PhD NIAAA (SUNY)(Key Personnel):Collaborative Study on the Genetics of Alcoholism
NIMH(PI):Molecular Genetics of Schizophrenia
NIMH(Key Personnel):Mapping Abnormal Neurodevelopment in Schizophrenia
John Constantino, MD CDC (PI): Metropolitan St. Louis Autism & Developmental Disabilities Surveillance & Epidemiology

NIMH (Co- PI): ACE Network: A Comprehensive Approach to the Identification of Autism Susceptibility Genes

NICHD (PI): Washington University Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center

NICHD (PI): Sex Specific Modulation of ASD liability: compensatory mechanisms and recurrence (IDDRC)

St. Louis County Children’s Service Fund (PI): Comprehensive Approach to Unmet Mental Health Needs of Preschool Children in Foster Care, Phase 1

NICHD (PI): Early Quantitative Characterization of Reciprocal Social Behavior
Charles Conway, MD Brain and Behavior Research Foundation (Co-PI). Inhaled Nitrous Oxide for Treatment-Resistant Depression: Optimizing Dosing Strategies

Stanley Medical Research Institute (Co-PI). Nitrous Oxide for Bipolar Depression

NIMH (Co-PI). Targeting Affective Circuits Using the N-methyl-D-Aspartate (NMDA) Antagonist Nitrous Oxide

Myriad Genetics (Site PI). Randomized, Double-Blind Evaluation of the Impact of a Pharmacogenomic Tool on Response to Treatment in Major Depressive Disorder
Outpatients

McDonnell Center for Systems Neuroscience (PI): Assessing effects of Nitrous Oxide inhalation on functional connectivity.

Taylor Family Institute for Innovative Psychiatric Research (PI): biological and psychological phenomenology studies of treatment-resistant depressive disorder.
Carlos Cruchaga, PhD NIA(PI): Identifying Rare Variants that Increase Risk for Alzheimer's Disease
NINDS(Co-PI):Genetic Architecture of Acute Human Brain Ischemia
NIA(PI): Identification of genetic variants associated with rate of disease progression
BrightFocus Foundation(PI):Identification of Novel CSF Endophenotypes and Genetic Variants for AD by Mendelian Randomization
American Federation for Aging Research, Inc.(PI):Identification of Additional Risk Variants and Functional Characterization of TREM2 and PLD3
Anonymous Foundation(PI):Exome Sequencing in Alzheimer's Disease Families to Identify Novel Variants Implicated in Disease RI
NIA(Key Personnel):Integrated Alzheimer's Disease Sequence Analysis
Genentech, Inc.(Key Personnel):Identification of Rare Variants Implicated in Alzheimer's Disease (AD) Risk by Next-Generation Sequencing of UNC5C in a Large Series of AD Cases and Controls
NIA(Key Personnel):Use of Endophenotypes in the Search for Alzheimer's Disease Risk Genes
NINDS(Key Personnel):Translational Neuroscientist and The Hope Center
Pfizer Biomedical Research Program(Key Personnel):Neuroinflammation: Potential Role as a Biomarker and Treatment Target for Alzheimer's Disease, Project 3
Barnes-Jewish Hospital Foundation(Key Personnel):Genetics of Brain Repair
Joseph Dougherty, PhD NINDS, R00 (PI): Serotonin, Autism, and investigating cell types for CNS disorders 09/30/09-11/30/13
NIH, R21 (Co-PI): Translation profiling and nanoscale localization of synaptic transcripts12/01/12-11/30/15
NIH, R21 (Co-PI):Tools to enhance study of remak schwann cells 09/30/12-08/31/15
Malinckrodt Foundation (PI):Induction of specific neuronal types from adult fibroblasts 6/11-6/14
Hope Center(Co-PI):Isolating Cell-Type Specific miRNAs from Mice 11/11-11/13
Children's Discovery Institute (Co-PI): Building Tool for Regenerative Medicine to specify and pattern
Pluripotent Neural Crest cells 02/01/13-01/31/16
NARSAD (PI) Independent Investigator Grant 9/15/16-9/14/18
NIMH R01 (PI): Regulation of Mammalian Social Behavior by the GTF2I Family of Proteins 05/01/15-6/30/20
NIDA R21( Co-PI):Using transgenic mice to examine the role of cnih3 variants in opioid dependence 4/1/16-3/31/21
NIMH U01 (Co-PI):An inducible molecular memory system to record transient states of CNS cells9/1/15-8/31/18
NIHGRI R01 (Co-PI): Massively parallel characterization of cis-regulatory elements in the brain 07/01/15-6/30/19
NIDA R21 (PI): Development of a novel approach to study alternative translation in the CNS 07/01/14-06/30/16
Nuri Farber, MD NICHD(Key Personnel):Washington University Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology: MR Detection of Apoptosis in Developing Brain
Kenneth Freedland, PhD NHLBI(Key Personnel):Omega-3 for Depression and Other Cardiac Risk Factors
NHLBI(PI):Depression and Rehospitalization in Patients with Heart Failure
NHLBI(PI) Stepped Care for Depression in Heart Failure
Michael Gaffrey, PhD Klingenstein Third Generation Foundation Fellowship (PI): Neural circuitry of Preschool Onset Major Depressive Disorder

McDonnell Center for Systems Neuroscience (PI): Functional brain activity and organization in preschool age children with a history of maternal depression

McDonnell Center for Systems Neuroscience (Co-I): Baby on the Brain: Neurobiological mechanisms of caregiving associated with postpartum depression

NIMH K23 (PI): Functional brain network development in early childhood depression
Anne Glowinski, MD, MPE NICHD (Co-Investigator): Early quantitative characterization of reciprocal social behavior
CHADS ER Project, Wash U PI
Julia Grant, PhD NIDA(Key Personnel):Cannabis Use, Abuse and Dependence: Exploring Phenotypes
NIAAA(Key Personnel):Molecular Epidemiology of Alcoholism 3 - EDAC Families
NIDA(Key Personnel):Gene Environment in Outcomes of Offspring of Twins with Substance Use Disorders
NIAAA(Key Personnel):Early Alcohol Use Onset: Influence of Religion-Spiritual Dimension
NIAAA(Key Personnel):Offspring of Twins: G, E and GxE Risks for Alcoholism
NIDA(Key Personnel):The Genetics of Vulnerability to Nicotine Addictions
Deanna Greene, PhD Tourette Syndrome Association (PI): Network Architecture of the Brain in Tourette Syndrome and its Phenotypic Subgroups

McDonnell Center for Systems Neuroscience (PI): Preliminary Investigation of Motor and Cognitive Inhibition in the Brain in Children with Tourette Syndrome

NIMH K01 (PI): Predicting Outcome in Children with Tic Disorders Using Neuroimaging Data

Brain and Behavior Research Foundation, NARSAD Young Investigator Award (PI): Predicting Outcome in Children with Tic Disorders Using Neuroimaging Data
Richard Grucza, PhD, MPE NIAAA(PI):Alcohol Dependence in African-Americans: A Case-Control Genetic Study

NIDA (PI): Policy as Environment: Long-term Effects of Policies Restricting Youth Substance Youth.

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (PI) : Changes in State Tobacco Policies as Natural Experiments.

NCI(Key Personnel):The Collaborative Genetic Study of Nicotine Dependence

NIDA(PI):Early Substance Use and Addiction: Genes, Environment, and Epidemiology

Michael Harms, PhD NICHD(Key Personnel):Genetics, the Adolescent Brain, and Addiction Liability: A Longitudinal Twin Study
NIMH(Key Personnel):Neuroimaging in Early Onset Depression: Longitudinal Assessment of Brain Changes
NIMH(Significant Contributor):Connectomics in Psychiatric Classification
NIDA(Key Personnel):3/13 ABCD-USA Consortium: Twin Research Project
NIMH(Key Personnel):Connectome Coordination Facility
NIMH(Key Personnel):Mapping the Human Connectome: Structure, Function, and Heritability
Sarah Hartz, MD, PhD NIDA(PI):Novel Use of GWAS for Improved Understanding of Nicotine Dependence

ICTS(PI):Return of Results in Genetic Studies
Andrew Heath, DPhil NICHD(Key Personnel):Early Quantitative Characterization of Reciprocal Social Behavior
NICHD(Significant Contributor):Genetics, the Adolescent Brain, and Addiction Liability: A Longitudinal Twin Study
NIAAA(Significant Contributor):Outcomes of Recurrent DUI-Moms & Their Children
NIMH(Significant Contributor):The Neural Meta-Structure of Psychopathology
NICHD(Significant Contributor):A Twin Study of Food Addiction
NIAAA(PI):Center on Women and Alcoholism
NIDA(Key Personnel):Cannabis and Tobacco Involvement: A Twin Study
NIAAA(Key Personnel):Age at First Drink and Alcoholism: Intersection of Genes and Environment
NIDDK(Key Personnel):Metagenomic Studies of the Gut Microbiomes of Obese and Lean Twins
NIAAA(PI):Gene-Environment Interplay in Alcoholism
NIAAA(Key Personnel):Neuroanatomical Validation of EEG/ERP Endophenotypes for Alcoholism
NIAAA(Key Personnel):Neighborhood, Family and Individual Factors in Adolescent Drinking
NIH(Significant Contributor):Drug Use in African American Children of Sisters Discordant for Marriage-at-Birth
NIAAA(PI):Novel Screen for Chronic Excessive Alcohol Use
NIAAA(Significant Contributor):Alcohol and the Brain: Leveraging the Human Connectome Project
NIAAA(Significant Contributor):Neuroanatomical Validation of ERP Endophenotypes for Alcoholism
NIAAA(Significant Contributor):Distinctions Between Black and White Young Women in the Course of Alcohol Use
NIDA(Significant Contributor):3/13 ABCD-USA Consortium: Twin Research Project
NIDDK(Key Personnel):Metagenomic Studies of Gut Microbiomes of Obese and Lean Twins - Biospecimen Collection Core A
NIAAA(PI):Biomedical Training in Alcoholism Research
NIMH(Key Personnel):Mapping the Human Connectome: Structure, Function, and Heritability
Tamara Hershey, PhD NIDDK (PI): Central Dopamine Receptors in Obesity
NICHD (PI): Tracking Neurodegeneration in Early Wolfram Syndrome
NIDDK (PI): Early Predictors of Brain Health and Development in Youth with T1DM
NINDS (Key Personnel): Mechanisms of Deep Brain Stimulation
NIA (Key Personnel): Remediating Age Related Cognitive Decline: Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction and Exercise
NINDS (Key Personnel): Glucose Metabolism and the Default Mode Network in Health and Disease
NIEHS (Key Personnel): Imaging Biomarkers of Neurotoxicity in Welders
NIEHS (Key Personnel): Motor and Cognitive Health Outcomes in a Mn-Exposed African Community
NICHD (Key Personnel): Type One Diabetes in the Brain in Children: Metabolic Interventions
NICHD (Key Personnel): Ischemic Conditioning as a Neurorecovery Agent for Stroke
Children's Discovery Institute (Key Personnel): Effects of Childhood Malnutrition on Brain Development
Barry Hong, PhD, ABPP HRSA (Key Personnel): National Living Donor Assistance Center

NIH (Co-Investigator): National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Yukitoshi Izumi, MD, PhD Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation(Key Personnel):Hypoglycemia-Induced Synaptic Dysfunction in the Developing Brain
NIMH(Key Personnel):Modulation of Hippocampal Synaptic Plasticity
Celeste Karch, PhD NIA:Genetic Disruption of Tau Metabolism in Tauopathies

BrightFocus Foundation:Defining the Role of Phospholipase D3 in Alzheimer's Disease Pathogenesis

McDonnell Center for Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology:The role of MAPT mutations on tau kinetics in a human neuronal model of frontotemporal dementia

Hope Center Pilot: Neuronal subtype-specific vulnerability in tauopathies using reprogramming methods in human somatic and stem cells

Rainwater Charitable Foundation:Observational Study of Familial Frontotemporal Dementia Caused by MAPT Mutations

Rainwater Charitable Foundation(Key Personnel):MAPT A152T/Tauopathy Systems Neuropathology Project

Sara L. Kornfield, PhD PTSD and Pregancy: Psychophysiology, response to treatment & pregnancy outcome
NIH Project #: 5K23MH102360-02

Eric Lenze, MD NIA (PI): Remediating Age Related Cognitive Decline: Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction and Exercise

NIMH (PI): Enhanced Medical Rehabilitation for Older Adults

NIMH (PI): 2/3 Buprenorphine for Treatment-resistant Late-life Depression

McDonnell Center for Systems Neuroscience (PI): Functional Connectivity Mechanisms of NMDA Antagonist Treatment for Major Depressive Disorder

Barnes-Jewish Hospital Foundation (PI): Fall-related Injury Prevention: Pharmacogenomics to Improve Antidepressant Safety

Food and Drug Administration (Key Personnel): Bioequivalence and Clinical Implications of Generic Bupropion
Shannon Lenze, PhD NIMH(PI):Perinatal Depression: Dyadic-IPT to Improve Health of Mother and Baby

McDonnell Center for Systems Neuroscience (PI): Baby on the Brain: Neurobiological Mechanisms of Parenting in Postpartum Depression

ICTS JIT (PI): Brain Development in Neonates of Depressed Mothers
Christina Lessov-Schlaggar, PhD NICHD(Significant Contributor):Washington University Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center
NIMH(Key Personnel):Dopamine Transmission in Treatment-Resistant Depression
NIDA(Significant Contributor):3/13 ABCD-USA Consortium: Twin Research Project
Collins Lewis, MD NIMH(Key Personnel):Mapping Abnormal Neurodevelopment in Schizophrenia
NIAAA(Key Personnel):Alcoholism: Epidemiologic High Risk Family Study - MOFAM
NIMH(Key Personnel):Follow-Up of Vietnam Veterans at Risk for Suicide
Joan Luby, MD -Co-P.I. (with Deanna M. Barch Ph.D.)
Developmental Neuroscience and Child Psychopathology 1T32MH100019-01
2013-2018

-Principal Investigator
A Randomized Controlled Trial of PCIT-ED for Preschool Depression
1R01MH098454-01A1
2013-2018

-Principal Investigator (with Deanna Barch, Ph.D.)
Neuroimaging in Early Onset Depression: Longitudinal Assessment of Brain Changes
2R01MH090786-06
2015-2020

Patrick Lustman, PhD NIMH(PI):Improving Depression Treatment Outcomes with an Insulin-Sensitizing Agent
Barnes-Jewish Hospital Foundation(PI):Developing Novel Treatments and Target in Major Depressive Disorder
Pamela Madden, PhD NIDA(PI): The Genetics of Vulnerability to Nicotine Addictions
NIDA(Co-PI): Research Education Program in Aspects of Statistical Genetics and Addiction
NIAAA(Key Personnel): MARC: Risk Mechanisms in Alcoholism and Comorbidity
NIDA(Key Personnel): Cannabis and Other Illicit Drug Use: A Twin Study
NIDA(Key Personnel): Cannabis and Tobacco Involvement: A Twin Study
NIAAA(Key Personnel): Alcohol Use Disorder in Young Women: Genetic Epidemiology: MOAFTS Wave 7
Daniel Mamah, MD, MPE NIMH (PI): Connectomics in Psychiatric Classification
NIMH (PI): Neuromorphometry of Psychosis in Bipolar Disorder
NIMH (PI): Identification of Psychosis Risk Traits in Africa
McDonnell Center for Systems Neuroscience (PI): Optimizing Brain Connectomics in Psychiatric Disorders
NARSAD (PI): Neuromorphometry of Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders
Natasha Marrus, MD, PhD McDonnell Center for Systems Neuroscience Grant, “Infant Social Dynamics,” co-Principal Investigator
Jose Mathews, MD NARSAD(PI):Characterizing Human Taste Reward Function diromg Olanzapine Treatment Using fMRI
NIMH(PI):Primary Reward Mechanism Dysfunction in Depression
Kim McCallum, MD Disordered Eating and Health Related Beahviors Pilot Study with Melissa Munn-Chernoff
Vivia McCutcheon, PhD NIAAA (SUNY) (Key Personnel): Collaborative Study on the Genetics of Alcoholism
Steven Mennerick, PhD NIMH(Key Personnel):Oxysterols and NMDAR Function
Sage Therapeutics(PI):In Vitro for NMDA Receptor Encephalitis
NIDA(Key Personnel):Biomedical Research Training in Drug Abuse
NIMH(PI):Neurosteroids and Anxiety Related Network Function
NIMH(PI):Control of Synaptic Glutamate Release
Elliot Nelson, MD NIDA(PI):Using Transgenic Mice to Examine the Role of CHIH3 Variants in Opioid Dependence
NIDA(Co-I) Cannabis, Depression and Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors
NIAAA(Co-I):Center on Women and Alcoholism

NIDA(PI of Center for Inherited Disease Research Project (CIDR)): A GWAS of Heroin Dependence
NIAAA(PI): Project 7: Examining genotype x environment interaction in the context of a GWAS (P60 Lead PI: A.Heath)
NIDA(PI):Opioid Dependence: Candidate Genes and G x E Effects
NIAAA (& NICHD / NIMH) (PI): Childhood Trauma, Parental Alcoholism, and Comorbidity
Ginger Nicol, MD 1. Co-Principal Investigator, Otuska America funded Investigator Initiated Clinical Trial, Collaborative Protocol Number #031-104-00014: An Open-label, Multi-center, Longitudinal, Within-subject Comparison Study to Evaluate the Effects of Aripiprazole Once Monthly in Subjects with Schizophrenia on 30-, 90- and 180-day Re-hospitalization Rates Following Hospital Discharge Compared with Retrospective Re-hospitalization Rates while on Oral Antipsychotic Medication
2. Consultant (PI: Zohreh Talebizadeh, PhD) Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI); Incorporating Genetic Data in PCOR studies: Building a Roadmap for Stakeholder Engagement
Kevin Noguchi, PhD R01 NICHD (PI): Anesthesia toxicity in neonatal primate brain

R01 NICHD Administrative Supplement (PI): Anesthesia toxicity in neonatal primate brain

R01 NICHD (Key Personnel): Hypothermia to prevent neurotoxic side effects of pediatric drugs

U54 NICHD (Neuropathology Unit: Core Faculty): Washington University Intellectual And Developmental Disabilities Research Center

IDDRC Pilot Grant (PI): Zika induced neuropathology in the developing fetus
Rumi Kato Price, PhD, MPE NIDA (Director): T32 Training grant in epidemiology, services and prevention research

DoD DMRDP (PI): Family as a Total Package (FAMPAC): Restoring and Enhancing Psychological Health of Citizen Soldiers.

Barns-Jewish Hospital Foundation and Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences (PI): Planning for a StrongMind stigma reduction in the National Guard.

Washington University Institute for Public Health (PI): Human trafficking in the St. Louis Metropolitan Area
John Pruett, Jr., MD, PhD ACTIVE:

R01 MH093510 (NIMH) (Pruett, PI) 4/17/12-1/31/17
“fcMRI in Infants at High Risk for Autism”
This study will test the altered brain functional connectivity hypothesis of autism during infancy.
Role: PI

R01 HD055741 (NICHD) (Piven, PI) 9/4/12-5/31/17
“A Longitudinal MRI Study of Infants at Risk for Autism” (fcMRI Imaging Processing Core)
This study is a competing continuation of an Autism Center of Excellence (ACE) Network grant supporting a prospective, longitudinal examination of brain and behavior at 6, 12 and 24 months in infants at high familial risk (HR) for autism.
Role: (fcMRI Imaging Processing Core) Sub-Contract PI

McDonnell Center for Systems Neuroscience

The Drs. John R. (Sr.) and Patricia O. Pruett Fund for research in Theory of Mind and for undergraduate training

The Azrieli Neurodevelopmental Research Program/ Brain Canada Multi-Investigator Research Initiative (A. Evans, PI) 4/1/14-3/31/19 "Structural and Functional Networks in Autism Spectrum Disorder and Fragile X Syndrome"
Role: Mentor/Collaborator

R01 MH104543 (NIMH) (L. Parr, PI)
"Effects of Oxytocin on Brain, Behavior, and Development" 5/1/15-4/30/20.
This project will examine the effects of repeated oxytocin administration on social behavior and neural development in infant monkeys as a first step towards understanding how this hormone modulates social behavior.
Role: Consultant
Alex Ramsey, PhD Washington University Institute for Public Health, Center for Dissemination and Implementation (PI): Unpacking successful implementation of electronic screening and brief intervention.
Angela Reiersen, MD NIMH(Significant Contributor):Molecular Basis of Selected GxE Effects in Combined Type ADHD
John Rice, PhD NIMH (PI): Research Training in Clinical Sciences

NIDA (Key Personnel): The Genetics of Vulnerability to Nicotine Addictions

NIMH (Key Personnel): NIMH Center for Collaborative Genetic Studies

NIDA (Key Personnel): Case Control Candidate Gene Study of Addiction

NCI (Key Personnel): The Collaborative Genetic Study of Nicotine Dependence

NIDA (Key Personnel): NIDA Center for Genetic Studies

NIAAA (Key Personnel): Collaborative Study on the Genetics of Alcoholism (COGA)

NIDA (Key Personnel): Research Education Program in Aspects of Statistical Genetics and Addiction
Cheryl Richards, PhD Tourette Syndrome Association(PI):Testing a Pathophysiological Model of Complex Tics
Brain and Behavior Research Foundation(Significant Contributor):MRI Studies Testing Hypotheses about How Behavior Therapy Works in Tic Disorders
John Rohrbaugh, PhD U.S. Army(PI):Physiological Measurement Using Laser Doppler Vibrometry - TSWG Task IS-ST-3319
Department of Defense(PI):IR LDV SYSTEM 001 588/0002/10
Eugene Rubin, MD, PhD NIA(Key Personnel):Healthy Aging & Senile Dementia - Core A: Clinical
NHLBI(Key Personnel):Omega-3 for Depression and Other Cardiac Risk Factors
NIA(Key Personnel):Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network
NIA(Key Personnel):Alzheimers Disease Research Center - Clinical Core

Scott Saccone, PhD NIDA (PI): Design and Interpretation of SNP Association Studies of Addiction
ACS (PI): Identifying Genetic Risk Loci for Nicotine Dependence
NCI (Key Personnel): The Collaborative Genetic Study of Nicotine Dependence
NIMH (Key Personnel): NIMH Center for Collaborative Genetic Studies - Data Analysis
NIDA (Key Personnel): The Genetics of Vulnerability to Nicotine Addictions
NIAAA (SUNY)(Key Personnel): Collaborative Study on the Genetics of Alcoholism
NIDA (Key Personnel): Case Control Candidate Gene Study of Addiction
NIDA (Key Personnel): NIDA Center for Genetic Studies
Dragan Svrakic, PhD, MD NIMH(Key Personnel):Molecular Genetics of Schizophrenia

VAST D study of refractory depression
Mini Tandon, DO NIDA/K12/AACAP DA000357 (PI) Prenatal Cigarette Exposure and Course of Childhood ADHD. 2010
Alexandre Todorov, PhD NIAAA(Key Personnel):Molecular Epidemiology of Alcoholism 2 - Big Sibships
NIDA(Key Personnel):Cannabis Use, Abuse and Dependence: Exploring Phenotypes
NIAAA(Key Personnel):Midwest Alcoholism Research Center: Genetic Epidemiology of Alcoholism & Comorbidity
NIDA(PI):Genetic Epidemiology of Opioid Dependence in Bulgaria
NIDA(Key Personnel):Genetic Studies of Substance Abuse in Iowa Adoptees
NICHD(Key Personnel):Autistic Traits: Life Course & Genetic Structure
NIMH(PI):Molecular Basis of Selected GxE Effects in Combined Type ADHD
NIMH(Key Personnel):2/5 The Psychiatric GWAS Consortium: Integrated & Coordinated GWAS Meta-Analysis
NIMH(Key Personnel):Molecular Genetics of Inattention in Australia
NIDA(Key Personnel):Prenatal Tobacco Exposure: Effects on Neuropsychological Outcomes and ADHD
Jen-Chyong Wang, PhD NIAAA (SUNY)(Key Personnel):Collaborative Study on the Genetics of Alcoholism
NIDA(Key Personnel):Case Control Candidate Gene Study of Addiction
NIDA(Key Personnel):The Genetics of Vulnerability to Nicotine Addictions
Robinson Welch, PhD NIMH(Key Personnel):Family Therapy and Fluoxetine in the Treatment of Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa
NIDDK(Key Personnel):Statistics Center for Pediatric Type 2 Diabetes Therapy - Clinical Performance Site
Denise Wilfley, PhD NHLBI 1T32HL130357-01 (PI)
WUSTL Transdisciplinary Pre- and Postdoctoral Training Program in Obesity and Cardiovascular Disease

NHLBI 5U01HL131552-02 (Co-PI)
The Effectiveness of Family-based Weight Loss Treatment Implemented in Primary Care

AHRQ 1R13HS022816 (PI)
Evidence-based Childhood Obesity Treatment: Improving Access to Systems of Care

NHLBI 2 T32 HL007456-26 (PI)
Nutrition-Behavioral Cardiovascular Disease Prevention

NIMH 1R01MH095748-01 (PI)
Implementation of Evidence-based Treatments for On-campus Eating Disorders

NIMH 1R01MH100455-01 (PI)
Using Technology to Improve Eating Disorders Treatment

NICHD 2 R01 HD036904-06 (PI)
Childhood Obesity Treatment: A Maintenance Approach

NIDDK 1 U01 DK61230 (Subcontract PI)
Studies to Treat or Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in Adolescents & Youth

NIDDK 1R01DK104115-01 (Co-I)
Preventing Obesity in Military Communities – Adolescents

NICHD R01HD080292-01 (Co-I)
Using Prospection to Improve Obesity Treatment

National Eating Disorders Association (PI)
Harnessing Technology for Training Clinicians to Deliver Interpersonal Psychotherapy

Shire Pharmaceuticals (PI)
Training in Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) to Treat Binge Eating Disorder

General Mills Champions for Healthy Kids Grant (PI)
KIPP Victory Academy Healthy Habits Program
David Wozniak, PhD NINDS(Key Personnel):Pathophysiology and Novel Therapies for Batten's Disease
NICHD(Key Personnel):Washington University Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center (Co-Director, Core E: Animal Models Core (AMC); Director: Behavior Subcore of AMC)
NINDS(Key Personnel): Optical Imaging and Functional Connectivity Mapping in Mice.
NINDS (Key Personnel): Mechanisms of Seizure-Induced Dendritic Injury.
NINDS (Key Personnel): Influence of Interhemispheric Connectivity on Recovery of Focal Ischemia
NINDS (Key Personnel): Novel Therapies for Globoid-Cell Leukodystrophy
NINDS (Key Personnel): The Role of BK Channels in Neuropathology of Fragile X Syndrome
Charles Zorumski, MD NIMH(co-PI):Oxysterols and NMDAR Function