All Genetic Studies

Rachel Yehuda, Ph.D.

Genetic and Clinical Predictors of Suicidal Behavior in Veterans Returning from Iraq and Afghanistan

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Standard Research Grant (2009): $74,526

Srijan Sen, Ph.D., M.D.

Investigation into the Role of Genes and Stress in Depression and Suicide among Medical Interns

University of Michigan
Young Investigator Grant (2009): $85,000
Mentor: Margit Burmeister, PhD, University of Michigan

John Strauss, M.D., M.Sc.

BDNF Promoter Methylation and Suicidal Behavior in Bipolar Disorder

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Toronto
Young Investigator Grant (2009): $85,000
Mentor: Arturas Petronis, MD, PhD, University of Toronto

William Coryell, M.D.

A Prospective Study of Completed Suicide in a Large Bipolar I Disorder Sample

University of Iowa
Distinguished Investigator Grant (2008): $89,783

Stella Dracheva, Ph.D.

Ionotropic Glutamate Receptor mRNA Editing in Suicide

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Standard Research Grant (2008): $63,750

Stephanie Kasen, Ph.D.

Transmission of Suicidal Behavior in Three Generations of the Same Families: A 30 Year Community Study

New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University
Standard Research Grant (2008): $63,750

Alicia Smith, Ph.D.

Genetic Variation in Glutamate Receptor Subunits May Contribute to Suicidal Ideation Susceptibility in Pregnancy

Emory University
Young Investigator Grant (2008): $72,250
Mentor: Jeffrey Newport, M.D., Emory University

Monsheel Sodhi, Ph.D.

The Impact of RNA Editing on Suicide Risk

University of Illinois, Chicago
Young Investigator Grant (2008): $72,250
Mentor: Joel Kleinman, M.D., Ph.D., National Institute of Mental Health

Virginia Willour, Ph.D.

Genome-Wide Association Study of Attempted Suicide

Johns Hopkins University
Young Investigator Grant (2008): $72,250
Mentor: James Potash, M.D., M.P.H., University of Iowa

Holly C. Wilcox, Ph.D.

Childhood Trauma and Suicidal Behaviors: the Role of the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis in Mediating Risk

Johns Hopkins University
Young Investigator Grant (2008): $85,000
Mentor: James Potash, MD, MPH, University of Iowa