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Zhenhao Shi

Research Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
3535 Market St Ste 500
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2157461822
BS (Psychology)
Peking University, 2009.
PhD (Cognitive Neuroscience)
Peking University, 2014.
Post-Graduate Training
Postdoctoral Fellow in Health Communication, Annenberg Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2014-2016.
Postdoctoral Fellow in Addiction, Center for Studies of Addiction, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, 2016-Present.
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Description of Research Expertise

Brain imaging, Public health, Social neuroscience, Translational neuroscience, Computational psychiatry, Substance use disorder, Tobacco control, Health communication, Cross-cultural psychology

Selected Publications

Shi, Z., Jagannathan, K., Padley, J. H., Wang, A. L., Fairchild, V. P., O’Brien, C. P., Childress, A. R., Langleben, D. D.: The role of withdrawal in mesocorticolimbic drug cue reactivity in opioid use disorder. Addiction Biology 2021.

Shi, Z., O’Brien, C. P., Childress, A. R., Langleben, D. D., Wiers, C. E.: Multivariate pattern analysis links drug use severity to distributed cortical hypoactivity during emotional inhibitory control in opioid use disorder. Poster presentation at the 83rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence (virtual meeting) 2021.

Chen, Y., Shen, Y., Shi, Z., Zhang, X., Li, H., Xu, X., Guan, L., Han, S., Yang, J.: Mortality salience impairs self-referential processing: neurophysiological and behavioral evidence. Current Psychology 39: 782-792, 2020.

Shi, Z., Jagannathan, K., Wiers, C. E., O’Brien, C. P., Childress, A. R., Langleben, D. D.: Resting-state nucleus accumbens connectivity predicts adherence to extended-release naltrexone treatment in opioid use disorder. Poster presentation at the 59th Annual Meeting of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (virtual meeting) 2020.

Wang, A. L., Shi, Z., Elman, I., Langleben, D. D.: Reduced cigarette smoking during injectable extended-release naltrexone treatment for opioid use disorder. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse 46(4): 472-477, 2020.

Shi, Z., Wang, A. L., Padley, J. H., Aronowitz, C. A., Fairchild, V. P., Loughead, J., Langleben, D. D.: Addicted to green: exposure to menthol cigarette packaging potentiates frontostriatal and occipital responses to smoking cues in menthol smokers. Poster presentation at the 5th NIH Tobacco Regulatory Science Conference, Bethesda, MD 2019.

Shi, Z., Wang, A. L., Aronowitz, C. A., Cappella, J. N., Romer, D., Langleben, D. D.: Connectivity between visual and auditory cortices mediates the influence of argument strength on the effectiveness of smoking-cessation videos among low-sensation-seeking smokers. Psychology Research and Behavior Management 12: 531-542, 2019.

Shi, Z., Jagannathan, K., Fairchild, V. P., Wang, A. L., Suh, J. J., Childress, A. R., Langleben, D. D.: Behavioral and accumbal responses during an affective Go/No-go task predict adherence to injectable naltrexone treatment in opioid use disorder. International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology 22(3): 180-185, 2019.

Peng, M., Wu, S., Shi, Z., Jiang, K., Shen, Y., Dedovic, K., Yang, J.: Brain regions in response to character feedback associated with the state self-esteem. Biological Psychology 148: 107734, 2019.

Shi, Z., Fairchild, V. P., Childress, A. R., Langleben, D. D.: Presence of social and family problems is associated with frontoinsular alterations in substance users: a preliminary study. Poster presentation at the 20th Annual Convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Portland, OR 2019.

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