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MISCELLANEOUS RESEARCH

$$$$ awarded to research since 1985

In addition to our specific funding areas, we support research into bipolar disorder, dementia, adolescent conduct disorder, severe premenstrual syndrome, and a host of other illnesses affecting behavior and cognition.

$$$$$ awarded to research since 1985

Active Research

Deep Phenotyping of Behavioral Patterns Associated with Neuropsychiatric Disease | Stuber | $162,000

Deep Phenotyping of Behavioral Patterns Associated with Neuropsychiatric Disease Award: $162,000 Need/Problem: Why have advances in our understanding and treatment of mental illness lagged behind that of other biomedical conditions? To a large extent, [...]

Longitudinal Assessment of Mental Health Needs of Parents with Advanced Cancer | Park | $39,000

Longitudinal Assessment of Mental Health Needs of Parents with Advanced Cancer Award: $39,000 Need/Problem: Parents with advanced cancer experience unique psychological concerns due to simultaneously raising and supporting their children while adjusting to the [...]

Title: Deconstructing Maternal Circuit Elements that Underlie Anxiety and Motivation | McHenry & Stuber | $40,000

Title: Deconstructing Maternal Circuit Elements that Underlie Anxiety and Motivation Award: $40,000 Need/Problem: Approximately 13-20% of perinatal women are afflicted by psychiatric illnesses, such as postpartum depression. These conditions impair maternal health, compromise mother-infant [...]

gPACT – a rapid large & inexpensive study of Postpartum Depression | Meltzer-Brody | $99,000

gPACT – a rapid large & inexpensive study of Postpartum Depression Award: $99,000 Dr. Samantha Meltzer-Brody helped assemble an international team of researchers and clinicians who, using open-source Apple software, could gather information from [...]

Investigating Brain and Behavior Development in Typical and High-Risk Children | Short | $46,921

Investigating Brain and Behavior Development in Typical and High-Risk Children Award: $46,921 Mental illnesses are likely present early in childhood, long before the symptoms begin to emerge in adolescence or adulthood. By leveraging the [...]

Identifying Key Metabolites in the Microbiome-Gut-Brain Axis During Infancy | Santelli & Gilmore | $64,881

Identifying Key Metabolites in the Microbiome-Gut-Brain Axis During Infancy Award: $64,881 The human gastrointestinal system contains a vastly complex system of microbes. We know that the composition and interactions of these microbial communities impact [...]