2015-07-01

[DIV28SUPER] GWAS data related to substance abuse disorders available in dbGAP

Dear Investigator,

 

This is to make you aware of available GWAS data related to substance abuse disorders.  There are opportunities to study substance abuse, understand co-variants related to other diseases, as well as utilizing these data as controls.  The data are available through controlled-access within dbGaP (see hyperlinks below).

 

 

Addiction Related Genome-Wide Association Studies within the database of Genotypes and Phenotypes (dbGaP)

Study

dbGaP Study Accession

PI

Data Use Limitations

Genetic Determinants of Viral Clearance in HCV-Infected Populations

phs000248.v1.p1

David Thomas

General Research Use (IRB required)

A Genome-Wide Association Study of Heroin Dependence

phs000277.v1.p1

Elliot Nelson

Substance Dependence (IRB required); Alcohol and Tobacco (IRB required); Substance Dependence and Childhood Trauma (IRB required); Alcohol Related Conditions (IRB required)

The Genetic Architecture of Smoking and Smoking Cessation

phs000404.v1.p1

Laura Bierut

General Research Use; Nicotine Addiction Research (IRB required)

Genome-Wide Association Study of HIV-1 Host Genetics Among Injection Drug Users

phs000454.v1.p1

Eric Johnson

Health Research (Non-Commercial)

deCODE Genetics study on genes contributing to nicotine dependence in humans

phs000393.v1.p1

Kari Stefansson

General Research Use (IRB required)

Ecological Stressors, PTSD, and Drug Use in Detroit: The Detroit Neighborhood Health Study (DNHS)

phs000560.v1.p1

Allison Aiello

General Research Use (Non-Profit Organizations)

Study of Addiction: Genetics and Environment (SAGE)

phs000092.v1.p1

Laura Bierut

Health Research; Alcoholism and Related Conditions

Sensitivity to the Subjective Effects of Amphetamine

phs000832.v1.p1

Abraham Palmer

General Research Use

Genomewide Association Study of Alcohol Use and Alcohol Use Disorder in Australian Twin-Families (OZ-ALC GWAS)

phs000181.v1.p1

Pamela Madden/ Andrew Heath

Research on Alcohol and Tobacco Related Phenotypes (IRB required)

CIDR: Collaborative Study on the Genetics of Alcoholism Case Control Study

phs000125.v1.p1

Bernice Porjesz

Health Research (IRB required); Alcoholism and Related Conditions (IRB required)

The Collaborative Study on the Genetics of Alcoholism (COGA)

phs000763.v1.p1

Bernice Porjesz

Disease-Specific: Alcoholism and Related Disorders (IRB required)

Minnesota Center for Twin and Family Research (MCTFR) Genome-Wide Association Study of Behavioral Disinhibition

phs000620.v1.p1

William Iacono

General Research Use

 

Please contact Mark Caulder if you have any further questions:


Mark S. Caulder, MS, MPH
Health Program Specialist for Population and Applied Genetics

Division of Basic Neuroscience and Behavioral Research
National Institute on Drug Abuse
National Institutes of Health
6001 Executive Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20892-9555

Tel: 301.435.1308
Fax: 301.594.6043
Email: caulderm@mail.nih.gov



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2015-06-28

2015-06-25

Planning on a great convention in toronto!

division 28 will be there! #div28 #apa2015

2015-06-22

[DIV28M] Postdoctoral Associate at Yale University School of Medicine

 

Dear Division 28 members,

 

Please see the attached notice advertising for a Postdoctoral Associate.

 

Best regards,

 

Brent A. Moore, Ph.D.

 

 

 

Research Scientist    

Department of Psychiatry

Yale University School of Medicine

495 Congress Ave.  – MRU Second Floor

New Haven, CT 06519

brent.moore@yale.edu

(203) 285-2700    Fax: (203) 781-4681

 

Research Psychologist

Pain Research, Informatics, Multimorbidities, and Education (PRIME) Center

VA Connecticut Healthcare System

brent.moore@va.gov

Affiliate- Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS

 

http://medicine.yale.edu/psychiatry/research/programs/divisions_people/brent_moore.profile

 

 

 

 

 

POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE - YALE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE: Department of Psychiatry at Yale University School of Medicine, Division of Addictions in New Haven, CT seeks a motivated psychologist for a postdoctoral associate position on a NIDA R01 research project available by August, 2015. The project involves development and evaluation of automated, CBT-based, substance abuse treatments for individuals with opioid use disorder.  Additional opportunities for research in substance abuse, HIV/AIDS, chronic pain, and health services delivery are available.

 

Applicants should have a PhD with training in behavioral interventions and substance abuse and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. The successful candidate should have experience with clinical trials, data management and statistical experience, a strong interest in multidisciplinary research, and able to work effectively independently and in collaboration with a team. The position will involve close collaboration with the investigators and research team in all phases of research: conceptualization of new projects, grant writing, implementation of trials, data collection, management and analysis, writing up results, and presenting findings.

 

Yale University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.

 

The Division of Addictions is a world-renowned research and training program with over 35 full-time research faculty and multiple research centers on addictions and affiliated disorders (http://psychiatry.yale.edu/research/divisions/addictions.aspx). The program is closely affiliated with the VA Connecticut Healthcare System in West Haven, CT which provides additional clinical, research and career opportunities. Send letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference to: Brent A. Moore, Ph.D., Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Brent.Moore@yale.edu.

 

 

2015-06-16

[DIV28SUPER] Division 28 program offerings at the 2015 Convention of the American Psychological Association in

Dear Colleagues,

 

The 2015 Convention of the American Psychological Association in Toronto, ON, is fast approaching!  As always this year’s Division 28 program includes several strong symposia, invited addresses, new fellows’ addresses, paper sessions, poster sessions, collaborative programing, and continuing education opportunities.  We have arranged for a diverse program that encompasses novel uses of technology, adolescent development, and more.  We are also co-hosting many events with allied divisions, societies, and institutions. A brief program brochure providing times and places is attached to this email, please take a minute to look over some highlights.  We hope to see you in Toronto, and be sure to bring your passport if you plan to attend and live outside of Canada.

 

Cheers,

 

 

Matthew T. Weaver, Ph.D.

2015 Program Chair

American Psychological Association

Divions 28: Psychopharmacology and Substance Abuse

Phone: 814.824.2733

Email: mweaver@mercyhurst.edu

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2015-06-12

[DIV28M] new officers

Dear Division 28 Members-
Please join me in congratulating our two newly elected officers. David Festinger Ph.D. will be our president in 2017. Cecile Marczinski Ph.D. will be our member-at-large from 2016-2018. Welcome, David and Cecile!
-Bill.

               
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William W. Stoops, Ph.D.
email: william.stoops@uky.edu
phone: (859) 257-5383
facsimile: (859) 257-7684


Associate Professor
University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Department of Behavioral Science
Department of Psychiatry
Center on Drug and Alcohol Research
University of Kentucky College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Psychology

Director
Regulatory Knowledge and Support Core
University of Kentucky Center for Clinical and Translational Science

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[DIV28SUPER] Nora's Blog Seeking Input from the Community on NIDA=?Windows-1252?Q?=92s_?=Scientific Reorganization | National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

FYI, as promised...
http://www.drugabuse.gov/about-nida/noras-blog/2015/06/seeking-input-community-nidas-scientific-reorganization

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