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Joe Bardeen was awarded a Career Development Travel Award at the 2013 Anxiety and Depression Association of America conference in San Diego, CA.
Nicole Weiss accepted a T32-funded post-doctoral fellowship in Substance Abuse Prevention Research, Division of Prevention and Community Research, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine. Congratulations, Nicole!
Dr. Gratz was recently invited to present on her Emotion Regulation Group Therapy for deliberate self-harm at the First Swedish National Conference on Self-Harm in Stockholm, Sweden. Drs. Gratz and Tull also provided a workshop on the treatment for clinicians across Sweden working with patients who struggle with deliberate self-harm behavior.
Dr. Tull was awarded the Silver level (over $500,000 in extramural research funding) Excellence in Research Award from the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
Dr. Dixon-Gordon was awarded the Resident Research Award from the University of Mississippi Medical Center pre-doctoral psychology residency program. Congratulations Katie!
Dr. Dixon-Gordon was awarded the APA Division 18 - VA Section Outstanding Trainee Award. Congratulations Katie!
Dr. Dixon-Gordon was awarded the VA Doctor's Day House Staff Honorable Mention Award. This marks the first time that a psychology resident has received this award. Congratulations Katie!
The PERT Lab is excited to welcome its newest psychology interns for the 2012-13 year:
Nicole Weiss matched at the University of Mississippi Medical Center pre-doctoral psychology residency program (2012-13). Congratulations Nicole!
Katie Dixon-Gordon was awarded a two-year post-doctoral fellowship (2012-2014) at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. She will be working with Dr. Gratz and Dr. Jeanne Gabriele (at the G.V. [Sonny] Montgomery VA Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi). Congratulations Katie!
Join the PERT Lab at the 8th annual NAMI WALKS for the Minds of America, Saturday, November 5, 2011, at Winner's Circle Park in Flowood, MS.
In collaboration with Dr. Alex Chapman at Simon Fraser University, Drs. Gratz and Tull have a new workbook out from New Harbinger Publications. The workbook is focused on how to use DBT skills to manage symptoms of anxiety. The workbook can now be ordered from Amazon.com.
Drs. Tull and Gratz were recently awarded an R21 grant from the National Institutes on Drug Abuse to examining risk-taking within alcohol and cocaine dependent patients with and without PTSD.
Dr. Tull was promoted to Associate Professor effective July 1, 2011.
The PERT Lab is excited to welcome its newest psychology interns for the 2011-12 year:
Andres Viana was awarded a Career Development Travel Award at the 2011 Anxiety Disorders Association of America conference in New Orleans, LA.
Jason Lavender was awarded the Academy for Eating Disorders NIMH Student/Early Career Investigator Travel Fellowship for the 2011 International Conference on Eating Disorders in Miami, FL.
Dr. Tull was awarded the President's New Researcher Award at the 2010 conference for the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco, CA.
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