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

July 9th, 2018|

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

July 9th, 2018|

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

July 9th, 2018|

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 [...]

Oxytocin Effects on Cocaine-induced Maternal Neglect | Grewen | $40,000

July 9th, 2018|

Oxytocin Effects on Cocaine-induced Maternal Neglect Award: $40,000 Need / Problem:  At least 1% to 3% of women in the U.S. use cocaine during pregnancy. Prenatal cocaine abuse is linked to problems with mother-infant [...]

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

July 9th, 2018|

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

July 9th, 2018|

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 [...]