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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Causal brain mechanisms of value-based attentional capture in depression
Principal Investigator:

Colleen Mills-Finnerty

Location: Palo Alto, CA
Congressional District Code: 18
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: April 2019 - March 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $220,932
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


This is a Veteran's Administration Career Development Award 2 proposal for Colleen Mills-Finnerty, Ph.D., entitled “Causal brain mechanisms of value-based attentional capture in depression.” The goal of this project is to understand causal brain circuit mechanisms underlying diminished attentional sensitivity to reward in veterans with depression using computational modeling, neuroimaging, and transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS). This is an important area for study because although depressio...

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