Fogarty Indo-US Training Mentors

Name/Degrees Rank Primary Appointment and College Role in Program Research Interests
Linda B. Cottler, PhD, MPH, FACE Dean’s Professor and Founding Chair Epidemiology
COM
PHHP
Director Epidemiology; Global Health; Addiction; Community Based Research; Mentoring Pedagogy; Interventions; Health Inequalities
Regina Bussing, MD Professor and Donald R. Dizney Chair Psychiatry
COM
Co-Director Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Adolescent Depression; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Dawn Bowers, PhD Professor Clinical and Health Psychology
PHHP
Mentor Neuropsychology of Emotion; TMS; Psychophysiology; Lateriality; Forensic Neuropsychology
Ronald Cohen, PhD Professor and Director, Center for Cognitive Aging and Memory Aging and Geriatric Research
COM
Mentor Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology; Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience; Neuropsychology of Attention; Attention and Memory; Anterior Cingulate Cortex; Short-Duration Timing; Neuroimaging; Age-Associated Cognitive and Brain Dysfunction; Neurodegenerative Disorders
Robert L. Cook, MD Professor Epidemiology
COM
PHHP
Mentor Epidemiology; HIV Infections; STDs; Risk Behavior Assessment; Alcohol and Drug Use; Clinical Trials; Community Based Research; Infectious Disease Prevention; Primary Healthcare
Todd E. Golde, MD Professor and Director, Center for Translational Research in Neurodegenerative Disease Neuroscience
COM
Mentor Neurodegenerative Diseases
Carol Mathews, MD Professor Psychiatry
COM
Mentor
Lisa Merlo-Greene, PhD, MPE Associate Professor Psychiatry
COM
Mentor Psychosocial Factors Related to Addiction
Mark Lewis, PhD Professor Psychiatry
COM
Mentor Child Psychopathology; Autism
David Janicke, PhD, ABPP Professor and Associate Chair Clinical and Health Psychology
PHHP
Mentor Pediatric Obesity; Psychosocial Adjustment of Overweight and Obese Youth; Impact Factors of Weight Loss Behaviors
Volker Mai, PhD, MPH Associate Professor Epidemiology
COM
PHHP
Mentor Disease Susceptibility; Gut Microbiota; Acute Infectious Intestinal Disease
Michael Marsiske, PhD Associate Professor Clinical and Health Psychology
PHHP
Mentor Cognitive Aging
Sara Jo Nixon, PhD Professor Psychiatry
COM
Mentor Substance Abuse and Dependence
Marco Pahor, MD Professor and Founding Chair Aging and Geriatric Research
COM
Mentor Geriatric Research; Physical Function; Disability; Epidemiology; Randomized Control Trials
Catherine Price, PhD, ABPP Associate Professor Clinical and Health Psychology and Anesthesiology
PHHP
COM
Mentor Neurogenerative Subcortical Diseases
Catherine Striley, PhD, MSW, ACSW, MPE Assistant Professor Epidemiology
COM
PHHP
Mentor Psychopathology; Addictive Behavior; Ethical Research Conduct and Accountability; Global Health
Rajiv Tandon, MD Professor Psychiatry
COM
Mentor Psychopharmacology; Depression; Psychosis; Schizophrenia
Krishna Vaddiparti, PhD, MSW, MPE Assistant Professor Epidemiology
COM
PHHP
Mentor Epidemiology; Global Health; Community Violence; Addiction; HIV Risk Behaviors and Adverse Health Outcomes
Kevin K.W. Wang, PhD Associate Professor Psychiatry
COM
Mentor Neuro-Proteomics; CNS Injury; Neurodegeneration; Substance Abuse Research (Methamphetamine, MDMA, Bath Salts); Protein Post-Translational Modification (Proteases / Protein Kinases), Biomarker Discovery and Assay Development; Diagnostics; Therapeutic Development and Theranostics