PhD, Concordia University
5841 S Maryland Ave MC 3077
Chicago, Illinois 60637
Harriet de Wit, PhD
- Neurobiology of Disease
Childs, E., H. de Wit (2009) Physiological, hormonal and subjective responses to acute stress in smokers. Psychopharmacology, 203, 1-12.
de Wit, H. (2009) Impulsivity as a determinant and consequence of drug use: A review of underlying processes. Addiction Biology. 14, 22-31.
Bornovalova M.A., Cashman-Rolls A., O'Donnell J.M., Ettinger K., Richards J.B., de Wit H, Lejuez CW (2009) Risk taking differences on a behavioral task as a function of potential reward/loss magnitude and individual differences in impulsivity and sensation seeking. Pharmacol Biochem Behav. 93, 258-262.
Childs, E., H. de Wit (2009) Amphetamine-induced place preference in humans. Biological Psychiatry 65, 900-4.
Hamidovic, A., H. de Wit. (2009) Sleep deprivation increases smoking. Pharmacol, Biochem Behav, 93, 263-9.
Metrik, J., D. Rohsenow, P.M. Monti, J. McGeary, T.A.R. Cook, H. de Wit, M. Haney, C. Kahler (2009) Effectiveness of a marijuana expectancy manipulation: Piloting the balanced placebo design for marijuana. Experimental Clinical Psychopharmacology, 17, 217-225.
Childs, E., H. de Wit. Cardiovascular, hormonal and emotional responses to the TSST in relation to sex and menstrual cycle phase. Psychophysiology.In Press
Dlugos, A.M., A. Hamidovic, A.D. Skol, A.A. Palmer, H, de Wit Further evidence of association between amphetamine response and SLC6A2 gene variants. Psychopharmacology. In Press
Dlugos, A.M., J. Badner, A.A. Palmer, H. de Wit Negative Emotionality: Monoamine oxidase B gene variants modulate personality traits in healthy humans. Journal of Neural Transmission.In Press
Bedi, G, K.L. Phan, M. Angstadt, H. de Wit. Effects of MDMA on sociability and neural response to social threat and social reward. Psychopharmacology.In Press
Zacny, J.P., H. de Wit The prescription opioid, oxycodone, does not alter behavioral measures of impulsivity in healthy volunteers. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior. In Press
Childs, E., N.T. Van Dam, H. de Wit Effects of acute progesterone administration upon responses to acute psychosocial stress in men. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology. In Press
Dlugos, A.M., A. Hamidovic, C.A. Hodgkinson, D. Goldman, A.A. Palmer, H. de Wit More aroused, less fatigued: FAAH gene polymorphisms influence acute response to amphetamine. Neuropsychopharmacology. In Press
Hamidovic, A., A. Dlugos, A. Skol, A.A. Palmer, H. de Wit An exploratory study of genetic variability in response to amphetamine: the dopamine D2 receptor in relation to behavioral inhibition and impulsivity/sensation seeking. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology.In Press .
Porcu, P, T.K. O’Buckley, S.E. Alward, K.A. Grant, H. de Wit, A.L. Morrow Differential effects of ethanol on serum GABAergic 3?,5?/3?,5? neuroactive steroids in mice, rats, Cynomolgus monkeys and humans. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. In Press
McCloskey, M., A.A. Palmer, H. de Wit Is self-reported liking of d-amphetamine related to impulsivity? Psychopharmacology. In Press
Hamidovic, A. A.M. Dlugos, A.A. Palmer, H, de Wit Sustained attention is associated with COMT val158met genotype in both the drug-free state and in response to amphetamine. Psychiatric Genetics. In Press
Hamidovic, A., E. Childs, M. Conrad, A. King, H. de Wit (in press) Stress-induced changes in mood and cortisol release predict mood effects of amphetamine. Drug and Alcohol Dependence.
Childs, E., H. de Wit (in press) Acute psychosocial stress increases cigarette craving and smoking pleasure. Nicotine and Tobacco Research.
Hamidovic, A. A.M. Dlugos, A.A. Palmer, H, de Wit (in press) Polymorphisms in dopamine transporter (SLC6A3) are associated with stimulant effects of d-amphetamine – an exploratory pharmacogenetic study using healthy volunteers. Behavior Genetics.