Grants and Funding


Current Support

1K23MH111977       T. Adams (PI)                        09/11/17 – 08/31/22
NIMH Mentored Patient Oriented Career Development Award
Enhancement of extinction learning using transcranial direct current stimulation.
$940,801 in total funds
Role: Principle Investigator 

The primary aims of this award is the support my continued training in translational neuroscience and intervention science and to support research examining the effects of multifocal transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) targeting the medial prefrontal cortex (mPFC) on: (Aims 1) fear extinction circuitry, (Aim 2) fear extinction learning and memory, and (Aim 3) therapeutic learning among patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder. 

IOCDF                        T. Adams (PI)                        09/01/17 – 08/30/19
International Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Foundation Research Grant
Use of transcranial direct current stimulation to enhance consolidation of therapeutic learning in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
$48,646 in total funds
Role: Principle Investigator

The primary aim of this research grant is to test if multifocal transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) targeting the medial prefrontal cortex (mPFC) improves the consolidation and subsequent recall of therapeutic learning among patients diagnosed with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). 

Past Support

5 T32 MH062994 13    M. Bell (PI)        08/26/14 – 08/25/17    
Functional Disability Interventions Fellowship
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award [NRSA (T32)]
Role: Trainee

HRSA-GPEP        D. Kilpatrick (PI)        08/01/13 – 07/31/14
U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Graduate Psychology Education Program – Medical University of South Carolina.
Role: Trainee

Doctoral Academy Fellowship            08/01/08-07/31/12
Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, University of Arkansas
Role: Graduate Fellow 

Marie Howell’s Award HB001342    T. Adams (PI)        09/01/11 – 07/31/12
Affective interference of action restraint in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. 
Role: Principle Investigator

Marie Howell’s Award HB001060    T. Adams (PI)        01/01/09 – 08/01/09
Pathways to and from responsibility attitudes and obsessive-compulsive symptoms. Role: Principle Investigator