Investigators

Projects

P 1/7: Stress-enhanced drinking in alcohol dependence: Role of dynorphin/KOR activity in extended amygdala circuitry (U01AA014095)
Howard Becker, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Medical University of South Carolina
Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

P 2/7: Role of kappa opiod receptors in maladaptive catecholamine responses t stress and alcohol exposure (U01AA014091)
Sara R. Jones, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology
Wake Forest School of Medicine

P 3/7: Impact of stress mediated locus coeruleus dysregulation on cognitive control and excessive drinking (U01AA025481)
Elena Vazey, Ph.D, Principal Investigator
David Moorman, Ph.D, Principal Investigator
Department of Biology
University of Massachusetts

P 4/7: Stress-induced dysregulation of prefrontal cortex circuitry and plasticity in alcohol dependence (U01AA020930)
Patrick J. Mulholland, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Department of Neurosciences
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Medical University of South Carolina

P 5/7: Deconstructing the role of extended amygdala circuits in stress regulated alcohol drinking (U01AA020911)
Thomas Kash, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Department of Pharmacology
Bowles Center for Alcohol Studies
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

P 6/7: Stress and ethanol self administration in monkeys (U01AA013510)
Kathleen Grant, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Verginia Cuzon Carlson, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Oregon National Primate Research Center
Oregon Health & Science University

P 7/7: Glucocorticoid antagonists in heavy drinker: effects on fMRI connectivity, withdrawal and drinking (U01AA020890)
Gary Wand, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
The Alfredo Rivière and Norma Rodriguez de Rivière Professor of Endocrinology and Metabolism Director, Endocrine Training Program
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Betsy McCaul, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Professor of Medicine
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Cores

INIA Stress and Chronic Alcohol Interactions: Administrative Core (U24AA013641)
Kathleen Grant, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Oregon National Primate Research Center
Oregon Health & Science University

C 1/3: Brain Circuit Validation Core (U24AA025475)
Thomas Kash, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Department of Pharmacology
Bowles Center for Alcohol Studies
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

C 2/3: Stress-CIE Drinking Mouse Core (U24AA020929)
Marcelo Lopez, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Medical University of South Carolina

C 3/3: Translational Neuroimaging Core (U24AA025473)
Christopher Kroenke, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Oregon National Primate Research Center
Oregon Health & Science University

Intramural Collaborators

David Lovinger, Ph.D., LIN-Office of the Chief, NIAAA