DART Trainee Publications

Trainee Publications

Trainees should continue to tag DART grant DA020537 on publications and presentations.

2019 - Present

Brown, J.C., DeVries, W.H., Korte, J.E., Sahlem, G.L., Bonilha, L., Short, E.B., George, M.S. NMDA receptor partial agonist, d-cycloserine, enhances 10 Hz rTMS-induced motor plasticity, suggesting long-term potentiation (LTP) as underlying mechanism. Brain Stimul. 2020, 13(3): 530-532. 

Sahlem GL, Caruso MA, Short EB, Fox JB, Sherman BJ, Manett AJ, Malcolm RJ, George MS, McRae-Clark AL. A case series exploring the effect of twenty sessions of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) on cannabis use and craving. Brain Stimul. 2020;13(1):265-6. PubMed PMID: 31619347.

Petersen A, Brown JC, Gerges NZ. BRAG1/IQSEC2 as a regulator of small GTPase-dependent trafficking. Small GTPases. 2020;11(1):1-7. PubMed PMID: 29363391.

Moreland A, McCauley J, Barth K, Bogdon C, Killeen T, Haynes L, Jennings L, Guille C, Goldsby S, Brady K. Assessing the needs of front-line providers in addressing the opioid crisis in South Carolina. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2020;108:4-8. Epub 2019/07/16. PubMed PMID: 31303360; PMCID: PMC6893121.

Godfrey D, Snead A, Babcock J. Neuropsychological and Psychophysiological Correlates of Intimate Partner Violence. 2020.

Bentzley BS, Williams NR. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Parameter Space: Wide Open for Exploration. Biol Psychiatry. 2020;87(5):384-5. PubMed PMID: 32029073.

Back SE, Gray K, Ana ES, Jones JL, Jarnecke AM, Joseph JE, Prisciandaro J, Killeen T, Brown DG, Taimina L, Compean E, Malcolm R, Flanagan JC, Kalivas PW. N-acetylcysteine for the treatment of comorbid alcohol use disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder: Design and methodology of a randomized clinical trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2020:105961. PubMed PMID: 32087337.

Wulsin L, Pinkhasov A, Cunningham C, Miller L, Smith A, Oros S. Innovations for integrated care: The Association of Medicine and Psychiatry recognizes new models. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2019;61:90-5. PubMed PMID: 31104827.

Williams NR, Heifets BD, Bentzley BS, Blasey C, Sudheimer KD, Hawkins J, Lyons DM, Schatzberg AF. Attenuation of antidepressant and antisuicidal effects of ketamine by opioid receptor antagonism. Molecular psychiatry. 2019;24(12):1779-86. PubMed PMID: 31467392.

Wilkerson AK, Sahlem GL, Bentzley BS, Lord J, Smith JP, Simmons RO, Uhde TW, Book SW. Insomnia severity during early abstinence is related to substance use treatment completion in adults enrolled in an intensive outpatient program. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2019;104:97-103. PubMed PMID: 31370990.

West K, Oshri A, Mitaro E, Caughy M, Suveg C. Maternal depression and preadolescent symptoms: An examination of dyad-level moderators in an economically impoverished sample. Journal of Family Psychology. 2019.

Walker JR, Korte JE, McRae-Clark AL, Hartwell KJ. Adherence Across FDA-Approved Medications for Alcohol Use Disorder in a Veterans Administration Population. J Stud Alcohol Drugs. 2019;80(5):572-7. PubMed PMID: 31603760; PMCID: PMC6811722.

Verplaetse TL, Roberts W, Moore KE, Peltier MR, Oberleitner LM, McKee SA. Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Immediate-Release Versus Extended-Release Guanfacine in Adult Daily Smokers. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2019;39(2):124-8. PubMed PMID: 30707118; PMCID: PMC6391212.

Tripp JC, Jones JL, Back SE, Norman SB. Dealing With Complexity and Comorbidity: Comorbid PTSD and Substance Use Disorders. Current Treatment Options in Psychiatry. 2019;6(3):188-97.

Tomko RL, Baker NL, Hood CO, Gilmore AK, McClure EA, Squeglia LM, McRae-Clark AL, Sonne SC, Gray KM. Depressive symptoms and cannabis use in a placebo-controlled trial of N-Acetylcysteine for adult cannabis use disorder. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2019. PubMed PMID: 31712969.

Squeglia LM, Fadus MC, McClure EA, Tomko RL, Gray KM. Pharmacological Treatment of Youth Substance Use Disorders. Journal of child and adolescent psychopharmacology. 2019;29(7):559-72. PubMed PMID: 31009234; PMCID: PMC6727439.

Rosignoli LM, Regan KA, Gray MJ, Ohning CR, Iyer SSR. Exercise band-induced lens dislocations: A case series. American journal of ophthalmology case reports. 2019;15:100496. PubMed PMID: 31372578; PMCID: PMC6661378.

Roche DJO, Bujarski S, Green R, Hartwell EE, Leventhal AM, Ray LA. Alcohol, tobacco, and marijuana consumption is associated with increased odds of same-day substance co- and tri-use. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2019;200:40-9. PubMed PMID: 31085377; PMCID: PMC6675401.

Robbins P, Lewis ET. Accommodation for Patients with Mental Illness Under the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Rehabilitation Act. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law Online. 2019;47(4):521-3.

Prisciandaro JJ, Mellick W, Mitaro E, Tolliver BK. An evaluation of the impact of co-occurring anxiety and substance use disorder on bipolar disorder illness outcomes in STEP-BD. J Affect Disord. 2019;246:794-9. PubMed PMID: 30623826; PMCID: PMC6563327.

Picca A, Ruthford M, Ghanim MT, Sims M, Kanter J. Diagnosis of Hemoglobin M Disease in a Toddler Presenting With Hypoxemia and Hemolysis. Clinical pediatrics. 2019;58(11-12):1345-8. PubMed PMID: 31431070.

Penrod RD, Kumar J, Smith LN, McCalley D, Nentwig TB, Hughes BW, Barry GM, Glover K, Taniguchi M, Cowan CW. Activity-regulated cytoskeleton-associated protein (Arc/Arg3.1) regulates anxiety- and novelty-related behaviors. Genes Brain Behav. 2019;18(7):e12561. PubMed PMID: 30761730; PMCID: PMC6692244.

Pantazis CB, James MH, Bentzley BS, Aston-Jones G. The number of lateral hypothalamus orexin/hypocretin neurons contributes to individual differences in cocaine demand. Addict Biol. 2019:e12795. PubMed PMID: 31297913.

Morris NP, Bentzley BS. Supporting the Use of Medications for Addiction Treatment in US Drug Courts: Opportunities for Health Professionals. J Addict Med. 2019. PubMed PMID: 31688147.

Morris NP, Bentzley BS. Requiring Buprenorphine Waivers for Psychiatry Residents. Acad Psychiatry. 2019;43(1):131-4. PubMed PMID: 30414072.

Miller KJ, Prieto T, Williams NR, Halpern CH. Case Studies in Neuroscience: The electrophysiology of a human obsession in nucleus accumbens. Journal of neurophysiology. 2019;121(6):2336-40. PubMed PMID: 31017846.

Mellick W, Tolliver BK, Brenner H, Prisciandaro JJ. Delay discounting and reward sensitivity in a 2 x 2 study of bipolar disorder and alcohol dependence. Addiction. 2019;114(8):1369-78. PubMed PMID: 30927381; PMCID: PMC6626565.

McMillin JC, Rocha KM, Barnwell EL, Haddad JS, Waring Iv GO. Objective evaluation of vision quality in pseudophakic patients with posterior capsular opacification using double-pass retinal imaging. Arquivos brasileiros de oftalmologia. 2019;82(3):189-94. PubMed PMID: 30810615.

McClure EA, Baker NL, Gray KM, Hood CO, Tomko RL, Carpenter MJ, Ramakrishnan VR, Buchanan CJ, Saladin ME. The influence of gender and oxytocin on stress reactivity, cigarette craving, and smoking in a randomized, placebo-controlled laboratory relapse paradigm. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2019. PubMed PMID: 31792646.

Mahajan UV, Parker JJ, Williams NR, Bhati MT, Ku S, Grant G, Fisher RS, Stein SC, Halpern CH. Adjunctive repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation delivers superior quality of life for focal epilepsy compared to anti-epileptic drugs: A meta-analytic utility prediction study. Brain Stimul. 2019. PubMed PMID: 31874798.

Lydiard J, Nemeroff CB. Biomarker-Guided Tailored Therapy. Advances in experimental medicine and biology. 2019;1192:199-224. PubMed PMID: 31705496.

Lim AC, Ghahremani DG, Grodin EN, Green R, Bujarski S, Hartwell EE, Courtney KE, Hutchison K, Miotto K, Ray LA. Neuroimaging findings from an experimental pharmacology trial of naltrexone in heavy drinkers of East Asian descent. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2019;200:181-90. PubMed PMID: 31160146; PMCID: PMC6760244.

Levis SC, Bentzley BS, Molet J, Bolton JL, Perrone CR, Baram TZ, Mahler SV. On the early life origins of vulnerability to opioid addiction. Molecular psychiatry. 2019. PubMed PMID: 31822817.

Kranzler HR, Feinn R, Morris P, Hartwell EE. A meta-analysis of the efficacy of gabapentin for treating alcohol use disorder. Addiction. 2019;114(9):1547-55. PubMed PMID: 31077485; PMCID: PMC6682454.

Koch K, Stegmaier S, Schwarz L, Erb M, Thomas M, Scheffler K, Wildgruber D, Nieratschker V, Ethofer T. CACNA1C risk variant affects microstructural connectivity of the amygdala. NeuroImage Clinical. 2019;22:101774. PubMed PMID: 30909026; PMCID: PMC6434179.

Kakusa B, Saluja S, Tate WJ, Espil FM, Halpern CH, Williams NR. Robust clinical benefit of multi-target deep brain stimulation for treatment of Gilles de la Tourette syndrome and its comorbidities. Brain Stimul. 2019;12(3):816-8. PubMed PMID: 30878341.

Hunt J, Reichenberg J, Lewis AL, Jacobson S. Child and adolescent psychiatry training in the USA: current pathways. European child & adolescent psychiatry. 2019. PubMed PMID: 31515613.

Hood CO, Thomson Ross L, Wills N. Family factors and depressive symptoms among college students: Understanding the role of self-compassion. Journal of American college health : J of ACH. 2019:1-5. PubMed PMID: 30958756.

Heifets BD, Williams NR, Blasey C, Sudheimer K, Rodriguez CI, Schatzberg AF. Rigorous Translational Models Are Key to Studying Ketamine's Antidepressant Mechanism: Response to Wang and Kaplin. The American journal of psychiatry. 2019;176(5):412. PubMed PMID: 31039633.

Heifets BD, Williams NR, Bentzley BS, Schatzberg AF. Rigorous Trial Design Is Essential to Understand the Role of Opioid Receptors in Ketamine's Antidepressant Effect. JAMA psychiatry. 2019;76(6):657-8. PubMed PMID: 31042274.

Heckman BW, Cummings KM, Stoltman JJK, Dahne J, Borland R, Fong GT, Carpenter MJ. Longer duration of smoking abstinence is associated with waning cessation fatigue. Behav Res Ther. 2019;115:12-8. PubMed PMID: 30509485; PMCID: PMC6409126.

Hartwell EE, Kranzler HR. Pharmacogenetics of alcohol use disorder treatments: an update. Expert opinion on drug metabolism & toxicology. 2019;15(7):553-64. PubMed PMID: 31162983; PMCID: PMC6614002.

Hartwell EE, Bujarski S, Green R, Ray LA. Convergence between the Penn Alcohol Craving Scale and diagnostic interview for the assessment of alcohol craving. Addictive behaviors reports. 2019;10:100198. PubMed PMID: 31304230; PMCID: PMC6599943.

Gwynette MF, McGuire K, Fadus MC, Feder JD, Koth KA, King BH. Overemphasis of the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) Evaluation Subverts a Clinician's Ability to Provide Access to Autism Services. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2019;58(12):1222-3. PubMed PMID: 31356862.

Gonzalez-Roz A, Secades-Villa R, Pericot-Valverde I, Weidberg S, Alonso-Perez F. Effects of Delay Discounting and Other Predictors on Smoking Relapse. The Spanish journal of psychology. 2019;22:E9. PubMed PMID: 30885283.

Fryml LD, Pelic CG, Acierno R, Tuerk P, Yoder M, Borckardt JJ, Juneja N, Schmidt M, Beaver KL, George MS. Exposure Therapy and Simultaneous Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation: A Controlled Pilot Trial for the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. J ECT. 2019;35(1):53-60. PubMed PMID: 29952863.

Friedrich D, Li X, Hartwell KJ, Short EB, Sahlem GL, George MS. Tolerability and feasibility of accelerated repetitive transcranial stimulation for reduction of nicotine craving. Brain Stimul. 2019;12(5):1315-6. PubMed PMID: 31253502.

Fadus MC, Squeglia LM, Valadez EA, Tomko RL, Bryant BE, Gray KM. Adolescent Substance Use Disorder Treatment: an Update on Evidence-Based Strategies. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2019;21(10):96. PubMed PMID: 31522280.

Fadus MC, Smith TT, Squeglia LM. The rise of e-cigarettes, pod mod devices, and JUUL among youth: Factors influencing use, health implications, and downstream effects. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2019;201:85-93. PubMed PMID: 31200279.

Fadus MC, Peterson NK, Jilich CL, Kantor EM, Beckert DR, Reed JM, Valadez EA, Brendle TA. Improving Communication with LGBTQ Patients: A Pilot Curriculum During the Psychiatry Clerkship. Acad Psychiatry. 2019. PubMed PMID: 31820369.

Fadus MC, Ginsburg KR, Sobowale K, Halliday-Boykins CA, Bryant BE, Gray KM, Squeglia LM. Unconscious Bias and the Diagnosis of Disruptive Behavior Disorders and ADHD in African American and Hispanic Youth. Acad Psychiatry. 2019. PubMed PMID: 31713075.

Fadus MC. We All Have These Moments. American Journal of Psychiatry Residents' Journal. 2019;15(1):5.

Ekhtiari H, Tavakoli H, Addolorato G, Baeken C, Bonci A, Campanella S, Castelo-Branco L, Challet-Bouju G, Clark VP, Claus E, Dannon PN, Del Felice A, den Uyl T, Diana M, di Giannantonio M, Fedota JR, Fitzgerald P, Gallimberti L, Grall-Bronnec M, Herremans SC, Herrmann MJ, Jamil A, Khedr E, Kouimtsidis C, Kozak K, Krupitsky E, Lamm C, Lechner WV, Madeo G, Malmir N, Martinotti G, McDonald WM, Montemitro C, Nakamura-Palacios EM, Nasehi M, Noel X, Nosratabadi M, Paulus M, Pettorruso M, Pradhan B, Praharaj SK, Rafferty H, Sahlem G, Salmeron BJ, Sauvaget A, Schluter RS, Sergiou C, Shahbabaie A, Sheffer C, Spagnolo PA, Steele VR, Yuan TF, van Dongen JDM, Van Waes V, Venkatasubramanian G, Verdejo-Garcia A, Verveer I, Welsh JW, Wesley MJ, Witkiewitz K, Yavari F, Zarrindast MR, Zawertailo L, Zhang X, Cha YH, George TP, Frohlich F, Goudriaan AE, Fecteau S, Daughters SB, Stein EA, Fregni F, Nitsche MA, Zangen A, Bikson M, Hanlon CA. Transcranial electrical and magnetic stimulation (tES and TMS) for addiction medicine: A consensus paper on the present state of the science and the road ahead. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2019;104:118-40. PubMed PMID: 31271802.

Dowdle LT, Borckardt JJ, Back SE, Morgan K, Adams D, Madan A, Balliet W, Hanlon CA. Sensitized brain response to acute pain in patients using prescription opiates for chronic pain: A pilot study. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2019;200:6-13. PubMed PMID: 31071496; PMCID: PMC6914256.

Crummy EA, Donckels EA, Baskin BM, Bentzley BS, Ferguson SM. The impact of cocaine and heroin drug history on motivation and cue sensitivity in a rat model of polydrug abuse. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2019. PubMed PMID: 31463541.

Compean E, Hamner M. Posttraumatic stress disorder with secondary psychotic features (PTSD-SP): Diagnostic and treatment challenges. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2019;88:265-75. PubMed PMID: 30092241; PMCID: PMC6459196.

Cartmell SC, Tian Q, Thio BJ, Leuze C, Ye L, Williams NR, Yang G, Ben-Dor G, Deisseroth K, Grill WM, McNab JA, Halpern CH. Multimodal characterization of the human nucleus accumbens. NeuroImage. 2019;198:137-49. PubMed PMID: 31077843.

Byyny RL, Martinez D, Cleary L, Ballard B, Barth BE, Christensen S, Eidson-Ton W, Estevez-Ordonez D, Fuhrer J, Kinzie JM, Lee AL, Lynch C, Pfeil S, Schoenbaum E. Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society: A Commitment to Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Service in the Profession of Medicine. Acad Med. 2019; EPub Ahead of Print. PubMed PMID: 31764080.

Brown JC. An Interventional Psychiatry Track. American Journal of Psychiatry Residents' Journal. 2019;15(1):11-4.

Brake CA, Adams TG, Hood CO, Badour CL. Posttraumatic Mental Contamination and the Interpersonal Psychological Theory of Suicide: Effects via DSM-5 PTSD Symptom Clusters. Cognitive therapy and research. 2019;43(1):259-71. PubMed PMID: 31289416; PMCID: PMC6615747.

Arterberry BJ, Treloar Padovano H, Foster KT, Zucker RA, Hicks BM. Higher average potency across the United States is associated with progression to first cannabis use disorder symptom. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2019;195:186-92. PubMed PMID: 30573162; PMCID: PMC6376862.

Trainee Honors & Awards

Jones, J. L. NIH Loan Repayment Program Award Recipient

Brown, J.C. NIH Loan Repayment Program Award Recipient

Brown, D.G. Research Society on Alcoholism 2019 Annual Meeting Junior Investigator Award and Travel Award

Hood, C. NIDA Director's Travel Award

Norton, J. National Institute of Justice Research Assistantship Program

Bentzley, B. 2019 Ruth Fox Scholarship

Mateus, C. Psychiatry Golden Apple Award for Outstanding Medical Student Teaching by a Resident

Fadus, M. C. 2-Year Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry (GAP) Fellowship

Cheng, J. Best Poster Presentation at the 48th Annual American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law Annual Meeting (DART Poster)

Tolliver, B. K. MUSC Faculty Senate

Barth, K. MUSC Faculty Senate

Williams, N. Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Young Investigator Award

Fadus, M. C. American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) Educational Outreach Program (EOP) for General Psychiatry Residents $1000 travel award for the 65 Annual Meeting

Peltier, M. R. NIDA Women and Sex/Gender Differences Research Junior Investigators Travel Award

Zuschlag, Z. American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology New Investigator Award

Pericot-Valverde, I. NIDA Women and Sex/Gender Differences Research Junior Investigators Travel Award

Oros, S. Medicine/Psychiatry Chief Resident

Friedrich, D. Psychiatry Chief Resident

Payne, R. MUSC PGY1 Teacher of the Year - Psychiatry Residents

Lewis, T. E. MUSC Outstanding Medical Student Didactic Teaching by a Resident

Cheng, J. C. MUSC J.J. Cleckley Resident Clinical Excellence Award

Sahlem, G. MUSC PGY 2 Outstanding Didactic Teacher of the Year

Tolliver, B. K. Hippocratic Oath and Academic Hooding Ceremony - MUSC Class of 2018

Tolliver, B. K. MUSC PGY2 Clinical Teacher of the Year

Holes-Lewis, K. MUSC PGY 3 Outstanding Outpatient Teacher of the Year - Psychiatry

Fryml, L. 2nd Place Resident Poster Competition – South Carolina Psychiatric Association 2018 Annual Meeting

Cheng, J. C. Phillip J. Resnick Scholar Award - Midwest Chapter of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law

Williams, N. Domestic Travel Fellowship Award - Society of Biological Psychiatry

Compean, E. Travel Award - American Psychiatric Association & Society of Biological Psychiatry

Compean, E. 2nd Place Poster Presentation - 2018 Annual Meeting of South Carolina Medical Association

Compean, E. Travel Award - South Carolina Medical Association

Compean, E. APA Research Colloquium Fellow (as of May 2018)

Kates, M. Global Health Fellow - Duke Global Policy Program

Kates, M. Lawrence M. Goodman Research Award - University of Florida College of Medicine

Fadus, M. Scholars of Humanities and Arts Research and Education Grant (SHARE)

Fadus, M. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship - American Psychiatric Association