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Psychiatric Epidemiology Funded Training (PET) Program

PET Alumni Profiles - Predocs

Name

Years in PET

Adviser

Topic/Dissertation:

Michelle Mielke

1998-2002

Peter Zandi

Blood-Related Risk Factors of Vascular Diseases and Their Relationship to Dementia and Biomarkers of Dementia

Kathleen Hayden

1999-2004

John CS Breitner, Peter P Zandi

Differential Mortality By APOE e4 Genotype: Due to Cardiovascular Disease, Alzheimer's Disease, Or Both? The Cache County Study

Jessica Langbaum

2000-2004

George Rebok

Dissertation Title: Understanding heterogeneity in response to memory training in older adults: Results from ACTIVE

Corey Smith

2001-2003

William Eaton

The Impact of Religious Involvement on Depressive Syndrome in a Community Sample of Bereaved Adults

Judy Bass

2001-2005

William Eaton

Mental Health Effects of the 1988 Armenian Earthquake: The Search for PTSD

Pamela Belmonte (Mahon)

2001-2006

Peter Zandi

Understanding the Genetic Heterogeneity of Schizophrenia: Evidence from Co-Occurring Obsessive Compulsive Disorders

Aaron Alford

2001-2006

William Eaton

The Influence of Fetal and Early Growth on Adult Mental Distress: Evidence from the Johns Hopkins Collaborative Pereinatal Study Birth Cohort

Susan Longley

2004-2005

William Eaton

Assessment of hypochondriasis; multidimensional inventory of hypochondriasis

Jeannie-Marie Leoutsakos

2004-2006

Peter Zandi, Karen Bandeen-Roche

Subtypes of Cognition among Normal Elderly and relationships to APOE:  Elucidation by Penalized Latent Class Regression

Eric B. Schneider

2004-2008

Michelle Carlson

Statins, Cognition, Function and Health Outcomes in Older Individuals With and Without Acute Head Trauma

James Williams

2004-2009

William Eaton

Selective associations between functionality limitations and instrumental activities of daily life among health Older adults and people with Parkinsons

Briana Mezuk

2005-2007

William Eaton

The Prospective Relationship Between Depression, Metabolic Risk, and its Clinical Manifestations in the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study

Amanda Richardson Kalaydjian

2005-2007

William Eaton

Does the co-occurrence of migraines with depression represent a unique syndrome? An investigation using data from the Baltimore ECA Study

Ryan MacDonald

2006-2008

William Eaton

Specific Phobias and Alcohol Use Disorders

Cynthia Jones

2006-2008

William Eaton

Moderators of the Relationship between Depression & Social Support

Laura McDonald

2007-2009

Judith Bass

The relationship between joblessness and depression and depressive symptomatology among a working-age adult cohort residing in Bosnia-Herzegovina

Katie Bonebrake Nugent

2007-2011

Ramin Mojtabai

Risk factors for schizophrenia spectrum disorders: associations with symptom patterns and course of disorder in the Danish Registry

Judy Jennifer Toolan

2007-2011

Peter Zandi

Epistasis in Bipolar Disorder

Elizabeth Khaykin Cahoon

2008-2010

Gail Daumit

Physical co-morbidities in patients with severe mental illnesses

Janet Kuramoto

2008-2011

Elixabeth Stuart

Suicidal Ideation, Social Networks, HIV and Drug Oversdose: A Methodological Focus

Sachi Kuwabara

2008-2012

Judith Bass

Evaluating the process of resilience and positive adaptation in displaced Iraqi youth living in Jordan

Rebecca Hock

2009-2013

Judith Bass

Parenting styles and emerging adult drug use in Cebu, the Philippines

Diana Paksarian

2009-2013

Ramin Mojtabai

Residential mobility and separation from parents during childhood: Associations with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder in Denmark

Emily Haroz

2011-2015

Judith Bass

Depression Symptoms Across Settings: Development and Validation of the International Depression Symptom Scale

Regina Shih

2011-2015

Michelle Carlson

Environmental Lead Exposure and Neurobehavioral Functioning in a Population-Based Sample of Older Adults

Kate Musliner

2011-2015

Peter Zandi

Heterogeneity in long-term trajectories of depression

Emma Stokes/Stapp

2013-2017

Peter Zandi/Holly Wilcox

Family Environment and Polygenic Risk in the Bipolar High-Risk Context

Ryan Andrews

2013-2018

Michelle Carlson

Mechanistic pathways involved in cognitive aging

Kim Roth

2014-2017

William Eaton

Latinos’ experiences in the US: acculturation, discrimination, stress, social cohesion and psychiatric disorder

April Joy Damian

2015-2017

Tamar Mendelson

Addressing Trauma in Urban Youth: Evaluating the Implementation of Baltimore City Health Department’s Citywide Trauma-Informed Care Training Intervention

Calliope Holingue

2015-2019

M Daniele Fallin

Gastrointestinal symptoms and the gut in autism spectrum disorders: burden, measurement, and etiologic relevance

Kira Riehm

2017-2019

Ramin Mojtabai

TBD

Darlynn Rojo-Wissar 2017-2021 Adam Spira Adverse childhood experiences, sleep, and mental and physical health across the lifespan, as well as sleep research methodology