Integrated Study Center in Mood Disorders Awards

Starter Grants Awarded in 2009-2010

  • Drs. Lori Altshuler and Nelson Freimer: “Identifying Vulnerability Markers for the Development of Bipolar Disorder
  • Drs. Ian Cook, Andrew Leuchter, James McCracken, and Joan Asarnow:  “Biomarkers of Antidepressant Treatment in Adolescents with Major Depression
  • Drs. Joan Asarnow, Jeanne Miranda, and Michael Irwin: “Development of a Treatment Augmentation Tool for Youth Depression and Suicide Prevention
  • Drs. Randall Espinoza and Katherine Narr: “1H Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy in Major Depression treated with Electroconvulsive Therapy
  • Drs. Andrew Leuchter, Ian Cook, James McCracken, Stan Nelson, and Steve Horvath: “Early Changes in Gene Expression as a Predictor of Antidepressant Treatment Response”


Fellows 2009-2010

Advanced Fellowships Awarded 2009-2010
FellowsPrimary Faculty Supervisor
Sunil Mehta, M.D.James McCracken, M.D.
Naomi Eisenberger, M.D.Michael Irwin, M.D.
Patricia Walshaw, Ph.D.David Miklowitz, Ph.D.
Marissa Caudill, M.D., Ph.D.Ian Cook, M.D.
Scott Fears, M.D.Nelson Freimer, M.D.
Marcy Forgey, M.D.David Miklowitz, Ph.D.
Jennifer Hughes, Ph.D.Joan Asarnow, Ph.D.