Shigetomi Eiji, Jackson-Weaver Olan, Huckstepp Robert T, O'Dell Thomas J, Khakh Baljit S TRPA1 channels are regulators of astrocyte basal calcium levels and long-term potentiation via constitutive D-serine release The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 2013; 33(24): 10143-53. The Brain Research Institute at UCLA is a great resource for the neuroscience program at UCLA for both students and faculty! If you see the words “In Res,” that is acceptable. If you have any questions please contact Faculty Profiles Support. This research involves the development of an educational film entitled, TRY (Translating Research for You) as a sub-study under the “Enhancing patient and organizational readiness for cardiovascular risk reduction among ethnic minority patients living with HIV” trial (also known as Healing our Hearts, Minds, and Bodies, or HHMB) which focuses on Black/African-American (“Black”) and Latinx patients; trauma histories and barriers to cardiovascular (CVD) care. Dr. Chin was Co-Investigator of the NIMH-funded project “Testing a Model for an Integrated Trauma and HIV Intervention” and Principal Investigator of “Healing Our Women,” an HIV psychoeducational intervention funded by the California Endowment. Neuroendocrinology and Sex Differences. Dr. Brown’s research focuses on improving health outcomes, enhancing health care quality, and reducing disparities for adults with chronic conditions such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and stroke, particularly those with complex medical and social needs. (73-235 CHS), Graduate Student Affairs Office: in Mathematics from Indiana University, Bloomington, and her M.S. in Human Biology from Stanford University and an M.A. She is also the co-host of a weekly podcast targeted towards empowering women. Students are viewed as junior colleagues and are responsible for major roles in decisions that impact their education. Founded in 1959, the Brain Research Institute is a proud supporter of research and collaboration. Dr. Loeb has helped to develop novel strategies to assess consensual and nonconsensual sexual experiences, family adversity, discrimination, and other types of adversity, their context, and their relationships to mental health outcomes. Dr. Michele Cooley-Strickland is a licensed Clinical Psychologist and Project Scientist in the Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. He is currently working with the Departments of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research. Our program is designed to foster close student-faculty relationships and maintains a strong sense of community. She received her Bachelors in Art degree in Psychology in 2015 from California State University, Northridge and her Master’s in Art degree in Clinical Psychology with emphasis in Marriage, Family Therapy from Pepperdine’s Graduate School of Education and Psychology in 2017. Our faculty are Nobel Prize winners, MacArthur Fellows, and recipients of the Fields Medal and Turing Award. The Home Area has great breadth and includes about 100 distinguished faculty in virtually all areas of neuroscience. in Statistics from Colorado State University. She and Dr. Harolyn Belcher co-edited a special issue on mentoring students of diverse backgrounds in the 2019 issue of the Journal of Orthopsychiatry. Dr. Christopher Colwell. Dr. Chin received her A.B. Department of Neurobiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (73-235 CHS) Graduate Student Affairs Office: (310) 825-9553. Meet the Neuroscience Faculty and Staff. Over those years, Tony has successfully launched over (30) thirty I Choose Life Chapters throughout the United States with the focus being the health and wellness of the Black Community. Dr. Brown also co-directs the Community Engagement and Research Program (CERP) of the UCLA Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI). In 2017, she received the Lifetime Achievement Award of the American Psychological Association for her work on the effects of trauma on mental health. UCLA Professor, Ophthalmology Member, Brain Research Institute Member, Cell & Developmental Biology GPB Home Area Member , Gene Regulation GPB Home Area Member, Neuroscience GPB Home Area Member, Stein Eye Institute. The major focus of the program is on neuroscience related biomedical research at the basic and translational level. Ms. Smith’s research focuses are on self-harm, suicide prevention and the effects of trauma and interpersonal violence. Box 951763 Los Angeles, CA 90095 - 1763 Work Address: … COURSE DESCRIPTIONS. Her recent work has focused on the development of an intervention to decrease cardiovascular risks among men and women living with HIV with trauma exposure. The intervention has been successfully adapted for South African couples. Brain Research Institute Members; You can use the UCLA Directory to verify their titles. UCLA Neuroscience Graduate Office 695 Charles E. Young Dr. South Gonda Center, Room 1506D Los Angeles, CA 90095-1765. She and her team just completed an implementation study of the culturally congruent, CDC endorsed Eban Intervention for HIV serodiscordant couples. Contact Information: Email Address: yang@jsei.ucla.edu. She also wrote and directed the documentary “Women and HIV: Four Stories,” to highlight the impact of HIV/AIDS on women. Dr. Wyatt has published well over 250 publications, written six books, and has provided Congressional testimony 10 times. Neural Development, Degeneration, and Repair. The UCLA Neuroscience Interdepartmental Program (NSIDP) strives to give its students the necessary tools and perspectives to become leaders in Neuroscience related disciplines. Other projects include a Gilead Science funded intervention for HIV negative women of color and a Cal Wellness Foundation funded a women-centered intervention to reduce HIV, STI, and reproductive health risks for women of color in Los Angeles County. TERMS OF USE  |  Campus Privacy. Gail E. Wyatt, PhD. Dr. Cooley-Strickland’s research focuses on anxiety and its concomitants among urban youth and adults -- particularly African Americans -- with particular attention to culture, context, and prevention. UCLA GPB Box 951722, 300 Geffen Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1722. She traveled to South Africa in 2019 to conduct qualitative interviews among graduates of two international programs, Phodiso and Tirisano, to evaluate perceptions of the quality of their coursework, mentorship, and research experiences. Dr. Wyatt guest-edited the May 2017 issue of Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Policy, and Planning, including research conducted by first-authored South Africans of color. She went on to do a post-doc at UC San Diego with Larry Squire, investigating memory systems involved in category learning. After completing an internship at LA County/USC Hospital and a post-doctoral fellowship on the Biobehavioral Aspects of HIV/AIDS at UCLA, she published the first HIV behavioral risk study on Asian Pacific-Islander (API) American women. © 2021 UCLA Jane & Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior. The Neuroscience program provides a comprehensive system of advising for students throughout their graduate studies. As a Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) practitioner she utilizes strategies to change behaviors on a micro and macro level to promote positive health behaviors by influencing knowledge, attitudes, and social norms via multi-media platforms. Amber M. Smith, M.A. Tony has created some of the most effective and unique HIV/AIDS campaigns in his more than twenty years of working in this area. Dr. Cooley-Strickland has been an award-winning psychologist, professor, and researcher for over two decades, giving over 100 regional and national presentations and publishing nearly 50 peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, and clinical treatment intervention manuals. She has recently served as the Project Co- Coordinator for the Women Centered Program for Women of Color (WC4WC) and Project Coordinator for the Women PrEPping for PrEp Plus program (WP3+). This research is grounded in her practice experience and interdisciplinary training in social welfare and gerontology. In 2019 she was made an Honorary Professor at the University of Capetown, South Africa for research and mentoring and she guest-edited a special issue on African American women and HIV, in Ethnicity and Disease in 2020. UCLA Faculty, both physicians and researchers, are passionate about training the next generation of neuroscientists including undergraduate, graduate and medical students, as well as residents, postdoctoral and clinical fellows. (310) 825-9553, For other inquiries, please call: In this role, she works with teams of community and university partners to ensure that community and research priorities are aligned, to promote research in community settings, and to facilitate the exchange of knowledge and expertise between all stakeholders. Faculty Recalled as Research Professors includes faculty with emeritus status whose appointment officially reflects that they remain active in research and supervision of … Dr. Loeb has trained numerous master’s and doctoral students from South Africa to conduct research that addresses biological, social, and psychological factors related to trauma and injury. FACULTY. Academic Personnel OfficeBiomedical LibraryCompliance and Regulatory Resources and TrainingFaculty Research Database--CampuswideFaculty Research Database--School of MedicineIndustryLibrary at UCLA, Department of Neurobiology, The faculty are biologists, psychologists, biochemists, mathematicians, and engineers, all of whom share a fascination with the function of the brain. Chair, Undergraduate Interdepartmental Program for Neuroscience. Please enter your email and university ID below to begin. This site also has faculty broken down into various areas of interest: brain imaging, developmental Neuroscience, learning and memory, neural repair and neural degeneration, and more. Ebor was recently awarded a diversity supplement grant from the National Institute of Health (NIH)/National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI). The brain is studied at many different levels, including the molecular and cellular levels, the level of systems of neurons, and the behavioral level. Alison Hamilton, Ph.D., M.P.H., is an Associate Research Anthropologist in the Department of Psychiatry at UCLA and a Research Health Scientist at the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System. © 2021 UCLA Jane & Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, UCLA  |  Health System  |  School of Medicine Muyu Zhang is a data analyst and programmer in the UCLA Center for Culture, Trauma, and Mental Health Disparities. © 2021 Department of Neurobiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Today, there are 300 faculty associated, with over 30 departments on campus represented. The UCLA Neuroscience Scholars program is a 10-week intensive summer research training experience for exceptional UCLA sophomore and junior undergraduates that are committed to pursuing a graduate degree in neuroscience. Barbara received her Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Stanford University where she studied the neural circuit supporting eyeblink conditioning in Richard Thompson’s lab. Leila Glass, Ph.D. is a neuropsychology postdoctoral fellow at the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior in the lifespan track at the Medical Psychological Assessment Center (MPAC). Because of his unique approach, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and I Choose Life Health and Wellness Center has been working in partnership for the past ten years on the Act Against AIDS Leadership Initiative. The Department of Neurobiology in the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is a premier research department and a leading force in Neuroscience discovery and education at UCLA and worldwide. Dr. Wyatt and her team also have one NIDA funded domestic and two NIH training grants that include implementation science. The titles will be abbreviated: Assoc Prof, Asst Prof, and Prof. She serves as Chief of GIM and HSR at Olive View-UCLA Medical Center. She received her Ph.D. in anthropology from UCLA in 2002, and her M.P.H. She develops a data collection database, manages data, and provides ongoing statistical analysis of data. She actively serves the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on advisory committees, extramural review committees, and has been the principal investigator of multiple federal research grants, including a large NIDA R01 community epidemiological research project involving 750 youth, their caregivers, and teachers. Her research focuses on cumulative trauma and childhood adversities and their effects, particularly among minority and underserved populations, as well as the cultural influences of mental health and cross-cultural research methods. And there are 4,300 of them on our campus. Education: Degrees: Ph.D. Thank you. is a Senior Research Administrative Analyst at the UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences. TOEFL iBT (International Applicants): UCLA Institution Code 4837, Department & … Dr. Gail E. Wyatt, a Clinical Psychologist, is a board-certified Sex Therapist and Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Behavior at UCLA. “Stolen Women: Reclaiming our Sexuality, Taking Back our Lives” by Wiley and Sons, is a best-seller that details the effects of slavery and oppression on African American women today. He works tirelessly in partnership with community-based organizations and their entire membership to educate them on health literacy, increase access to health care, health screening, along with HIV and STI testing and education. 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095 She also works as a postdoctoral fellow within the UCLA PEERS clinic, facilitating social skills groups and conducting clinical intake interviews. If you do not have an account or a profile, please email us at Faculty Profiles and we'll be happy to help you. Dr. Ebor is an Assistant Project Scientist at the Center for Culture, Trauma and Mental Health Disparities in the Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. Visit the registrar's site for the Neuroscience’s course descriptions They are groundbreaking researchers, innovative scientists, life-changing physicians and world-renowned authorities in just about every field of endeavor. Visit the Neuroscience’s faculty roster. Name Faculty Mentor Graduating Year Current Position ; Katherine Lawrence : Dapretto, M. 2020 : Postdoc, University of Southern California She is planning on continuing her education to obtain her Ph.D, and is interested in studying cumulative trauma and interpersonal violence in children and adolescents. NSIDP succeeds through a didactic curriculum, individualized advising and strong focus on career development. She has been an investigator in the UCLA Center for Culture, Trauma, and Mental Health Disparities for several decades. Mr. Barron has been at UCLA since July 2005 as a Staff Research Associate II. Faculty Database: User Authentication. in Community Health Sciences from UCLA in 2009. Vice Chair, Undergraduate Interdepartmental Program for Neuroscience. Our faculty and staff provide care in Westwood and other clinic locations. At UCLA Neuroscience, the collaborative community of scientists and physicians drives the field forward through a three-pronged approach: •   Understanding the brain. FACULTY POSITION IN PSYCHOLOGY DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY & BIOBEHAVIORAL SCIENCES AND SEMEL INSTITUTE FOR NEUROSCIENCE AND HUMAN BEHAVIOR DESCRIPTION. Mr. Tony Wafford is President and CEO of I Choose Life Health and Wellness Center (ICL) an organization founded to address health inequities in the Black community. With Enricka’s excitement with taking on these challenging roles she passionately said, “I love coming into work and getting the opportunity to work with women in the community that I grew up in.” “It is exciting to see the personal and systemic changes that are taking place.” A favorite quote of Enricka’s is: “People don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.”-Theodore Roosevelt. Her multidisciplinary team is currently using the UCLA Life Adversities Screener to implement ‘’Healing our Hearts, Minds and Bodies’, funded by NHLBI to reduce cardiovascular and trauma risks for HIV positive people of color. Neuroscience Scholars will be paired with a UCLA faculty mentor based on their research interests. “Adj” signifies … Mr. Barron's role is to go out into the communities of Los Angeles County and recruit participants for different studies. and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Hawaii. Neuroscientist Dr. Adele Diamond and the children of the California Dance Institute present '"Insights from Neuroscience to Help Every Child Thrive," an interactive lecture-demonstration on how dance might aid brain development and critical cognitive skills in children, on Friday, Jan. 22 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Semel Institute Auditorium, 720 Westwood Plaza. The UCLA Department of Neurology consists of a diverse team of accomplished, dedicated, and talented faculty and staff who deliver exceptional patient care, and conduct a wide variety of internationally recognized clinical, basic science, and translational research projects. David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA She directs the Center for Culture, Trauma and Mental Health Disparities, and the Sexual Health Programs. Dr. Cooley-Strickland has served on many panels and task forces for national professional organizations (e.g., American Psychological Association, Anxiety Disorders Association of America), as well as held elected positions within them. Utilizing qualitative and mixed methodologies, her areas of specialty are substance abuse, sexuality, HIV risk, trauma, mental health, women’s health, evaluation research, and health services quality improvement. She oversees the collection of data using the Audio Computer- Assisted Self- Interviewing (Acasi) for the HHMB Project. During orientation the advising committee and program chair meet with new students to review the first-year requirements in general terms. Neuroscience Graduate Program at UCLA 1506 Gonda Center Box 951761 Los Angeles, CA 90095-1761. All rights reserved. Mr. Barron received his Bachelor of Arts in Child Development Option II from California State University of Los Angeles in 2001. Neuroscience Theme Faculty Search SymposiumJanuary 27, 20208:30 a.m. – 3:25 p.m.*Laurie and Steven C. Gordon NeuroscienceResearch Building Auditorium (NRB 132) Neuroscience Theme Faculty Search Symposium - January 27, 2020 | Neurobiology Department at UCLA Dr. Gail E. Wyatt, a Clinical Psychologist, is a board-certified Sex Therapist and Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Behavior at UCLA. Lab Number: 310-825-6992 Office Phone Number: 310-825-7020. She is Principal Investigator on a SAMHSA-funded evaluation of a modified therapeutic community for dually diagnosed male veterans, and she is co-PI on a privately funded pilot study of high-functioning individuals with schizophrenia. Arleen Brown, MD, PhD, is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research (GIM and HSR) at the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Stephanie White. It controls the smile of a baby, the complex calculations of a mathematician, the rage of a criminal, and the coordinated movements of an athlete. Dr. Tamra Burns Loeb is an Associate Research Psychologist at the University of California, Los Angeles. Effective Fall 2020: the GRE General Test is no longer required to apply for admission. Learn More “As a medical student, before you treat heart disease you learn about how the heart works. She received her M.A. She has had the chance to work on projects related to her passion of uplifting women in the community of South Los Angeles. She has been PI or Co-PI on studies to improve diabetes care for older adults and minority patients and research to understand clinical, socioeconomic, and health system influences on chronic disease management in under-resourced communities. BiosciencePhD@mednet.ucla.edu (310) 206-1845 She was recruited to join the faculty of the Cousins Center to support its program in Psychoneuroimmunology, and to serve as Co-Director of the Inflammatory Biology Core Laboratory, a joint effort of the Cousins Center and the UCLA Claude Pepper Older Americans Independence Center. Ms. Smith has been working with Dr. Wyatt's Center since November 2016. Dr. Ebor’s award-winning documentary, entitled, Even Me, focuses on the ways in which the intersections of age, race, and gender impact the sexual health of older African American women living with HIV. Judith Carroll, Ph.D. Steve Cole, Ph.D. Steve Cole is a Professor of Medicine and Psychiatry and … Faculty Bulletin Board Neurobiologist honored by Society for Neuroscience Elaine Schmidt | November 16, 2020 Weizhe Hong, an associate professor of biological chemistry and neurobiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, will receive this year’s Young Investigator Award from … NEUROSCIENCE AT UCLA. She has been married to Dr. Lewis Wyatt for 54 years, has a son, two granddaughters, and a daughter who is an angel. Dr. Hamilton also serves as a Co-Investigator on VA-funded studies of (1) determinants of genetics and genomics services in the VA; (2) quality improvement in care for veterans with severe mental illness (SMI); and (3) utilization of peer support technicians in intensive case management teams for veterans with SMI. (310) 206-3944, Professor & Chair, Department of Neurobiology, Professor & Vice-Chair Dept of Neurobiology. The Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine (DGSOM), in conjunction with the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, seeks nominations and … Tao Jifang, Wu Hao, Lin Quan, Wei Weizheng, Lu Xiao-Hong, Cantle Jeffrey P, Ao Yan, Olsen Richard W, Yang X William, Mody Istvan, Sofroniew Michael V, Sun Yi E Deletion of astroglial Dicer causes non-cell-autonomous neuronal dysfunction and degeneration The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 2011; 31(22): 8306-19. UCLA Faculty, both physicians and researchers, are dedicated to training the next generation of neuroscientists including undergraduate, graduate and medical students, as well as residents, postdoctoral and clinical fellows. The brain lies at the core of the human experience. Neurogenetics Principal Investigator. Her involvement grew in December of 2017 when she took the position of a Research Associate II bringing her expertise in Social Science, Community Liaison, Kinship Care Advocacy, Mental Health Advocacy, and Organizing. Dr. Hamilton currently has an NIH Career Development Award (NIDA K01 DA017647) to study women methamphetamine users and sexuality. Her work focuses on examining the role of trauma and adversity in driving mental health disparities among culturally and socioeconomically diverse men and women in the United States and South Africa. In 2016, she received the Chancellor’s Award for Diversity and Inclusion. Dr. Cooley-Strickland is concurrently an Associate Professor (now Adjunct), in the Department of Mental Health in the Bloomberg School of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University. UCLA GPB Box 951722, 300 Geffen Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1722. Dr. Dorothy Chin is Associate Research Psychologist at the UCLA Center for Culture, Trauma, and Mental Health Disparities, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, UCLA. One of Tony’s major accomplishments is his ability to address HIV/AIDS and STI’s as well as other health injustices in the African American community from a culturally competent perspective. Professor, Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology. Faculty. UCLA engineers, computer scientists, geneticists, molecular and cell biologists, and physiologists work together to … She is a member of the UCLA Center for Culture, Trauma, and Mental Health Disparities. She directs the Center for Culture, Trauma and Mental Health Disparities, and the Sexual Health Programs. BiosciencePhD@mednet.ucla.edu (310) 206-1845 Her research and scholarship examines health outcomes for older racial and ethnic minority women and communities. This study focuses intensively on women’s life histories of trauma and their relationship to substance abuse, adult trauma and violence, and sexual experiences. Over 150 faculty from diverse Departments and Schools at UCLA … He has worked on various studies Neighborhoods and the Health of Older Adults with Chronic Conditions, Translating Research Into Action for Diabetes (TRIAD) Study, The UCLA RISE Study (Reducing Inequities in health through Social and Educational change) and Working Towards a Healthy Lifestyle. Enricka is a Research Associate II at the Center for Culture, Trauma and Mental Health Disparities in the Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at UCLA and has been involved in the Center for Culture, Trauma, and Mental Health Disparities since 2017 when she began volunteering as an interviewer for the LADS study. 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