Ahmad Hariri

Ahmad Hariri

Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles 2000

  • M.S., University of Maryland, College Park 1997

  • B.S., University of Maryland, College Park 1994

Overview

Integrating psychology, neuroimaging, pharmacology and molecular genetics in the search for biological pathways mediating individual differences in behavior and related risk for psychopathology.

Expertise

Neuroscience, genetics, psychopathology risk, individual differences

Nikolova, YS, Misquitta, KA, Rocco, BR, Prevot, TD, Knodt, AR, Ellegood, J, Voineskos, AN, Lerch, JP, Hariri, AR, Sibille, E, and Banasr, M. "Shifting priorities: highly conserved behavioral and brain network adaptations to chronic stress across species(Published online)." Translational Psychiatry 8.1 (December 2018). Full Text

Lam, M, Trampush, JW, Yu, J, Knowles, E, Djurovic, S, Melle, I, Sundet, K, Christoforou, A, Reinvang, I, DeRosse, P, Lundervold, AJ, Steen, VM, Espeseth, T, Räikkönen, K, Widen, E, Palotie, A, Eriksson, JG, Giegling, I, Konte, B, Roussos, P, Giakoumaki, S, Burdick, KE, Payton, A, Ollier, W, Chiba-Falek, O, Attix, DK, Need, AC, Cirulli, ET, Voineskos, AN, Stefanis, NC, Avramopoulos, D, Hatzimanolis, A, Arking, DE, Smyrnis, N, Bilder, RM, Freimer, NA, Cannon, TD, London, E, Poldrack, RA, Sabb, FW, Congdon, E, Conley, ED, Scult, MA, Dickinson, D, Straub, RE, Donohoe, G, Morris, D, Corvin, A, Gill, M, Hariri, AR, Weinberger, DR, Pendleton, N, Bitsios, P, Rujescu, D, Lahti, J, Hellard, SL, Keller, MC, Andreassen, OA, Glahn, DC, Malhotra, AK, and Lencz, T. "Multi-Trait Analysis of GWAS and Biological Insights Into Cognition: A Response to Hill (2018)." Twin Research and Human Genetics : the Official Journal of the International Society for Twin Studies (July 13, 2018): 1-4. Full Text

Avinun, R, Nevo, A, Knodt, AR, Elliott, ML, and Hariri, AR. "Replication in Imaging Genetics: The Case of Threat-Related Amygdala Reactivity." Biological Psychiatry 84.2 (July 2018): 148-159. Full Text

Kim, MJ, Scult, MA, Knodt, AR, Radtke, SR, d'Arbeloff, TC, Brigidi, BD, and Hariri, AR. "A Link Between Childhood Adversity and Trait Anger Reflects Relative Activity of the Amygdala and Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex." Biological Psychiatry. Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging 3.7 (July 2018): 644-649. Full Text

Savage, JE, Jansen, PR, Stringer, S, Watanabe, K, Bryois, J, de Leeuw, CA, Nagel, M, Awasthi, S, Barr, PB, Coleman, JRI, Grasby, KL, Hammerschlag, AR, Kaminski, JA, Karlsson, R, Krapohl, E, Lam, M, Nygaard, M, Reynolds, CA, Trampush, JW, Young, H, Zabaneh, D, Hägg, S, Hansell, NK, Karlsson, IK, Linnarsson, S, Montgomery, GW, Muñoz-Manchado, AB, Quinlan, EB, Schumann, G, Skene, NG, Webb, BT, White, T, Arking, DE, Avramopoulos, D, Bilder, RM, Bitsios, P, Burdick, KE, Cannon, TD, Chiba-Falek, O, Christoforou, A, Cirulli, ET, Congdon, E, Corvin, A, Davies, G, Deary, IJ, DeRosse, P, Dickinson, D, Djurovic, S, Donohoe, G, Conley, ED, Eriksson, JG, Espeseth, T, Freimer, NA, Giakoumaki, S, Giegling, I, Gill, M, Glahn, DC, Hariri, AR, Hatzimanolis, A, Keller, MC, Knowles, E, Koltai, D, Konte, B, Lahti, J, Le Hellard, S, Lencz, T, Liewald, DC, London, E, Lundervold, AJ, Malhotra, AK, Melle, I, Morris, D, Need, AC, Ollier, W, Palotie, A, Payton, A, Pendleton, N, Poldrack, RA, Räikkönen, K, Reinvang, I, Roussos, P, Rujescu, D, Sabb, FW, Scult, MA, Smeland, OB, Smyrnis, N, Starr, JM, Steen, VM, Stefanis, NC, Straub, RE, Sundet, K, Tiemeier, H, Voineskos, AN, Weinberger, DR, Widen, E, Yu, J, Abecasis, G, Andreassen, OA, Breen, G, Christiansen, L, Debrabant, B, Dick, DM, Heinz, A, Hjerling-Leffler, J, Ikram, MA, Kendler, KS, Martin, NG, Medland, SE, Pedersen, NL, Plomin, R, Polderman, TJC, Ripke, S, van der Sluis, S, Sullivan, PF, Vrieze, SI, Wright, MJ, and Posthuma, D. "Genome-wide association meta-analysis in 269,867 individuals identifies new genetic and functional links to intelligence." Nature Genetics 50.7 (July 2018): 912-919. Full Text

Miller, JA, Scult, MA, Conley, ED, Chen, Q, Weinberger, DR, and Hariri, AR. "Effects of Schizophrenia Polygenic Risk Scores on Brain Activity and Performance During Working Memory Subprocesses in Healthy Young Adults." Schizophrenia Bulletin 44.4 (June 2018): 844-853. Full Text

Davies, G, Lam, M, Harris, SE, Trampush, JW, Luciano, M, Hill, WD, Hagenaars, SP, Ritchie, SJ, Marioni, RE, Fawns-Ritchie, C, Liewald, DCM, Okely, JA, Ahola-Olli, AV, Barnes, CLK, Bertram, L, Bis, JC, Burdick, KE, Christoforou, A, DeRosse, P, Djurovic, S, Espeseth, T, Giakoumaki, S, Giddaluru, S, Gustavson, DE, Hayward, C, Hofer, E, Ikram, MA, Karlsson, R, Knowles, E, Lahti, J, Leber, M, Li, S, Mather, KA, Melle, I, Morris, D, Oldmeadow, C, Palviainen, T, Payton, A, Pazoki, R, Petrovic, K, Reynolds, CA, Sargurupremraj, M, Scholz, M, Smith, JA, Smith, AV, Terzikhan, N, Thalamuthu, A, Trompet, S, van der Lee, SJ, Ware, EB, Windham, BG, Wright, MJ, Yang, J, Yu, J, Ames, D, Amin, N, Amouyel, P, Andreassen, OA, Armstrong, NJ, Assareh, AA, Attia, JR, Attix, D, Avramopoulos, D, Bennett, DA, Böhmer, AC, Boyle, PA, Brodaty, H, Campbell, H, Cannon, TD, Cirulli, ET, Congdon, E, Conley, ED, Corley, J, Cox, SR, Dale, AM, Dehghan, A, Dick, D, Dickinson, D, Eriksson, JG, Evangelou, E, Faul, JD, Ford, I, Freimer, NA, Gao, H, Giegling, I, Gillespie, NA, Gordon, SD, Gottesman, RF, Griswold, ME, Gudnason, V, Harris, TB, Hartmann, AM, Hatzimanolis, A, Heiss, G, Holliday, EG, Joshi, PK, Kähönen, M, Kardia, SLR, Karlsson, I, Kleineidam, L, Knopman, DS, Kochan, NA, Konte, B, Kwok, JB, Le Hellard, S, Lee, T, Lehtimäki, T, Li, S-C, Liu, T, Koini, M, London, E, Longstreth, WT, Lopez, OL, Loukola, A, Luck, T, Lundervold, AJ, Lundquist, A, Lyytikäinen, L-P, Martin, NG, Montgomery, GW, Murray, AD, Need, AC, Noordam, R, Nyberg, L, Ollier, W, Papenberg, G, Pattie, A, Polasek, O, Poldrack, RA, Psaty, BM, Reppermund, S, Riedel-Heller, SG, Rose, RJ, Rotter, JI, Roussos, P, Rovio, SP, Saba, Y, Sabb, FW, Sachdev, PS, Satizabal, CL, Schmid, M, Scott, RJ, Scult, MA, Simino, J, Slagboom, PE, Smyrnis, N, Soumaré, A, Stefanis, NC, Stott, DJ, Straub, RE, Sundet, K, Taylor, AM, Taylor, KD, Tzoulaki, I, Tzourio, C, Uitterlinden, A, Vitart, V, Voineskos, AN, Kaprio, J, Wagner, M, Wagner, H, Weinhold, L, Wen, KH, Widen, E, Yang, Q, Zhao, W, Adams, HHH, Arking, DE, Bilder, RM, Bitsios, P, Boerwinkle, E, Chiba-Falek, O, Corvin, A, De Jager, PL, Debette, S, Donohoe, G, Elliott, P, Fitzpatrick, AL, Gill, M, Glahn, DC, Hägg, S, Hansell, NK, Hariri, AR, Ikram, MK, Jukema, JW, Vuoksimaa, E, Keller, MC, Kremen, WS, Launer, L, Lindenberger, U, Palotie, A, Pedersen, NL, Pendleton, N, Porteous, DJ, Räikkönen, K, Raitakari, OT, Ramirez, A, Reinvang, I, Rudan, I, Dan Rujescu, , Schmidt, R, Schmidt, H, Schofield, PW, Schofield, PR, Starr, JM, Steen, VM, Trollor, JN, Turner, ST, Van Duijn, CM, Villringer, A, Weinberger, DR, Weir, DR, Wilson, JF, Malhotra, A, McIntosh, AM, Gale, CR, Seshadri, S, Mosley, TH, Bressler, J, Lencz, T, and Deary, IJ. "Study of 300,486 individuals identifies 148 independent genetic loci influencing general cognitive function." Nature Communications 9.1 (May 29, 2018): 2098-null. Full Text

Agrawal, A, Chou, Y-L, Carey, CE, Baranger, DAA, Zhang, B, Sherva, R, Wetherill, L, Kapoor, M, Wang, J-C, Bertelsen, S, Anokhin, AP, Hesselbrock, V, Kramer, J, Lynskey, MT, Meyers, JL, Nurnberger, JI, Rice, JP, Tischfield, J, Bierut, LJ, Degenhardt, L, Farrer, LA, Gelernter, J, Hariri, AR, Heath, AC, Kranzler, HR, Madden, PAF, Martin, NG, Montgomery, GW, Porjesz, B, Wang, T, Whitfield, JB, Edenberg, HJ, Foroud, T, Goate, AM, Bogdan, R, and Nelson, EC. "Genome-wide association study identifies a novel locus for cannabis dependence." Molecular Psychiatry 23.5 (May 2018): 1293-1302. Full Text

Chen, Q, Ursini, G, Romer, AL, Knodt, AR, Mezeivtch, K, Xiao, E, Pergola, G, Blasi, G, Straub, RE, Callicott, JH, Berman, KF, Hariri, AR, Bertolino, A, Mattay, VS, and Weinberger, DR. "Schizophrenia polygenic risk score predicts mnemonic hippocampal activity." Brain 141.4 (April 1, 2018): 1218-1228. Full Text

Pages

Faig, KE, Nikolova, YS, and Hariri, AR. "Genetic Neuroimaging of Social Perception." Brain Mapping: An Encyclopedic Reference. February 14, 2015. 97-105. Full Text