Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps.
1. Please switch auto forms mode to off.
2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc).
3. To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down arrow.
You will now be able to tab or arrow up or down through the submenu options to access/activate the submenu links.
Stress: laboratory stressors, social stress, traumatic stress
Endocrinology/Psychopharmacology: e.g., hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) function, catecholamines & adrenergic function, modulators of learning & memory, sex hormones
Learning & Memory: emotional memory, fear conditioning, extinction, renewal, and reinstatement
Membership in Professional Societies
Society for Psychophysiology Research (SPR) member
Society for Neuroscience (SfN) member
Association for Psychological Science (APS) member
Awards and Honors
American Psychological Association (APA) Dissertation Research Award
VISN1 Early Career Development Award (V1CDA2010-09) for "Impact of acute stress on emotional learning and memory in PTSD" from Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Arts Council of Greater New Haven, Reintegrate: Enhancing Collaborations in the Arts and Sciences grant for "Living with PTSD"
Aikins, D., Jackson, E. D., Christensen, A., Walderhaug, E., Afroz, S., & Neumeister, A. (2011). Differential conditioned fear response predicts duloxetine treatment outcome in male veterans with PTSD: A pilot study. Psychiatry Research, 188, 453-455. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2011.05.009
Members of the press interested in contacting this staff member to schedule an interview should reach out to the Division contact for the press.
Date this content was last updated is at the bottom of the page.