Webinar: Using and evaluating RDoC Data in Your Research



On May 10, 2016, the NIMH Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) Unit hosted a webinar including 3 NIMH-funded scientists talking about the best ways to incorporate and evaluate RDoC information. They provide diverse point of views on the best ways to integrate RDoC concepts in research study.

Speakers:.
Lisa McTeague, Ph.D
. Dr. McTeague is a scientific psychologist and an assistant teacher in the Brain Stimulation Laboratory of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC). She is working to establish neurocircuit-informed treatment accessories for cognitive-behavioral techniques for PTSD, targeting deficits showed in speculative affective neuroscience.

Aristotle Voineskos, M.D., Ph.D
. Dr. Voineskos is an associate teacher in the Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto. Dr. Voineskos’ work integrates multi-modal neuroimaging and genes approaches to map gene impacts in the brain with a view to finding vulnerability paths for serious mental disorder.

Meredith Wallace, Ph.D
. Dr. Wallace is an assistant teacher in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Wallace is presently the primary detective of a federally-funded profession advancement award focusing on analytical approaches for establishing RDoC-based multidimensional profiles.

For more details, see:.
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/news/science-news/2016/ webinar-analyzing-and-using-rdoc-data-in-your-research. shtml.