Brain Functioning Studies

Anthony Ruocco, Ph.D.

Optical Brain Imaging Predictors of Treatment Response to Dialectical Behaviour Therapy for Non-Suicidal Self-Injury in Borderline Personality Disorder

University of Toronto Scarborough
Young Investigator Grant (2012): $85,000
Mentor: Paul Links, M.D., University of Toronto

Hilary Blumberg, M.D.

The Neural Circuitry of Suicidality in Adolescent Depression

Yale University
Standard Research Grant (2011): $75,000

Ravi Singareddy, M.D.

Objective Sleep and Suicide in General Population Sample of Youth

Penn State University College of Medicine
Young Investigator Grant (2011): $85,000
Mentor: David Brent, M.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Doreen Olvet, Ph.D.

White Matter Integrity and Suicide Attempt History

State University of New York (SUNY) Stony Brook
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (2011): $100,000
Mentor: Ramin Parsey, M.D., Ph.D., SUNY Stony Brook

Michael McCloskey, Ph.D.

Neural Substrates of Emotion Dysregulation and Self-Harm in Suicide Attempters

Temple University
Standard Research Grant (2010): $75,000

Masoud Kamali, M.D.

Identification of Neurophysiological Markers of Suicidal Behavior and Impulsivity in Bipolar Disorder

University of Michigan
Young Investigator Grant (2010): $84,888
Mentor: Patricia Deldin, Ph.D., University of Michigan

Paul Soloff, M.D.

An fMRI Study of Affect Arousal and Cognitive Control in Suicidal Subjects with Borderline Personality Disorder

University of Pittsburgh
Distinguished Investigator Grant (2009): $98,570

Teodor Postolache, M.D.

Number and Severity of Suicide Attempts: Relationship with Toxoplasma Gondii Antibodies

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Standard Research Grant (2009): $75,000

Emil F. Coccaro, M.D.

Diffusion Tensor Imaging Studies of Suicidal Behavior

University of Chicago
Distinguished Investigator Grant (2008): $100,000

Mani Pavuluri, M.D., Ph.D.

fMRI Study of Brain Circuitry Underlying Impulsivity and Affect Regulation in Suicidal Patients with Adolescent Bipolar Disorder

University of Illinois at Chicago
Standard Research Grant (2008): $63,750