Avshalom Caspi

Avshalom Caspi

Edward M. Arnett Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Cornell University 1986

  • M.A., Cornell University 1983

  • B.A., University of California at Santa Cruz 1981

Expertise

Development, epidemiology, genetics, health inequalities, personality

Belsky, DW, Caspi, A, Goldman-Mellor, S, Meier, MH, Ramrakha, S, Poulton, R, and Moffitt, TE. "Is obesity associated with a decline in intelligence quotient during the first half of the life course?." American Journal of Epidemiology 178.9 (November 2013): 1461-1468. Full Text

Belsky, DW, Moffitt, TE, and Caspi, A. "Genetics in population health science: strategies and opportunities." American Journal of Public Health 103 Suppl 1 (October 2013): S73-S83. Full Text

Fisher, HL, Caspi, A, Poulton, R, Meier, MH, Houts, R, Harrington, H, Arseneault, L, and Moffitt, TE. "Specificity of childhood psychotic symptoms for predicting schizophrenia by 38 years of age: a birth cohort study." Psychological Medicine 43.10 (October 2013): 2077-2086. Full Text

Moffitt, TE, Poulton, R, and Caspi, A. "Lifelong impact of early self-control." American Scientist 101.5 (September 1, 2013): 352-359. Full Text

Meier, MH, Caspi, A, Houts, R, Slutske, WS, Harrington, H, Jackson, KM, Belsky, DW, Poulton, R, and Moffitt, TE. "Prospective developmental subtypes of alcohol dependence from age 18 to 32 years: implications for nosology, etiology, and intervention." Development and Psychopathology 25.3 (August 2013): 785-800. Full Text

Belsky, DW, Sears, MR, Hancox, RJ, Harrington, H, Houts, R, Moffitt, TE, Sugden, K, Williams, B, Poulton, R, and Caspi, A. "Polygenic risk and the development and course of asthma: an analysis of data from a four-decade longitudinal study." The Lancet. Respiratory Medicine 1.6 (August 2013): 453-461. Full Text

Meier, MH, Caspi, A, Houts, R, Slutske, WS, Harrington, H, Jackson, KM, Belsky, DW, Poulton, R, and Moffitt, TE. "Prospective developmental subtypes of alcohol dependence from age 18 to 32 years: Implications for nosology, etiology, and intervention." DEVELOPMENT AND PSYCHOPATHOLOGY 25.3 (August 2013): 785-800. Full Text

Ramrakha, S, Paul, C, Bell, ML, Dickson, N, Moffitt, TE, and Caspi, A. "The relationship between multiple sex partners and anxiety, depression, and substance dependence disorders: a cohort study." Archives of Sexual Behavior 42.5 (July 2013): 863-872. Full Text

Shalev, I, Moffitt, TE, Wong, TY, Meier, MH, Houts, RM, Ding, J, Cheung, CY, Ikram, MK, Caspi, A, and Poulton, R. "Retinal vessel caliber and lifelong neuropsychological functioning: retinal imaging as an investigative tool for cognitive epidemiology." Psychological Science 24.7 (July 2013): 1198-1207. Full Text

Gunduz-Cinar, O, MacPherson, KP, Cinar, R, Gamble-George, J, Sugden, K, Williams, B, Godlewski, G, Ramikie, TS, Gorka, AX, Alapafuja, SO, Nikas, SP, Makriyannis, A, Poulton, R, Patel, S, Hariri, AR, Caspi, A, Moffitt, TE, Kunos, G, and Holmes, A. "Convergent translational evidence of a role for anandamide in amygdala-mediated fear extinction, threat processing and stress-reactivity." Molecular Psychiatry 18.7 (July 2013): 813-823. Full Text

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