University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Vermont Center on Behavior and Health

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Faculty, Staff & Advisors

 

Leadership
Name/Email Title Information

Stephen Higgins, PhD

Stephen T. Higgins, PhD

VCBH Director
COBRE PI/Director
TCORS PI/Director
NIH/NIDA Research Training Program PI/Director
PubMed, CV

Philip Ades, MD

Philip A. Ades, MD

VCBH Associate Director
COBRE Co-I/Associate Director
TCORS Co-I
PubMed, CV

Stacey C. Sigmon, PhD

COBRE Core Director, Behavioral Economics
COBRE Core Co-Director, Collaboration/Dissemination
TCORS Project PI
PubMed, CV

Diann Gaalema, PhD

Diann E. Gaalema, PhD

COBRE Core Associate Director, Administration
COBRE Project PI
TCORS Site PI
PubMed, CV

John Hughes, MD

John R. Hughes, MD

TCORS Associate Director
TCORS Co-I
PubMed, CV

TCORS Project PI

NIH/NIDA Research Training Program Associate Director

PubMed, CV
Neuroimaging Research Vermont (NERVE) Lab Director PubMed, CV
External Advisors
Name/Email Affiliation Information
Warren Bickel, PhD.
Virginia Tech PubMed, CV
George Bigelow, PhD
Johns Hopkins University PubMed, CV
Leonard Epstein PhD
University at Buffalo PubMed, CV
Jack Henningfield, PhD
Pinney Associates PubMed, CV
Steven Schroeder, MD
University of California, San Francisco PubMed, CV

External Consultants
Name/Email Affiliation Information
Henrietta S. Bada, MD.
University of Kentucky PubMed, CV
Peter Anthony Hall, PhD
Ontario College of Psychologists PubMed, CV
Michael J. Meaney, PhD
McGill University PubMed, CV
Rena R. Wing, PhD Brown University PubMed, CV
Donald Shepard, PhD Brandeis University PubMed, CV
Internal Advisors
Name/Email Affiliation Information
Mark E. Bouton, PhD
UVM Department of Psychology PubMed, CV
Charles G. Irvin, PhD.
UVM Department of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics PubMed, CV
Rachel K. Johnson, PhD
UVM Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences PubMed, CV
Polly E. Parsons, MD UVM Department of Medicine PubMed, CV
Patricia A. Prelock, PhD UVM College of Nursing & Health Sciences PubMed, CV
Community Advisory Board
Name/Email Title Information
John R. Brooklyn, MD
UVM Associate Clinical Professor of Family Medicine, Medicine and Psychiatry PubMed, CV
Wendy S. Davis, MD EPSDT Program Chief, State of Vermont, Department of Health PubMed, CV
Craig A. Jones, MD Director, Vermont Blueprint for Health PubMed, CV
Victoria Loner, RNC, B, PAHM Director, Quality and Care Coordination, OneCare Vermont PubMed, CV
Judy S. Shaw, EdD, MPH, RN, FAAP Executive Director, Vermont Child Health Improvement Program (VCHIP); Research Associate Professor, UVM Departments of Pediatrics and Nursing PubMed, CV
External Research Collaborators
Name/Email Affiliation Information
Jennifer Tidey, PhD
Brown University PubMed, CV

Craig Rush, PhD

University of Kentucky PubMed, CV
Maxine Stitzer
Johns Hopkins University PubMed, CV
Affiliated Faculty
Name/Email Affiliation Information
Takamaru Ashikaga, PhD
UVM Department of Biostatistics PubMed, CV
Ira Bernstein, MD UVM Departments of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences PubMed, CV
UVM Department of Psychiatry  
Jean Harvey-Berino, PhD, RD UVM Department of Nutrition and Food Science PubMed, CV
James Hudziak, MD UVM Department of Psychiatry PubMed, CV
Alexandra S. Potter, PhD UVM Department of Psychiatry PubMed, CV
Amy Trentham-Dietz, PhD University of Wisconsin PubMed, CV
COBRE Early Career Investigators
Name/Email Affiliation Information
Robert Althoff, MD, PhD
UVM Department of Psychiatry PubMed, CV
Kim Dittus, MD UVM Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology PubMed, CV
Diann Gaalema, PhD UVM Department of Psychiatry PubMed, CV
Susan Lakoski, MD UVM Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology PubMed, CV
Julie Phillips, MD UVM Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences PubMed, CV
COBRE Pilot Project Investigators
Name/Email Affiliation Information
Anita Fernander
University of Kentucky PubMed, CV
Lynn Hernandez Brown University PubMed, CV
Christopher Jones, PhD University of Vermont PubMed, CV
Nadine Mastroleo Brown University PubMed, CV
Jeremy Sibold University of Vermont PubMed, CV
Jamie Studts University of Kentucky PubMed, CV
NIH Postdoctoral Fellows
Name/Email Affiliation Information
Christopher Arger, PhD UVM Department of Psychiatry PubMed, CV
Bader Chaarani, PhD
UVM Department of Psychiatry PubMed, CV
Bryce J. Hruska, Ph.D. UVM Department of Psychiatry PubMed, CV
Diana R. Keith, Ph.D. UVM Department of Psychiatry PubMed, CV

Allison Kurti, Ph.D

UVM Department of Psychiatry PubMed, CV
Alexis Matusiewicz, Ph.D. UVM Department of Psychiatry PubMed, CV
NIH Predoctoral Fellows
Name/Email Affiliation Information
Cecilia Bergeria, BS UVM Department of Psychology PubMed, CV
Danielle Davis, BS UVM Department of Psychology PubMed, CV
Elias Klemperer, BA UVM Department of Psychology PubMed, CV
Heidi Melbostad, MS UVM Department of Psychology PubMed, CV
Taylor Ochalek, BA UVM Department of Psychology PubMed, CV
Philip Spechler, BA UVM Department of Psychology PubMed, CV
Joanna Streck, BA UVM Department of Psychology PubMed, CV
Ivori Zvorsky, BA UVM Department of Psychology PubMed, CV
Administrative Staff
Name/Email Title
Gary J. Badger, MS Biostatistian 
Nancy S. Bercaw Communications Specialist
Diana Cain
Grants Administrator
Susan Delisle Administrative Assistant
Joan M. Skelly, MS Biostatistian 
Hanna Vanderloo, MSN Project Manager
Marissa Wells, BS Research Staff Assistant

Last modified August 31 2015 09:29 AM