All Genetic Studies

Sheila Crowell, Ph.D.

Familial Risk for Suicide and Self-Injury: Testing Theories in Multigenerational Pedigrees

University of Utah
Pilot Research Grant (2012): $30,000

Fabrice Jollant, M.D., Ph.D.

A Functional Magnetic Imaging Study in First-Degree Relatives of Suicide Completers

Douglas Mental Health Institute, McGill University
Standard Research Grant (2011): $73,680

Carl Ernst, Ph.D.

Copy Number Variation in Suicide

Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital
Young Investigator Grant (2011): $85,000
Mentor: Roy Perlis, M.D., Harvard University

Gilles Maussion, Ph.D.

Functional Analyses of Differential DNA Methylation in Frontal Cortex of Suicide Completers

Douglas Mental Health Institute, McGill University
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (2011): $88,000
Mentor: Gustavo Turecki, M.D., Ph.D., Douglas Hospital, McGill University

Danuta Wasserman, M.D., Ph.D.

Investigation of Inheritance Patterns of Polymorphisms in Genes Regulating the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal (HPA Axis), in Relation to Suicidal Behavior and its Endophenotypes

Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Distinguished Investigator Grant (2010): $100,000

Yogesh Dwivedi, Ph.D.

MicroRNAs in Postmortem Brain of Suicide Subjects

University of Illinois at Chicago
Standard Research Grant (2010): $74,944

Falk Lohoff, M.D.

Global Expression Analysis of Patients with Treatment Emergent Suicidal Ideations

University of Pennsylvania
Young Investigator Grant (2010): $85,000
Mentor: Wade Berrettini, M.D., Ph.D.

Clement Zai, Ph.D.

GABA system genes and suicidal behavior in psychiatric disorders

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Posdoctoral Research Fellowship (2010): $100,000
Mentor: James Kennedy, M.D., Centre for Addition and Mental Health

Gustavo Turecki, M.D., Ph.D.

Differential microRNA (┬ÁRNA) Expression in the Prefrontal Cortex of Suicides

Douglas Hospital Research Institute, McGill University
Distinguished Investigator Grant (2009): $99,500

Arthur Simen, M.D., Ph.D.

Prefrontal and Genetic Determinants of Suicidality in the Elderly with Cardiac Disease

Yale University
Standard Research Grant (2009): $75,000