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Mark W. Miller, PhD


Mark W. Miller, PhD

Portrait of Mark W. Miller, PhD

Principal Investigator

Behavioral Science Division

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Academic Appointment

  • Boston University School of Medicine, Associate Professor of Psychiatry


  • Boston University School of Medicine/National Center for PTSD, Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2000
  • Florida State University, Clinical Psychology, PhD, 1998
  • The American University, Psychology, BA, 1991

Expertise and Interests

  • Personality & genetic factors in PTSD
  • Assessment: PTSD, Personality, Comorbidity, MMPI-2, Forensic
  • Structural models of psychopathology
  • Neurobiology of PTSD

Membership in Professional Societies

  • International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies
  • American Psychological Association, Division 56 (Trauma Psychology)

Selected Publications

Logue, M.W., Baldwin, C., Guffanti, G., Melista, E., Wolf E.J., Reardon, A.F., Uddin, M., Wildman, D., Galea, S., Koenen, K.C., & Miller, M.W. (in press). A genome-wide association study of posttraumatic stress disorder identifies the retinoid-related orphan receptor alpha (RORA) gene as a significant risk locus. Molecular Psychiatry, advance online publication, 7 August 2012; doi:10.1038/mp.2012.113

Miller, M.W., Wolf, E.J., Kilpatrick D., Resnick, H., Marx, B.P., Holowka, D.W., & Keane, T.M., Rosen, R.C., Friedman, M.J. (in press). The prevalence and latent structure of proposed DSM-5 posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms in US national and veteran samples. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice and Policy, advance online publication, 3 September 2012; doi:10.1037/a0029730

Miller, M.W., Wolf, E.J., Reardon, A.F., Harrington, K.M., Ryabchenko, K., Castillo, D., Freund, R., Heyman, R. (2013). PTSD and conflict behavior between veterans and their intimate partners. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 27, 240-251. doi:10.1016/j.janxdis.2013.02.005

Miller, M.W., Wolf, E.J., Reardon, A.F., Greene, A., Ofrat, S., McInerney, S. (2012). Personality and the latent structure of PTSD comorbidity. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 26, 599-607. doi:10.1016/j.janxdis.2012.02.016

Miller, M.W., McKinney, A.E., Kanter, F.S., Korte, K.J. & Lovallo, W.R. (2011). Hydrocortisone suppression of the fear-potentiated startle response and posttraumatic stress disorder. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 36, 970-980. doi:10.1016/j.psyneuen.2010.12.009

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