TEND Lab’s Recent Work Featured in NIH Newsletter

Testing the hypothesis that irritability is mediated by different neural mechanisms in different disorders, Dr. Jillian Lee Wiggins and researchers in Dr. Ellen Leibenluft’sSection on Bipolar Spectrum Disorders (EDB) designed a study based on the fact that patients...

TEND Lab Receives University Grant from San Diego State University

Dr. Jillian Lee Wiggins and TEND Lab competed for, and received, the University Grants Program Award from San Diego State University in order to investigate the neural markers of treatment response in children with depression and anxiety. This Award includes funds to...

TEND Lab Member Receives Amazing Scholarship!

Incoming graduate student Maria Kryza-Lacombe, MA, is one of the first-ever recipients of the Center for Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience’s Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellowship. Maria was selected for this scholarship based on her strong research record. It...

Click the news article to read the entire story. Read More about this study here: Wiggins, J.L., Mitchell, C., Stringaris, A., Leibenluft, E. (2014). Developmental trajectories of irritability and bidirectional associations with maternal depression. Journal of the...

Publications

Wiggins, J.L., Brotman, M.A., Adleman, N.E., Kim, P., Oakes, A.H., Reynolds, R.C., Chen, G., Pine, D.S., Leibenluft, E. (in press). Neural correlates of irritability in disruptive mood dysregulation and bipolar disorders. American Journal of Psychiatry. Pubmed...