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2008 NAMHC Workgroup on Research Training Roster

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Chair
Dilip V. Jeste, MD*
Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Neurosciences
Estelle and Edgar Levi Chair in Aging; Director, Sam and Rose Stein Institute for Research on Aging
Chief, Geriatric Psychiatry Division; VA San Diego Healthcare System
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, CA
Members
Samuel Barondes, MD
Jeanne and Stanford Robertson Professor
Director, Center for Neurobiology and Psychiatry
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Randy D. Blakely, PhD
Allan D. Bass Professor of Pharmacology and Psychiatry, Department of Pharmacology
Director, Center for Molecular Neuroscience
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN

Martha L. Bruce, PhD, MPH
Professor of Sociology in Psychiatry, and Associate Vice-Chair for Research, Department of Psychiatry
Clinical Epidemiology Program at the Graduate School of Medical Sciences
Weill Cornell Medical College
White Plains, NY

Glorisa J. Canino, PhD*
Professor and Director, Behavioral Sciences Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics
University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus
San Juan, PR

Jonathan D. Cohen, MD, PhD*
Eugene Higgins Professor of Psychology
Director, Center for the Study of Brain, Mind and Behavior
Director, Program in Neuroscience
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ

Richard J. Davidson, PhD
Vilas Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry
Director, Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging & Behavior
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI

Javier I. Escobar, MD
Associate Dean for Global Health
UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
New Brunswick, NJ

Raquel E. Gur, MD, PhD*
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Director, Neuropsychiatry Section
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Philadelphia, PA

Peter J. Hollenbeck, PhD*
Professor and Associate Head, Department of Biological Sciences
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN
Norwood Knight-Richardson, MD, MBA*
Vice Chairman of Department of Psychiatry
Director of the Public Psychiatry Training Program & Neuropsychiatric Institute
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, OR

James F. Leckman, MD
Director of Research
Neison Harris Professor of Child Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Child Study Center
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT

Diane Lipscombe, PhD
Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Brown University
Providence, RI

Peter R. MacLeish, PhD
Chairman, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology
Morehouse School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Michael C. Neale, PhD
Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Human Genetics
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA

Enola K. Proctor, PhD*
Frank J. Bruno Professor of Social Work Research
Associate Dean for Research, George Warren Brown School of Social Work
Director, Center for Mental Health Services Research
Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, MO

Kerry J. Ressler, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center for Behavioral Neuroscience
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Ronald O. Rieder, MD
Professor and Vice Chair for Education & Director of Residency Training, Department of Psychiatry
Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY

Cheryl L. Sisk, PhD
Professor, Department of Psychology
Director, Neuroscience Program
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI


The asterisks (*) indicates members of the National Advisory Mental Health Council.