Brain Functioning Studies

David Goldston, Ph.D.

Cognitive/Affective Mechanisms of Risk among Suicidal Adults with and without Substance Abuse

Duke University School of Medicine
Distinguished Investigator Grant (2013): $99,920

J. John Mann, M.D.

Grieving Suicide: Clinical Aspects and Neural Circuitry

The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York
Distinguished Investigator Grant (2013): $100,000

Andrew Nierenberg, M.D.

Reconceptualizing Suicide as Impaired Temporal Discounting: An fMRI Study in Bipolar Disorder

Massachusetts General Hospital
Distinguished Investigator Grant (2013): $99,842

Teodor Postolache, M.D.

Inflammation and Suicidal Behavior: Neurotropic Pathogens, CSF Cytokines and the Kynurenine Pathway

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Distinguished Investigator Grant (2013): $100,000

Elizabeth Sublette, M.D., Ph.D.

Stress and Suicide: Impact of Omega-3 Fatty Acid Deficiency on Inflammation and Sucidal Behavior

Columbia University
Standard Research Grant (2013): $90,000

Marie Breen, Ph.D.

Investigating Genetic and Epigenetic Changes in the HPA Axis in Suicidal Behavior

University of Iowa
Postdoctoral Research Grant (2013): $104,000
Mentor: Virginia Willour, Ph.D., University of Iowa

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