Bio/CV

DR. MARCHAND’S CURRICULUM VITAE

 

EDUCATION

Degree                              Institution                                 Area of Study

B.A.                                          Fairmont State College                     Chemistry
Fairmont, WV


M.D.                                         West Virginia University                  Medicine
Morgantown, WV


Medical Specialty                  University of Utah                             Psychiatry
Training                                  Salt Lake City, UT

 

MEDICAL SPECIALTY BOARD CERTIFICATION

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Current

  • Associate Professor of Psychiatry (Clinical), University of Utah School of Medicine
  • Psychiatrist, George E. Wahlen Veterans Affairs Medical Center

 

Past professional experience

  • Psychiatrist, US Air Force Hospital, Hill AFB, UT
  • Psychiatrist, Private Practice, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Psychiatrist, United Behavioral Systems, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Psychiatrist, James A. Haley Veterans Hospital, Tampa, FL
  • Psychiatrist, Utah State Hospital, Provo, UT
  • Psychiatrist, Wasatch Mental Health, Provo, UT

 

Past administrative experience

  • 1988 – 1989  Assistant Chief Resident, University of Utah Department of Psychiatry
  • 1991 – 1992  Assistant Chief of Hill Air Force Base Mental Health Services
  • 1992 – 1993  Medical Director of Inpatient Chemical Dependency Recovery Program, University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute
  • 1992 – 1994  Medical Director of Outpatient Chemical Dependency Recovery Program, University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute
  • 1996 – 1997  Coordinator of Psychiatry Emergency Services, Intensive Treatment Program and Twenty-Three hour Admission Beds, James A. Haley Veterans Hospital
  • 2004 – 2005  Co-leader MHICM Team, Veteran’s Administration Medical Center
  • 2005   Chief Outpatient Mental Health Services, Veteran’s Administration Medical Center
  • 2005 – 2007  Acting Chief of Psychiatry, Veteran’s Administration Medical Center
  • 2007 – 2009  Acting Associate Director, Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, VISN 19 MIRECC

 

BOOKS

  • Marchand, W.R. (2012). Depression and Bipolar Disorder: Your Guide to Recovery. Boulder: Bull Publishing Company.
  • Marchand, W.R. (Forthcoming). Solving the Bipolar Puzzle: Discover How Mindfulness Is the Powerful Missing Piece in Managing Your Bipolar Disorder Symptoms. Oakland: New Harbinger Publications, Inc.

 

PUBLICATIONS IN SCIENTIFIC AND PROFESSIONAL JOURNALS

Mindfulness

  • Marchand WR. (2012). Self-referential thinking, suicide, and function of the cortical midline structures and striatum in mood disorders: possible implications for treatment studies of mindfulness-based interventions for bipolar depression. Depression Research and Treatment, 2012, 246725.
  • Marchand WR. (2012). Mindfulness-based stress reduction, mindfulness-based cognitive therapy, and Zen meditation for depression, anxiety, pain, and psychological distress. Journal of Psychiatric Practice, 18(4), 233-52.
  • Marchand WR. (2013). Mindfulness meditation practices as adjunctive treatments for psychiatric disorders. Psychiatr Clin North Am, 36(1), 141-52.

 

Brain Imaging Studies of Bipolar Disorder, Depression, Anxiety and Suicide

  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Thatcher GW, Jensen C, Stewart D, Dilda V, Thatcher J, Creem-Regehr SH. (2007). A functional MRI study of a paced motor activation task to evaluate frontal-subcortical circuit function in bipolar depression. Psychiatry Res, 155(3), 221-30.
  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Thatcher J, Thatcher GW, Jensen C, Starr J. (2007). A preliminary longitudinal fMRI study of frontal-subcortical circuits in bipolar disorder using a paced motor activation paradigm. J Affect Disord, 103(1-3), 237-41.
  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Healy L, Thatcher JW, Rashkin E, Starr J, Hsu E. (2009). An fMRI motor activation paradigm demonstrates abnormalities of putamen activation in females with panic disorder. J Affect Disord, 116(1-2), 121-5.
  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Garn C, Thatcher J, Gale P, Kreitschitz S, Johnson S, Wood N. (2011). Striatal and cortical midline activation and connectivity associated with suicidal ideation and depression in bipolar II disorder. J Affect Disord, 133, 638-45.
  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Garn C, Thatcher J, Gale P, Kreitschitz S, Johnson S, Wood N. (2011). Aberrant emotional processing in posterior cortical midline structures in bipolar II depression. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry, 35, 1729-37.
  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Johnson S, Thatcher J, Gale P, Wood N, Jeong EK. (2011). Striatal and cortical midline circuits in major depression: Implications for suicide and symptom expression. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatr, 36, 290-9.
  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Suchy Y, Johnson S, Thatcher J, Gale P. (2012). Aberrant functional connectivity of cortico-basal ganglia circuits in major depression. Neurosci Lett, 514(1), 86-90.
  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Johnson S, Gale P, Thatcher J. (2013). Differences in functional connectivity in major depression versus bipolar II depression. J Affect Disord, 150(2), 527-32.
  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Johnson S, Thatcher J, Gale P. (2013). Striatal circuit function is associated with prior self-harm in remitted major depression. Neurosci Lett, 557 Pt B, 154-8.
  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Johnson S, Gale P, Thatcher J. (2014) Abnormal functional connectivity of the medial cortex in euthymic bipolar II disorder. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatr, 51, 28-33.

 

Brain Imaging Studies of Normal Brain Function

  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Thatcher JW, Thatcher GW, Jensen C, Starr J. (2007). Motor deactivation in the human cortex and basal ganglia. Neuroimage, 38(3), 538-48.
  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Thatcher J, Thatcher GW, Jensen C, Starr J. (2007). An fMRI study of frontal-subcortical skeletomotor circuit and dorsolateral prefrontal cortex function using a paced motor activation paradigm. Brain Imaging Behav, 1, 58-67.
  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Thatcher JW, Hsu EW, Rashkin E, Suchy Y, Chelune G, Starr J, Barbera SS. (2008). Putamen coactivation during motor task execution. Neuroreport, 19(9), 957-60.
  • Lee JN, Hsu EW, Rashkin E, Thatcher JW, Kreitschitz S, Gale P, Healy L, Marchand WR. (2010). Reliability of fMRI motor tasks in structures of the corticostriatal circuitry: implications for future studies and circuit function. Neuroimage, 49(2), 1282-8.
  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Suchy Y, Garn C, Johnson S, Wood N, Chelune G. (2010). Age-related changes of the functional architecture of the cortico-basal ganglia circuitry during motor task execution. Neuroimage. (Epub ahead of print).
  • Marchand WR, Lee JN, Suchy Y, Garn C, Chelune G, Johnson S, Wood N. (2012). Functional architecture of the cortico-basal ganglia circuitry during motor task execution: Correlations of strength of functional connectivity with neuropsychological task performance among female subjects. Hum Brain Mapp, 34, 1194-207.
  • Suchy Y, Lee JN, Marchand, WR. (2013). Aberrant cortico–subcortical functional connectivity among women with poor motor control: Toward uncovering the substrate of hyperkinetic perseveration. Neuropsychologia, 51, 2130-2141.

 

Depression and Bipolar Disorder

  • Marchand WR. (2003). Recognizing and Treating Bipolar Disorder. Hosp Physician, 39, 21-30.
  • Marchand WR, Wirth L, Simon C. (2004). Quetiapine adjunctive and monotherapy for pediatric bipolar disorder: a retrospective chart review. J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol, 14(3), 405-11.
  • Marchand WR. (2004). Evaluation and Treatment of Mood Disorders in Primary Care: Self-Assessment Questions. Hosp Physician, 40, 31-2.
  • Marchand WR, Dilda, V. (2005). Neurobiology of Mood Disorders. Hosp Physician, 41, 17-26.
  • Marchand WR, Wirth L, Simon C. (2005). Adverse life events and pediatric bipolar disorder in a community mental health setting. Community Ment Health J, 41(1), 67-75.
  • Marchand WR, Clark SC, Wirth L, Simon C. (2005). Validity of the parent young mania rating scale in a community mental health setting. Psychiatry, 2(3), 31-5.
  • Marchand WR, Bennett PJ, Dilda DS. (2005). Evidence for frontal-subcortical circuit abnormalities in bipolar affective disorder. Psychiatry, 2(4), 26-33.
  • Marchand WR, Wirth L, Simon C. (2006). Delayed diagnosis of pediatric bipolar disorder in a community mental health setting. Journal of Psychiatric Practice, 12(2), 128-33.
  • Thatcher JW, Marchand WR, Thatcher GW, Jacobs A, Jensen C. (2007). Clinical characteristics and health service use of veterans with comorbid bipolar disorder and PTSD. Psychiatr Serv, 58(5), 703-7.
  • Marchand WR. (2008). Mood Disorders: Neurobiology, Evaluation and Treatment. Hosp Physician, 12, 2-16.
  • Marchand WR, Thatcher JW. (2008). Psychopharmacologic Management of Depression in Pregnant Women and Breastfeeding Mothers. Hosp Physician, 44, 8-16.
  • Marchand WR. (2010). Cortico-basal ganglia circuitry: a review of key research and implications for functional connectivity studies of mood and anxiety disorders. Brain Struct Funct, 215(2), 73-96.
  • Marchand WR, Yurgelun-Todd D. (2010). Striatal structure and function in mood disorders: a comprehensive review. Bipolar Disord, 12(8), 764-85.

 

General Psychiatry

  • Francis E, Marchand WR, Hart M, et al. (2000). Utilization and Outcome in an Overnight Psychiatric Observation Program at a Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Psychiatr Serv, 51, 92-5.
  • Marchand WR. (2004). Evaluation and Treatment of Psychosis: Review Questions. Hosp Physician, 40, 22-3.
  • Marchand WR. (2005). Evaluation and Treatment of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Review Questions. Hosp Physician, 41, 27-8.
  • Marchand WR. (2005). Evaluation and Treatment of Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Review Questions. Hosp Physician, 41, 27-28.
  • Marchand WR. (2006). Evaluation and Treatment of Social Phobia: Review Questions. Hosp Physician, 42, 41-42.
  • Marchand WR. (2006). Suicidality: Review Questions. Hosp Physician, 42, 31-32.
  • Marchand WR, Dilda V. (2006). New models of frontal-subcortical skeletomotor circuit pathology in tardive dyskinesia. Neuroscientist, 12(3), 186-98.
  • Thatcher JW, Marchand WR. (2007). Tic Disorders in Children: Review Questions. Hosp Physician, 43, 25-27.
  • Marchand WR. (2007). Panic Disorder: Review Questions. Hosp Physician, 43, 44-46.
  • Marchand WR. (2008). Psychiatric Symptoms Associated with Parkinson’s Disease: Review Questions. Hosp Physician, 44(1), 22-24.
  • Marchand WR, Thatcher JW. (2008). Psychiatric Symptoms of Basal Ganglia Disorders: Evaluation and Management. Hosp Physician, 12(2), 2-16.
  • Marchand WR. (2009). Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Review Questions. Hosp Physician, 45, 32-34.
  • Romesser J, Shen S, Reblin M, Kircher J, Allen S, Roberts T, Marchand WR. (2011). A preliminary study of the effect of a diagnosis of concussion on PTSD symptoms and other psychiatric variables at the time of treatment seeking among veterans. Mil Med, 176(3), 246-52.

 

Health Professional Well-Being

  • Marchand WR, Palmer CA, Gutmann L, Brogan WC 3rd. (1985). Medical student impairment: a review of the literature. W V Med J, 81(11), 244-8.
  • Marchand WR, Palmer CA, Gutmann L, et al. (1986). Medical Students’ Perceptions of having Symptoms of Impairment and of the Need to Seek Counseling. J Med Educ, 61, 744.
  • Marchand WR. (1988). The effect of an educational program on the desire for treatment among impaired medical students. J Nerv Ment Dis, 176(6), 372-3.

 

BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Marchand WR, Yurgelun-Todd DA. (2011). Functional Imaging of bipolar illness. In Shenton ME; Turetsky BI; (Ed.), Understanding Neuropsychiatric Disorders: Insights From Neuroimaging (pp. 109-124). New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Marchand, WR. (2012). The neurocircuitry of fear and pleasure: Implications for the neurobiology of anxiety and affective disorders. In Columbus, F (Eds.), Advances in Psychology Research Volume 81. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.

 

CD AND WEB

  • Marchand, WR. (2010). Psychiatry Board Review Application Volume 1 [Web]. Physician Board Review. Available: http://www.physicianboardreview.com/.
  • Marchand, WR. (2011). Psychiatry Board Review Application Volume 2 [Web]. Physician Board Review. Available: http://www.physicianboardreview.com/.
  • Marchand, WR. (2011). Psychiatry Board Review Application Volume 3 [Web]. Physician Board Review. Available: http://www.physicianboardreview.com/.
  • Marchand WR. (2013). Brain Development [CD]. Audio Digest Foundation.
  • Marchand WR. (2013). Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology and Neuropathology [CD]. Audio Digest Foundation.
  • Marchand WR. (2013). Panic Disorder, Agoraphobia, and Generalized Anxiety Disorder [CD]. Audio Digest Foundation.
  • Marchand WR. (2013). Vascular Diseases and the CNS [CD]. Audio Digest Foundation.
  • Marchand WR. (2013). Laboratory Monitoring in Psychiatry [CD]. Audio Digest Foundation.
  • Marchand WR. (2014) Mindfulness for Depression, Anxiety and Stress [Webinar]. International Bipolar Foundation.

 

PUBLICATIONS IN NEWSPAPERS AND MAGAZINES

  • Marchand WR. (1989). Physicians Must Be Aware of Attitudes Toward Addiction. The Psychiatric Times.
  • Marchand WR. (1990). Problems resolved with some honest communications. The Salt Lake Tribune.
  • Marchand WR. (1990). MD struggles to believe in psychotherapy. American Medical News.
  • Marchand WR. (1990). Can Conflict with Supervisors Be Prevented? The Psychiatric Times.
  • Marchand WR. (1990). Feeling Stressed? Reach out to others – you’re not a burden. Air Force Times.
  • Marchand WR. (1990). You can put the merry back into Christmas by getting rid of the stress. Ogden Standard-Examiner.
  • Marchand, WR. (1991). “Ask the Psychiatrist,” Question and Answer Column. Ogden Standard Examiner.
  • Marchand WR. (1991). Easing wartime stress at home. Hilltop Times.
  • Marchand WR. (1991). Silver Linings: Forecast Optimistic For Kids. Hilltop Times.
  • Marchand WR. (1991). Depression. Ogden Standard-Examiner.
  • Marchand WR. (1991). Oh So Shy: Severe cases of shyness – called social phobia – can become debilitating. Ogden Standard-Examiner.
  • Marchand WR. (1991). Anxiety. Ogden Standard-Examiner.
  • Marchand WR. (1991). Got the day-after Christmas blues? These tips will help you feel better. Ogden Standard-Examiner.
  • Marchand WR. (1991). How Mood Affects Weight. Weight Watchers Magazine.
  • Marchand WR. (1992). Relax. You can beat stress, depression. Hilltop Times.
  • Marchand WR. (1992). Communication. Ogden Standard-Examiner.
  • Marchand WR. (1992). Patients say doctors don’t communicate. Ogden Standard-Examiner.
  • Marchand WR. (1992). Keeping the Lines Open. How to speak to your doctor – and get her to speak back! Weight Watchers Magazine.

 

PRESENTATIONS

  • 1986   Medical Students’ Perceptions of Having Symptoms of Impairment and the Need to Seek Counseling. West Virginia University School of Medicine Van Liere Memorial Research Convocation
  • 1994   Update on OCD. Utah State Mental Health Conference
  • 1997   Update on PTSD. University of South Florida Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine Grand Rounds
  • 1998   Update on PTSD. Utah State Hospital Grand Rounds
  • 2001   Update on the Treatment of PTSD. Wasatch Mental Health Center Conference
  • 2001   Ethics and Research Issues in Pediatric Psychopharmacology. Wasatch Mental Health Center Conference
  • 2002   Zen and the Art of Mental Health Worker Maintenance. Wasatch Mental Health Center Conference
  • 2003   Pediatric Bipolar Disorder: A Treatment and Research Update. Utah State Mental Health Conference
  • 2003   Pediatric Bipolar Disorder: A Treatment and Research Update. Utah State Mental Health Conference
  • 2004   Quetiapine Treatment for Pediatric Bipolar Disorder: A Retrospective Chart Review. Second Biennial Conference of The International Society for Affective Disorders. Cancun, Mexico
  • 2004   Stimulant Treatment of Comorbid ADHD and Pediatric Bipolar Disorder in a Community Sample. Second Biennial Conference of The International Society for Affective Disorders. Cancun, Mexico
  • 2004   Delayed Diagnosis of Pediatric Bipolar Disorder in a Community Sample. Second Biennial Conference of The International Society for Affective Disorders. Cancun, Mexico
  • 2004   Frontal-subcortical circuit abnormalities in bipolar disorder. University of Utah Functional Neuroimaging Core Group Symposium
  • 2005   Functional MRI in bipolar depression. University of Utah Center for Advanced Imaging Research Symposium
  • 2005   Frontal-subcortical circuit abnormalities in bipolar disorder. University of Utah Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds
  • 2007   Functional MRI of basal ganglia circuits. The Brain Institute at The University of Utah November Neuroimaging at Utah Symposium
  • 2008   fMRI motor activation paradigms demonstrate abnormalities of corticostriatal circuitry in panic disorder. Neuroscience 2008. Washington, DC
  • 2008   The Neurobiology of Pediatric Bipolar Disorder: Insights from Structural and Functional Neuroimaging Studies. 22nd Annual Biologic Basis of Pediatric Practice Symposium, Deer Valley, Utah
  • 2009   Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Studies of Normal Brain Function and Psychiatric Disorders. VA Research Week 2009, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 2009   Suicidal Behaviors in Older Adults – Evaluation and Management. Managing Difficult Behaviors in the Older Adult Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 2008   Assessment of suicidality in the elderly. University of Utah Geriatrics Grand Rounds
  • 2010   The Neuroscience of Emotion and Emotional Disorders: What we think we know, what we know we don’t know and what we really need to know. University of Utah Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds
  • 2010   Feelings: The neurocircuitry of emotion. VA Research Week 2010, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 2012   Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Community Mindfulness Provider Meeting
  • 2012   Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Mood and Anxiety Disorders, George E. Wahlen VAMC Mental Health Service Grand Rounds
  • 2013   Mindfulness-Based Interventions: Mood & Anxiety Disorders and Stress Management, Generations Conference 2013, Salt Lake City, UT
  • 2014   Mindfulness Training as an Adjunctive Intervention for Psychiatric Disorders. University of Utah Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds
  • 2014 Mindfulness: Why is Everyone Interested in it and Why Does it Matter? 2014 Utah Integrative Health Conference

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • 1997   Department of Veterans Affairs Commendation
  • 2000   Wasatch Mental Health Children and Family Services Award
  • 2001   Wasatch Mental Health “Extra Mile” Award
  • 2006   Career Development Institute for Bipolar Disorder
  • 2006   Department of Psychiatry Excellence in Clinical Supervision
  • 2006   Department of Veterans Affairs Certificate of Appreciation
  • 2006   Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary’s Hero Award
  • 2006   George E. Wahlen VAMC Director’s Letter of Appreciation
  • 2006   Department of Veterans Affairs Special Contribution Award
  • 2009   Department of Veterans Affairs Career Development Transition Award
  • 2012   Department of Psychiatry Excellence in Teaching
  • 2013   Department of Veterans Affairs Special Contribution Award

 

PEER REVIEW FOR SCIENTIFIC AND PROFESSIONAL JOURNALS

  • Reviewer for Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica
  • Reviewer for Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (for International Society for Affective Disorders)
  • Reviewer for Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality CME
  • Reviewer for Archives of General Psychiatry
  • Reviewer for Biological Psychiatry
  • Reviewer for Biology of Mood & Anxiety Disorders
  • Reviewer for Bipolar Disorders
  • Reviewer for BMC Neuroscience
  • Reviewer for BMC Psychiatry
  • Reviewer for Brain Imaging and Behavior
  • Reviewer for Cerebral Cortex
  • Reviewer for Epilepsia
  • Reviewer for European Journal of Neurology
  • Reviewer for Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics
  • Reviewer for Frontiers in Affective Disorders and Psychosomatic Research
  • Reviewer for Hospital Physician
  • Reviewer for Hospital Physician Psychiatry Board Review Manual
  • Reviewer for Human Brain Mapping
  • Reviewer for Journal of Affective Disorders
  • Reviewer for Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management
  • Reviewer for Journal of Depression and Anxiety
  • Reviewer for Journal of Medical Case Reports
  • Reviewer for Journal of Psychiatric Research
  • Reviewer for Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience
  • Reviewer for Journal of Yoga & Physical Therapy
  • Reviewer for Neural Computing & Applications
  • Reviewer for NeuroImage
  • Reviewer for Neuroscience
  • Reviewer for PLOS ONE
  • Reviewer for Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry
  • Reviewer for Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging
  • Reviewer for Psychological Medicine

 

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

  • American Psychiatric Association
  • International Brain Research Organization
  • International Society for Affective Disorders
  • International Society for Bipolar Disorders
  • Organization for Human Brain Mapping
  • Schizophrenia International Research Society
  • Society for Neuroscience
  • Society of Biological Psychiatry
  • Utah Psychiatric Association

 

RESEARCH FUNDING

  • 01/01/06 – 01/01/10. Functional MRI of Brain Frontal-Subcortical Circuits in Bipolar Depression. Western Institute For Biomedical Research, Inc. Principal Investigator
  • 07/01/06 – 12/31/07. Functional MRI and Diffusion Tensor Imaging of Brain Frontal-Subcortical Circuits in Panic Disorder. University of Utah Synergy Research Grant. Principal Investigator
  • 08/01/08 – 07/31/09. Frontal-Subcortical Brain Circuit Function, Connectivy, and Structure in Normal Aging: Implications for Functional Independence and Neurological Disorders. University of Utah Research Foundation Seed Grant. Principal Investigator
  • 04/01/09 – 03/31/12. Differentiation of bipolar and unipolar depression using fMRI. Veterans Affairs Merit Review Award. Principal Investigator
  • 07/01/09 – 06/30/12. Career Development Transition Award. U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Principal Investigator
  • 11/01/12 – 10/31/16. Evaluating a Novel Sleep-Focused Mind-Body Rehabilitative Program for Veterans with mTBI and Other “Polytrauma” Symptoms: An RCT Study. U.S. Department of Defense. Co-Investigator

 

RESEARCH GRANT REVIEWER EXPERIENCE

  • 2007   Canada Foundation for Innovation, Research Hospital Fund Large-Scale Institutional Endeavours Competition, Reviewer for Theme #1, “Transforming Care in Mood Disorders.”
  • 2007   Western Institute for Biomedical Research, Reviewer
  • 2008   Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program, Reviewer for Advanced Technology-Therapeutic Development Award, Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury
  • 2010   Western Institute for Biomedical Research, Reviewer
  • 2011   Department of Veterans Affairs Merit Review, (spring cycle), Reviewer
  • 2011   Department of Veterans Affairs Merit Review, (fall cycle), Reviewer
  • 2011   Western Institute for Biomedical Research, Reviewer
  • 2012   Medical Research Council Fellowships, United Kingdom, Reviewer
  • 2012   Western Institute for Biomedical Research, Reviewer
  • 2013   French National Research Agency, Reviewer
  • 2013   National Institutes of Health Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Reviewer
  • 2013   University of Ottawa’s Medical Research Fund, Reviewer

 

TEACHING

  • 1996 – 1998  Clinical supervisor for psychiatric residents, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, University of South Florida
  • 2000 – 2003  Lecture series on psychopharmacology for psychology interns at Wasatch Mental Health
  • 2003 – 2013  Clinical supervisor for psychiatry residents. University of Utah, Psychiatry.
  • 2003 – Present Research Supervisor, University of Utah. Psychiatry resident research
  • 2005   Instructor, Psychiatry 6010 – Mood Disorders 1, University of Utah, Psychiatry
  • 2005   Instructor, Psychiatry 6010 – Mood Disorders 2, University of Utah, Psychiatry
  • 2005 – 2006  Evaluation and treatment of PTSD. Lecture series for third year medical students
  • 2005 – 2006  Evaluation and treatment of bipolar disorders. Lecture series for third year medical students
  • 2007 – 2010  Co-leader of Psychiatry Residency Program Research Seminar
  • 2008   Suicide prevention training for VAMC surgery staff
  • 2010   Research design. Lecture for psychiatry residents.
  • 2011   Functional MRI research lecture for psychiatry residents
  • 2011   Suicide prevention for George E. Wahlen VAMC psychology interns
  • 2012   Functional MRI research lecture for psychiatry residents
  • 2012   Psychopathology of bipolar disorder lecture for psychiatry residents
  • 2012   Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Mood and Anxiety Disorders – Part 1 for psychiatry residents
  • 2012   Instructor, University of Utah, Psychiatry. Ten-week neuroscience course for PG 3 & 4 psychiatry residents
  • 2013   Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Mood and Anxiety Disorders – Part 2 for psychiatry residents
  • 2013   Psychopathology of bipolar disorder lecture for psychiatry residents
  • 2013   Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Mood and Anxiety Disorders for Department of Psychology graduate students
  • 2013   Pharmacology of PTSD for VAMC psychology practicum students
  • 2013   Mindfulness-based interventions for VAMC certified peer specialists
  • 2014   Instructor, PSYCT, University of Utah, Psychiatry. Ten-week neuroscience course for PG 3 & 4 psychiatry residents

 

 

 

 

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