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DART Trainee Publications

Trainee Publications

Trainees should continue to tag DART grant DA020537 on publications and presentations both during and following training.

2018 - Present

Armenti, N. A., Snead, A. L., & Babcock, J. C. (2018a). Exploring the Moderating Role of Problematic Substance Use in the Relations Between Borderline and Antisocial Personality Features and Intimate Partner Violence. Violence Against Women, 24(2), 223-240. doi:10.1177/1077801216687875

Armenti, N. A., Snead, A. L., & Babcock, J. C. (2018b). The Role of Trait Anger in the Relation Between Juvenile Delinquency and Intimate Partner Violence in Adulthood. Crime and Delinquency, 64(5), 587-605. doi:10.1177/0011128716685813

Back, S. E., & Jones, J. L. (2018). Alcohol Use Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: An Introduction. Alcohol Clin Exp Res, 42(5), 836-840. doi:10.1111/acer.13619

Badran, B. W., Brown, J. C., Dowdle, L. T., Mithoefer, O. J., LaBate, N. T., Coatsworth, J., . . . George, M. S. (2018). Tragus or cymba conchae? Investigating the anatomical foundation of transcutaneous auricular vagus nerve stimulation (taVNS). Brain Stimulation, 11(4), 947-948. doi:10.1016/j.brs.2018.06.003

Badran, B. W., Dowdle, L. T., Mithoefer, O. J., LaBate, N. T., Coatsworth, J., Brown, J. C., . . . George, M. S. (2018). Neurophysiologic effects of transcutaneous auricular vagus nerve stimulation (taVNS) via electrical stimulation of the tragus: A concurrent taVNS/fMRI study and review. Brain Stimul, 11(3), 492-500. doi:10.1016/j.brs.2017.12.009

Badran, B. W., Mithoefer, O. J., Summer, C. E., LaBate, N. T., Glusman, C. E., Badran, A. W., . . . George, M. S. (2018). Short trains of transcutaneous auricular vagus nerve stimulation (taVNS) have parameter-specific effects on heart rate. Brain Stimulation, 11(4), 699-708. doi:10.1016/j.brs.2018.04.004

Baker, N. L., Gray, K. M., Sherman, B. J., Morella, K., Sahlem, G. L., Wagner, A. M., & McRae-Clark, A. L. (2018). Biological correlates of self-reported new and continued abstinence in cannabis cessation treatment clinical trials. Drug Alcohol Depend, 187, 270-277. doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2018.03.017

Bowen, L. L., & McRae-Clark, A. L. (2018). Therapeutic Benefit of Smoked Cannabis in Randomized Placebo-Controlled Studies. Pharmacotherapy, 38(1), 80-85. doi:10.1002/phar.2064

Compean, E. (2018). F23. A Literature Review of Human Studies on Neuropeptide Y (NPY) in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) or Substance Use Disorder (SUD). Biological Psychiatry, 83(9), S246. doi:10.1016/j.biopsych.2018.02.636

Compean, E., & Hamner, M. (2018). Posttraumatic stress disorder with secondary psychotic features (PTSD-SP): Diagnostic and treatment challenges. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry, 88, 265-275. doi:10.1016/j.pnpbp.2018.08.001

Fadus, M. (2018). Duck Syndrome, Social Media and Struggling Together. Psychiatric News: Residents' Forum, 1. doi:

Fadus, M. C. (2018a). Preparing for a Sequel: '13 Reasons Why' and Suicide Contagion. Psychiatric News: Residents' Forum.

Fadus, M. C. (2018b). Rhabdomyolysis Complicating Psychogenic Polydipsia. American Journal of Psychiatry Residents' Journal, 13(10), 8-10. doi:10.1176/appi.ajp-rj.2018.131003

Fellinger, M., Waldhor, T., Bluml, V., Williams, N., & Vyssoki, B. (2018). Influence of gender on inpatient treatment for bipolar disorder: An analysis of 60,607 hospitalisations. J Affect Disord, 225, 104-107. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2017.08.007

Flanagan, J. C., Fischer, M. S., Nietert, P. J., Back, S. E., Maria, M. M. S., Snead, A., & Brady, K. T. (2018). Effects of oxytocin on cortisol reactivity and conflict resolution behaviors among couples with substance misuse. Psychiatry Research, 260, 346-352. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2017.12.003

Fryml, L., Fox, J., Manett, A. J., Sahlem, G., & Short, E. B. (2018). Neurogenic Pulmonary Edema Complicating ECT. J ECT, 34(2), 78. doi:10.1097/YCT.0000000000000471

Fryml, L. D., Pelic, C. G., Acierno, R., Tuerk, P., Yoder, M., Borckardt, J. J., . . . George, M. S. (2018). Exposure Therapy and Simultaneous Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation: A Controlled Pilot Trial for the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. J ECT. doi:10.1097/YCT.0000000000000505

Fryml, L. D., Sahlem, G., Fox, J., & Short, E. B. (2018). The role of rTMS for patients with severe PTSD and depression. Evid Based Ment Health, 21(1), 39-40. doi:10.1136/eb-2017-102819

Gaalema, D. E., Pericot-Valverde, I., Bunn, J. Y., Villanti, A. C., Cepeda-Benito, A., Doogan, N. J., . . . Higgins, S. T. (2018). Tobacco use in cardiac patients: Perceptions, use, and changes after a recent myocardial infarction among US adults in the PATH study (2013–2015). Preventive Medicine. doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2018.05.004

Gilmore, A. K., Jones, J. L., Moreland, A. D., Hahn, C. K., Brady, K. T., & Back, S. E. (2018). Gender moderates the association between distress tolerance and alcohol use among individuals with opioid use disorder. Drug Alcohol Depend, 190, 9-12. doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2018.05.016

Hartwell, E. E., & Ray, L. A. (2018a). Craving as a DSM-5 symptom of alcohol use disorder in non-treatment seekers. Alcohol and Alcoholism, 53(3), 235-240. doi:10.1093/alcalc/agx088

Hartwell, E. E., & Ray, L. A. (2018b). Relationship between tonic and phasic craving for alcohol. Addictive Behaviors Reports, 7, 71-74. doi:10.1016/j.abrep.2018.03.001

Heckman, B. W., Cummings, K. M., Stoltman, J. J. K., Dahne, J., Borland, R., Fong, G. T., & Carpenter, M. J. (2018). Longer duration of smoking abstinence is associated with waning cessation fatigue. Behav Res Ther. doi:10.1016/j.brat.2018.11.011

Jones, J. L., Mateus, C. F., Malcolm, R. J., Brady, K. T., & Back, S. E. (2018). Efficacy of Ketamine in the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders: A Systematic Review. Front Psychiatry, 9(277), 277. doi:10.3389/fpsyt.2018.00277

Larson, M. J., Browne, C., Nikitin, R. V., Wooten, N. R., Ball, S., Adams, R. S., & Barth, K. (2018). Physicians report adopting safer opioid prescribing behaviors after academic detailing intervention. Subst Abus, 1-7. doi:10.1080/08897077.2018.1449175

Lewis, E. T., 3rd, & Dwyer, R. G. (2018). Psychosis and Sexual Offending: A Review of Current Literature. Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol, 62(11), 3372-3384. doi:10.1177/0306624X17740016

Mahler, S. V., Brodnik, Z. D., Cox, B. M., Buchta, W. C., Bentzley, B. S., Quintanilla, J., . . . Aston-Jones, G. (2018). Chemogenetic Manipulations of Ventral Tegmental Area Dopamine Neurons Reveal Multifaceted Roles in Cocaine Abuse. J Neurosci. doi:10.1523/jneurosci.0537-18.2018

Payne, R. A., Hrisko, S., & Srinivasan, S. (2018). Treatment Approaches for Opioid Use Disorders in Late Life. Current Treatment Options in Psychiatry, 5(2), 242-254. doi:10.1007/s40501-018-0146-0

Peltier, M. R., Roys, M. R., Waters, A. F., Vinci, C., Waldo, K. M., Stewart, S. A., . . . Copeland, A. L. (2018). Motivation and readiness for tobacco cessation among nicotine dependent postmenopausal females: A pilot study. Exp Clin Psychopharmacol, 26(2), 125-131. doi:10.1037/pha0000191
Peltier, M. R., & Sofuoglu, M. (2018). Role of Exogenous Progesterone in the Treatment of Men and Women with Substance Use Disorders: A Narrative Review. CNS Drugs. doi:10.1007/s40263-018-0525-5

Pericot-Valverde, I., Elliott, R. J., Miller, M. E., Tidey, J. W., & Gaalema, D. E. (2018). Posttraumatic stress disorder and tobacco use: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Addictive Behaviors, 84, 238-247. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2018.04.024

Perlow, H. K., Ramey, S. J., Silver, B., Kwon, D., Chinea, F. M., Samuels, S. E., . . . Yechieli, R. (2018). Assessment of Oropharyngeal and Laryngeal Cancer Treatment Delay in a Private and Safety Net Hospital System. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, 194599818768795. doi:10.1177/0194599818768795

Petersen, A., Brown, J. C., & Gerges, N. Z. (2018). BRAG1/IQSEC2 as a regulator of small GTPase-dependent trafficking. Small GTPases, 1-7. doi:10.1080/21541248.2017.1361898

Prisciandaro, J. J., Tolliver, B. K., & DeSantis, S. M. (2018). Identification and initial validation of empirically derived bipolar symptom states from a large longitudinal dataset: an application of hidden Markov modeling to the Systematic Treatment Enhancement Program for Bipolar Disorder (STEP-BD) study. Psychol Med, 1-7. doi:10.1017/s0033291718002143

Ramey, S. J., Agrawal, S., Abramowitz, M. C., Moghanaki, D., Pisansky, T. M., Efstathiou, J. A., . . . Tendulkar, R. D. (2018). Multi-institutional Evaluation of Elective Nodal Irradiation and/or Androgen Deprivation Therapy with Postprostatectomy Salvage Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer. Eur Urol, 74(1), 99-106. doi:10.1016/j.eururo.2017.10.009

Ramey, S. J., Asher, D., Kwon, D., Ahmed, A. A., Wolfson, A. H., Yechieli, R., & Portelance, L. (2018). Delays in definitive cervical cancer treatment: An analysis of disparities and overall survival impact. Gynecol Oncol, 149(1), 53-62. doi:10.1016/j.ygyno.2017.12.010

Ramey, S. J., Padgett, K. R., Lamichhane, N., Neboori, H. J., Kwon, D., Mellon, E. A., . . . Portelance, L. (2018). Dosimetric analysis of stereotactic body radiation therapy for pancreatic cancer using MR-guided Tri-(60)Co unit, MR-guided LINAC, and conventional LINAC-based plans. Pract Radiat Oncol. doi:10.1016/j.prro.2018.02.010

Ramey, S. J., Yechieli, R., Zhao, W., Kodiyan, J., Asher, D., Chinea, F. M., . . . Trent, J. C., 2nd. (2018). Limb-sparing surgery plus radiotherapy results in superior survival: an analysis of patients with high-grade, extremity soft-tissue sarcoma from the NCDB and SEER. Cancer Med. doi:10.1002/cam4.1625

Ray, L. A., Green, R., Roche, D. J. O., Bujarski, S., Hartwell, E. E., Lim, A. C., . . . Miotto, K. (2018). Pharmacogenetic Effects of Naltrexone in Individuals of East Asian Descent: Human Laboratory Findings from a Randomized Trial. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 42(3), 613-623. doi:10.1111/acer.13586

Ross, R. E., VanDerwerker, C. J., Newton, J. H., George, M. S., Short, E. B., Sahlem, G. L., . . . Gregory, C. M. (2018). Simultaneous aerobic exercise and rTMS: Feasibility of combining therapeutic modalities to treat depression. Brain Stimul, 11(1), 245-246. doi:10.1016/j.brs.2017.10.019

Sahlem, G. L., Baker, N. L., George, M. S., Malcolm, R. J., & McRae-Clark, A. L. (2018). Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) administration to heavy cannabis users. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse, 44(1), 47-55. doi:10.1080/00952990.2017.1355920

Tidey, J. W., Davis, D. R., Miller, M. E., Pericot-Valverde, I., Denlinger-Apte, R. L., & Gaalema, D. E. (2018). Modeling nicotine regulation: A review of studies in smokers with mental health conditions. Preventive Medicine. doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2018.07.003

Tomko, R. L., Jones, J. L., Gilmore, A. K., Brady, K. T., Back, S. E., & Gray, K. M. (2018). N-acetylcysteine: A potential treatment for substance use disorders. Curr Psychiatr, 17(6), 30-36, 41-42, 55.

Williams, N. R., Bentzley, B. S., Hopkins, T., Pannu, J., Sahlem, G. L., Takacs, I., . . . Short, E. B. (2018). Optimization of epidural cortical stimulation for treatment-resistant depression. Brain Stimul, 11(1), 239-240. doi:10.1016/j.brs.2017.09.001

Williams, N. R., Heifets, B. D., Blasey, C., Sudheimer, K., Pannu, J., Pankow, H., . . . Schatzberg, A. F. (2018). Attenuation of Antidepressant Effects of Ketamine by Opioid Receptor Antagonism. Am J Psychiatry, 0(0), appiajp201818020138. doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2018.18020138

Williams, N. R., Sudheimer, K. D., Bentzley, B. S., Pannu, J., Stimpson, K. H., Duvio, D., . . . Schatzberg, A. F. (2018). High-dose spaced theta-burst TMS as a rapid-acting antidepressant in highly refractory depression. Brain, 141(3), e18. doi:10.1093/brain/awx379

Wu, H., Miller, K. J., Blumenfeld, Z., Williams, N. R., Ravikumar, V. K., Lee, K. E., . . . Halpern, C. H. (2018). Closing the loop on impulsivity via nucleus accumbens delta-band activity in mice and man. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 115(1), 192-197. doi:10.1073/pnas.1712214114

Zuschlag, Z. D., Korte, J. E., & Hamner, M. (2018). Predictors of Lifetime Suicide Attempts in Individuals With Attenuated Psychosis Syndrome. J Psychiatr Pract, 24(3), 169-178. doi:10.1097/PRA.0000000000000303


Trainee Honors & Awards

Jones, J. L. NIH Loan Repayment Program Award Recipient

Fadus, M. C. 2-Year Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry (GAP) Fellowship

Cheng, J. Best Poster Presentation at the 48th Annual American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law Annual Meeting (DART Poster)

Tolliver, B. K. MUSC Faculty Senate

Barth, K. MUSC Faculty Senate

Williams, N. Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Young Investigator Award

Fadus, M. C. American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) Educational Outreach Program (EOP) for General Psychiatry Residents $1000 travel award for the 65 Annual Meeting

Peltier, M. R. NIDA Women and Sex/Gender Differences Research Junior Investigators Travel Award

Zuschlag, Z. American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology New Investigator Award

Pericot-Valverde, I. NIDA Women and Sex/Gender Differences Research Junior Investigators Travel Award

Oros, S. Medicine/Psychiatry Chief Resident

Friedrich, D. Psychiatry Chief Resident

Payne, R. MUSC PGY1 Teacher of the Year - Psychiatry Residents

Lewis, T. E. MUSC Outstanding Medical Student Didactic Teaching by a Resident

Cheng, J. C. MUSC J.J. Cleckley Resident Clinical Excellence Award

Sahlem, G. MUSC PGY 2 Outstanding Didactic Teacher of the Year

Tolliver, B. K. Hippocratic Oath and Academic Hooding Ceremony - MUSC Class of 2018

Tolliver, B. K. MUSC PGY2 Clinical Teacher of the Year

Holes-Lewis, K. MUSC PGY 3 Outstanding Outpatient Teacher of the Year - Psychiatry

Fryml, L. 2nd Place Resident Poster Competition – South Carolina Psychiatric Association 2018 Annual Meeting

Cheng, J. C. Phillip J. Resnick Scholar Award - Midwest Chapter of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law

Williams, N. Domestic Travel Fellowship Award - Society of Biological Psychiatry

Compean, E. Travel Award - American Psychiatric Association & Society of Biological Psychiatry

Compean, E. 2nd Place Poster Presentation - 2018 Annual Meeting of South Carolina Medical Association

Compean, E. Travel Award - South Carolina Medical Association

Compean, E. APA Research Colloquium Fellow (as of May 2018)

Kates, M. Global Health Fellow - Duke Global Policy Program

Kates, M. Lawrence M. Goodman Research Award - University of Florida College of Medicine

Fadus, M. Scholars of Humanities and Arts Research and Education Grant (SHARE)

Fadus, M. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship - American Psychiatric Association