2012 DART SUMMER FELLOWS
Research Topic & Mentor
|Hannah Albenesius- College of Charleston|
"Group Motivated Interviewing Enhances Change Talk in Dually Diagnosed Veterans: A Pilot Investigation"
Mentor: Elizabeth Santa Ana, PhD
|Kyle T. Brown- College of Charleston|
"Extended Cocaine Self-administration: Anxiogenic Effects during Withdrawal and Oxytocin Receptor Expression"
Mentor: Ronald See, PhD
|Megan L.T. Hilbert- College of Charleston|
"The Effects of Caffeine on Ethanol-induced Locomotor Stimulation and Reinforcement"
Mentor: Tripp Griffin, PhD
|Andrew Griffith See- College of Charleston|
"A Comparison of Stress and Craving Response in Marijuana- and Cocaine-Dependent Treatment Seekers"
Mentor: Aimee McRae-Clark, PharmD
|Morgan Zipperly- College of Charleston|
"The Influence of NR2B Deletion on Ethanol-Induced Locomotor Sensitization in Mice"
Mentor: Howard Becker, PhD
Vanessa Antoine- MUSC
| "Early Alcohol and Marijuana Initiation and Subsequent Sexual Risk Behaviors"|
Mentor: Carla Danielson, PhD
David Friedrich- MUSC
"Utilization of Smoking Cessation Interventions within VA Medical Center Clinics"
Mentor: Karen Hartwell, MD
Laurie Graves- MUSC
"Association between Postpartum Vitamin D Status and Depressive Symptoms"
Mentor: Carol Wagner, MD
|John Hohenberger- MUSC|
"Identifying Areas of Brain Activation Associated with Negative Reinforcement of Pain-Avoidance Behaviors in Healthy Adults"
Mentor: Jeffrey Borckardt, PhD
Lauren Meeks- MUSC
"High Dose rTMS Treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Impact on Inpatient Length of Stay"
Mentors: Christopher Pelic, MD & Mark S. George, MD
Collin Ohning- MUSC
"An Investigation of % Carbohydrate Deficient Transferrin and Phosphatidylethanol as Biomarkers in Self-Reporting Heavy Drinkers"
Mentor: Raymond Anton, MD
Nikesh Patel- MUSC
"Ethical Justification for Stimulant Use by Medical Students"
Mentors: Robert Sade, MD & Lee Lewis, MD
|Lauren Wingo - MUSC |
"Factors Associated with Quit Success among Nicotine Dependent Women Using Pharmacotherapy for Smoking Cessation"
Mentor: Kevin Gray, MD
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