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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Anti-depressant response in neurobiologically defined psychiatric veteran groups
Principal Investigator:

Alan N. Simmons

Location: San Diego, CA
Congressional District Code: 52
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: October 2017 - September 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $328,194
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The soldiers that face combat are at high risk for the potentially significant repercussions of combat stress. Combat stress can lead to a number of impactful emotional and cognitive conditions, most notably Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Major Depressive Disorder (MDD), Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD), and mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI). While there have been attempts to match a specific neurobiological pattern to a specific DSM identified disorder, the pursuit has met limited suc...

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