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Anna Rose Childress, Ph.D.

Research Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry
Director, Brain-Behavioral Vulnerabilities Division; Center for Studies on Addiction, Department of Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania
Member, Center for Functional Neuroimaging, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Member, Mahoney Institute for Neurological Sciences, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Member, Center for Neuroscience and Society, University of Pennsylvania
Member, University Research Foundation (Grant Review Panel), University of Pennsylvania
Member, Neuroscience Neuroimaging Core Advisory Oversight, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
Department of Psychiatry
Center for Studies on Addiction
3900 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-222-3200
Fax: 215-386-6770
Education:
B.S. (Psychology)
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 1973.
M.A. (Psychology)
Bryn Mawr College, 1976.
Ph.D. (Psychology)
Bryn Mawr College, 1979.
Post-Graduate Training
Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Department of Psychiatry, , University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1979-1980.
Post-Doctoral Fellowship, , Department of Psychiatry, Center for Behavioral Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, 1980-1981.
Certifications
None, .
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Selected Publications

Ely Alice V, Childress Anna Rose, Jagannathan Kanchana, Lowe Michael R: The way to her heart? Response to romantic cues is dependent on hunger state and dieting history: An fMRI pilot study. Appetite 95: 126-31, Dec 2015.

Wetherill Reagan R, Jagannathan Kanchana, Hager Nathan, Childress Anna Rose, Rao Hengyi, Franklin Teresa R: Cannabis, Cigarettes, and Their Co-Occurring Use: Disentangling Differences in Gray Matter Volume. The international journal of neuropsychopharmacology / official scientific journal of the Collegium Internationale Neuropsychopharmacologicum (CINP) 18(10): pyv061, Sep 2015.

Wetherill Reagan R, Jagannathan Kanchana, Hager Nathan, Childress Anna Rose, Franklin Teresa R: Sex differences in associations between cannabis craving and neural responses to cannabis cues: Implications for treatment. Experimental and clinical psychopharmacology 23(4): 238-46, Aug 2015.

Wetherill Reagan R, Fang Zhuo, Jagannathan Kanchana, Childress Anna Rose, Rao Hengyi, Franklin Teresa R: Cannabis, cigarettes, and their co-occurring use: Disentangling differences in default mode network functional connectivity. Drug and alcohol dependence 153: 116-23, Aug 2015.

Wang Ze, Suh Jesse, Li Zhengjun, Li Yin, Franklin Teresa, O'Brien Charles, Childress Anna Rose: A hyper-connected but less efficient small-world network in the substance-dependent brain. Drug and alcohol dependence 152: 102-8, Jul 2015.

Goldman Marina, Ehrman Ronald N, Suh Jesse J, Hurt Hallam, Marquez Kathleen, Franklin Teresa R, O'Brien Charles P, Childress Anna Rose: Brief report: "spiders-No, puppies-Go", introducing a novel Go NoGo task tested in inner city adolescents at risk for poor impulse control. Journal of adolescence 38: 45-8, Jan 2015.

Franklin Teresa R, Wetherill Reagan R, Jagannathan Kanchana, Hager Nathan, O'Brien Charles P, Childress Anna Rose: Limitations of the use of the MP-RAGE to identify neural changes in the brain: recent cigarette smoking alters gray matter indices in the striatum. Frontiers in human neuroscience 8: 1052, 2015.

Franklin TR, Jagannathan K, Wetherill RR, Johnson B, Kelly S, Langguth J, Mumma J, Childress AR. : Influence of menstrual cycle phase on neural and craving responses to appetitive smoking cues in naturally cycling females. Nicotine and Tobacco Research 17(4): 390-397, 2015.

Magland Jeremy F, Childress Anna Rose: Task-correlated facial and head movements in classifier-based real-time FMRI. Journal of neuroimaging : official journal of the American Society of Neuroimaging 24(4): 371-8, Jul-Aug 2014.

Ely Alice V, Childress Anna Rose, Jagannathan Kanchana, Lowe Michael R: Differential reward response to palatable food cues in past and current dieters: a fMRI study. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.) 22(5): E38-45, May 2014.

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