TEND Lab Receives New Grant!

Dr. Wiggins and the TEND Lab have received the NARSAD Young Investigator Award from the Brain and Behavior Research Foundation, which will support their research over the next two years to investigate irritability in adolescents. They will be performing brain scans on...

TEND Lab Receives 2 Competitive Grants!

Dr. Wiggins and the TEND Lab have received a competitive grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), through the Altman Clinical Translational Research Institute, as well as a grant from the SDSU Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience Center, to do brain imaging...

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 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...