Projects and Grants

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THE DEVELOPMENT OF ALCOHOL MISUSE AND RELATED PROBLEMS FROM ADOLESCENCE TO EARLY MIDLIFE

09/2005 - 05/2025

USING THE GENETIC ARCHITECTURE OF SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS TO ADVANCE GENE IDENTIFICATION AND UNDERSTANDING OF PATHWAYS OF RISK

07/01/2020-04/30/2025

ALCOHOL RESEARCH CENTER PROJECT 4 - HUMAN STUDIES TO IDENTIFY GENES AND CHARACTERIZE RISK PATHWAYS INVOLVED IN ALCOHOL RELATED OUTCOMES

04/01/2020 - 03/31/2025

COLLABORATIVE STUDY ON THE GENETICS OF ALCOHOLISM (COGA)

09/2014-08/2024

USING GENETICALLY INFORMED DESIGNS TO UNDERSTAND THE IMPACT OF PARENTAL DIVORCE/SEPARATION AND PARENTAL MARITAL DISCORD ON OFFSPRING ALCOHOL OUTCOMES

08/05/2020-06/30/2024 

VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY GUIDED RESEARCH EXPERIENCES & APPLIED TRAINING PROGRAM (VCU GREAT)

09/2018-08/2023

DEVELOPMENT OF A NOVEL PERSONALIZED RISK ASSESSMENT FOR COLLEGE ALCOHOL PREVENTION

09/2019-08/2022

GENETICS, ROMANTIC RELATIONSHIPS, AND ALCOHOL MISUSE IN EMERGING ADULTHOOD

05/2016-04/2021

Past Grants

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GENES, ENVIRONMENTS & INTERVENTIONS: UNDERSTANDING AND ADDRESSING ALCOHOL MISUSE

02/2010-08/2020

GENE-ENVIRONMENT INTERPLAY IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF ALCOHOL USE AND RELATED PROBLEMS (FINNTWIN)

09/2005-05/2020 

UNDERSTANDING CONNECTIONS BETWEEN BEHAVIORAL AND EMOTIONAL HEALTH, CO-CURRICULAR ENGAGEMENT, AND STUDENT SUCCESS

06/2016-05/2018

INTEGRATING GENETICS, BRAIN IMAGING AND PHENOTYPIC SUBTYPES IN BINGE DRINKERS

09/2015-09/2017

SPIT FOR SCIENCE: THE VCU STUDENT SURVEY

09/2012-08/2017

INTEGRATING RESEARCH, COURSEWORK, AND TECHNOLOGY TO CREATE A CULTURE OF WELLBEING AT VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY

09/2015-08/2017

DRINKING MOTIVES IN INTERNALIZING AND EXTERNALIZING PATHWAYS TO ALCOHOL MISUSE

08/2016-08/2017

DEVELOPMENT, ECOLOGY, AND PREVENTION OF ADULT ADDICTIVE BEHAVIOR (PAL1)

09/2011-05/2016

PATHWAYS TO ALCOHOL USE DISORDERS IN ALSPAC: A GENETIC-DEVELOPMENTAL STUDY (ALSPAC)

09/2010-08/2015