Past Grant Recipients


Adam Lewin, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics
University of South Florida ,College of Medicine
Neuro-Executive Predictors of Cognitive Behavioral Treatment Response in Youth with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Michael Wheaton, MA, Doctoral Student, Department of Psychology
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Affective Responses and Information Processing in Compulsive Hoarding A Psychophysiological Investigation

Andrew Gilbert, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Medical Director Center of Excellence for OCD and Related Disorders,
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Neural Correlates of Emotional Response Inhibition in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Jedidiah Siev, PhD, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Psychiatry
OCD and Related Disorders Program Massachusetts General Hospital
Attentional Processes in Scrupulous OCD


Jack Samuels, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
A Family Study of Compulsive Hoarding

Jennifer L. Greenberg, PsyD, Clinical and Research Fellow in Psychology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Visual Attention Bias in Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Patricia Gruner, PhD, Post Doctoral Research Fellow, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research Manhasset, NY
Anterior Cingulate Deficits in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Guy A. Rouleau. MD, PhD, Professor Department of Medicine, University of Montreal Montreal, Canada
Whole Exome Sequencing in OCD Patients

Monnica Williams, PhD, Assistant Professor, Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
African-Americans with OCD Reducing Barriers to Diagnosis and Treatment


Sanjaya Saxena, MD, University of California San Diego, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders Program
Functional Neuroanatomy of Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Antonio Mantovani, MD, PhD, Columbia University Medical Center
Optimization of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD): A Sham Controlled Randomized Clinical Trial of MRI-Guided TMS

Catherine R. Ayers, PhD, University of California San Diego, Department of Psychiatry
Treatment of Compulsive Hoarding in Older Adults

Margaret Anne Richter, MD, Center for Addiction and Mental Health, Ontario
Predicting Medication Response in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Gregory L. Hanna, MD, University of Michigan, Department of Psychiatry
Error-Related Negativity in Unaffected Siblings of Youth with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder


John Piacentini, PhD, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UCLA-SINHB
Controlled Evaluation of Positive Family Interaction Therapy (P-FIT) for Children and Adolescents with OCD

Kiara Cromer, MS, Department of Psychology, Florida State University
A Prevention Program for Postpartum OCD Symptoms

Golda Ginsberg, PhD, Johns Hopkins Universit,y School of Medicine, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
The Treatment of OCD in Young Children

Jonathan S. Abramowitz. PhD, Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Enhancing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for OCD A Couple-Based Approach

Jordana R. Muroff, MSW, PhD, Boston University, School of Social Work
Delivery of Internet Treatment for Compulsive Hoarding (D.I.T.C.H.)

Arthur A. Simen, MD, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University
Genomic Copy Number Variation in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Rene Staskal, Department of Counseling Clinical and School Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara
Cross-Cultural Issues in Assessment and Identification of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder in the Public School Setting

Jamie D. Feusner, MD, UCLA, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
Visual Information Processing in Body Dysmorphic Disorder