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Mark W. Miller, PhD

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Mark W. Miller, PhD

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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

Miller, M.W. (2018). Leveraging genetics to enhance the efficacy of PTSD pharmacotherapies. Neuroscience Letters. Advance online publication, April 22, 2018.

Miller, M.W., Maniates, H., Wolf, E. J., Logue, M.W., Schichman, S.A., Stone, A., Milberg, W., McGlinchey, R. (2018). CRP polymorphisms and DNA methylation of the AIM2 gene influence associations between trauma exposure, PTSD, and C-reactive protein. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 67, 194-202.

Miller, M.W., Lin, A.P., Wolf, E.J., Miller, D.R. (2018). Oxidative stress, inflammation, and neuroprogression in chronic PTSD. Harvard Review of Psychiatry, 26, 57-69.

Miller, M.W., Sperbeck, E., Robinson, M.E., Sadeh, N., Wolf, E.J., Hayes, J.P., Logue, M., Schichman, S.A., Stone, A., Milberg, W., & McGlinchey, R. (2016). 5-HT2A gene variants moderate the association between posttraumatic stress disorder and reduced default mode network connectivity. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 10, 299.

Miller, M.W., Wolf, E.J., Sadeh, N., Logue, M., Spielberg, J., Hayes, J.P., Sperbeck, E., Schichman, S.A. Stone, A., Carter, W.C., Humphries, D.E., Milberg, W., & McGlinchey, R. (2015). A novel locus in the oxidative stress-related gene ALOX12 moderates the association between PTSD and thickness of the prefrontal cortex. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 62, 359-365.

Logue, M.W., Smith, A.K., Baldwin, C., Wolf, E.J., Guffanti, G., Ratanatharathorn, A., Stone, A., Schichman, S.A., Humphries, D., Binder, E.B., Arloth, J., Menke, A., Uddin, M., Wildman, D., Galea, S., Aiello, A.E., Koenen, K.C., and Miller, M.W. (2015). An analysis of gene expression in PTSD implicates genes involved in the glucocorticoid receptor pathway and neural responses to stress. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 57, 1-13.

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