Brain Functioning Studies

Daniel P. Dickstein, M.D.

Bio-Behavioral Markers of Affect Regulation in Teen Suicide Attempters versus Non-Suicidal Self-Injurers

Brown University
Young Investigator Grant (2008): $85,000
Mentor: Anthony Spirito, PhD, Brown University

Alexandre Dombrovski, M.D.

Neurobiology of Inhibitory Control in Late-Life Suicide

University of Pittsburgh
Young Investigator Grant (2008): $72,250
Mentor: Charles Reynolds, M.D., University of Pittsburgh

Michael J. Minzenberg, M.D.

Dysfunction of Prefrontal Cortex, Cognitive Control and Suicide Risk in Schizophrenia

University of California, Davis
Young Investigator Grant (2008): $85,000
Mentor: Cameron Carter, MD, University of California, Davis

Nicole Heilbron, Ph.D.

Childhood Traumatic Stress and Adolescent Girls’ Suicidality: A Longitudinal Examination of Psychophysiological Mechanisms

University of North Carolina
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (2008): $100,000
Mentor: Michael Prinstein, Ph.D., University of North Carolina