Ongoing Research Support
Eagles Autism Foundation Grant, "Mechanisms for autism vulnerability in corticostriatal circuits"
(May 2021-April 2023)
R01MH115030, “Molecular and Circuit Mechanisms of Neurexin1-Mediated Goal-Directed Dysfunction”
(November 2017-2022) National Institutes of Mental Health
R01MH118369, “A Novel Role for Local Striatal Interneuron Regulation of Goal-Directed Action”
(April 2020-2025) National Institutes of Mental Health
Foundation for OCD Research, "Defining a molecular-circuit pathophysiology of OCD for targeted intervention"
(September 2020-March 2025)
Tourette Association of America, Young Investigator Award
R01NS117061, "Novel Role of a Ventral Striatal Circuit in Motor Control" (m-PI w/ Ma, Wesson labs)
(August 2021-July 2026) National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Completed Research Support
University Research Foundation (2019-2020)
IDDRC New Program Development Award, "Exploring Striatal Circuit-Genetic Interactions Driving Autism Pathophysiology"
Whitehall Foundation Grant, “Exploring Neural Circuits for Efficient Action Selection” (July 2016-2018)
R00MH099243, “Linking Synaptic and Cognitive Deficits in a Model of Neuropsychiatric Disease”
(April 2015-2018), National Institutes of Mental Health
McCabe Fund Fellow Award
(May 2015-April 2016), University of Pennsylvania
K99MH099243, “Linking Synaptic and Cognitive Deficits in a Model of Neuropsychiatric Disease”
(9/19/2012-8/31/2014), National Institutes of Mental Health
F32MH086176, “Synaptic Analysis of Neuroligin1 function”
(6/8/2009-5/25/2011), National Institutes of Mental Health