Behavioral Health, Psychiatry
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
University of North Dakota School of Medicine
Menninger Clinic-Childrens Hospital
Barrow Neurological Institute / St Josephs Med Ctr, Menninger Clinic-Childrens Hospital
Duke University, National Institute of Mental Health
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychiatry
Dr. Jay Giedd is the chair of child psychiatry at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and the director of child and adolescent psychiatry as well as a professor of psychiatry at UC San Diego School of Medicine. He is also a professor in the Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Dr. Giedd comes to Rady Children's from the Child Psychiatry Branch of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), where he was chief of the Section on Brain Imaging. His clinical expertise includes assessment, therapy and pharmacology management of children, adolescents and adults. His research, which is widely published, evaluates how the child's brain develops in health and illness, the factors that influence development and how to optimize treatments to take advantage of the child's changing brain. Children with autism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and schizophrenia are his areas of focus.
In his role at Rady Children's, Dr. Giedd seeks to integrate clinical care with research and will recruit physician-scientists who are experts in their fields. Among his numerous honors and awards are the Ruane Prize for Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Research from the Brain and Behavior Foundation and the Blanche. F. Ittleson Award for Research in Child Psychiatry from the American Psychiatric Association.
A Comprehensive Quantitative Genetic Analysis of Cerebral Surface Area in Youth.
Schmitt JE, Neale MC, Clasen LS, Liu S, Seidlitz J, Pritikin JN, Chu A, Wallace GL, Lee NR, Giedd JN, Raznahan A
The Dynamic Associations Between Cortical Thickness and General Intelligence are Genetically Mediated.
Schmitt JE, Raznahan A, Clasen LS, Wallace GL, Pritikin JN, Lee NR, Giedd JN, Neale MC
Phonemic and Semantic Verbal Fluency in Sex Chromosome Aneuploidy: Contrasting the Effects of Supernumerary X versus Y Chromosomes on Performance.
Udhnani M, Maiman M, Blumenthal JD, Clasen LS, Wallace GL, Giedd JN, Raznahan A, Lee NR
Sex-chromosome dosage effects on gene expression in humans.
Raznahan A, Parikshak NN, Chandran V, Blumenthal JD, Clasen LS, Alexander-Bloch AF, Zinn AR, Wangsa D, Wise J, Murphy DGM, Bolton PF, Ried T, Ross J, Giedd JN, Geschwind DH
Normative brain size variation and brain shape diversity in humans.
Reardon PK, Seidlitz J, Vandekar S, Liu S, Patel R, Park MTM, Alexander-Bloch A, Clasen LS, Blumenthal JD, Lalonde FM, Giedd JN, Gur RC, Gur RE, Lerch JP, Chakravarty MM, Satterthwaite TD, Shinohara RT, Raznahan A
A Key Characteristic of Sex Differences in the Developing Brain: Greater Variability in Brain Structure of Boys than Girls.
Wierenga LM, Sexton JA, Laake P, Giedd JN, Tamnes CK, Pediatric Imaging, Neurocognition, and Genetics Study.
The Genetic Contributions to Maturational Coupling in the Human Cerebrum: A Longitudinal Pediatric Twin Imaging Study.
Schmitt JE, Giedd JN, Raznahan A, Neale MC
A multisample study of longitudinal changes in brain network architecture in 4-13-year-old children.
Wierenga LM, van den Heuvel MP, Oranje B, Giedd JN, Durston S, Peper JS, Brown TT, Crone EA, The Pediatric Longitudinal Imaging, Neurocognition, and Genetics Study.
Through Thick and Thin: a Need to Reconcile Contradictory Results on Trajectories in Human Cortical Development.
Walhovd KB, Fjell AM, Giedd J, Dale AM, Brown TT
Allometric Analysis Detects Brain Size-Independent Effects of Sex and Sex Chromosome Complement on Human Cerebellar Organization.
Mankiw C, Park MTM, Reardon PK, Fish AM, Clasen LS, Greenstein D, Giedd JN, Blumenthal JD, Lerch JP, Chakravarty MM, Raznahan A
Divergence of Age-Related Differences in Social-Communication: Improvements for Typically Developing Youth but Declines for Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Wallace GL, Dudley K, Anthony L, Pugliese CE, Orionzi B, Clasen L, Lee NR, Giedd JN, Martin A, Raznahan A, Kenworthy L
Influences of Brain Size, Sex, and Sex Chromosome Complement on the Architecture of Human Cortical Folding.
Fish AM, Cachia A, Fischer C, Mankiw C, Reardon PK, Clasen LS, Blumenthal JD, Greenstein D, Giedd JN, Mangin JF, Raznahan A
Cortical thickness change in autism during early childhood.
Smith E, Thurm A, Greenstein D, Farmer C, Swedo S, Giedd J, Raznahan A
Subtle in-scanner motion biases automated measurement of brain anatomy from in vivo MRI.
Alexander-Bloch A, Clasen L, Stockman M, Ronan L, Lalonde F, Giedd J, Raznahan A
Altering the course of schizophrenia: progress and perspectives.
Millan MJ, Andrieux A, Bartzokis G, Cadenhead K, Dazzan P, Fusar-Poli P, Gallinat J, Giedd J, Grayson DR, Heinrichs M, Kahn R, Krebs MO, Leboyer M, Lewis D, Marin O, Marin P, Meyer-Lindenberg A, McGorry P, McGuire P, Owen MJ, Patterson P, Sawa A, Spedding M, Uhlhaas P, Vaccarino F, Wahlestedt C, Weinberger D
An Allometric Analysis of Sex and Sex Chromosome Dosage Effects on Subcortical Anatomy in Humans.
Reardon PK, Clasen L, Giedd JN, Blumenthal J, Lerch JP, Chakravarty MM, Raznahan A
Everyday executive functions in Down syndrome from early childhood to young adulthood: evidence for both unique and shared characteristics compared to youth with sex chromosome trisomy (XXX and XXY).
Lee NR, Anand P, Will E, Adeyemi EI, Clasen LS, Blumenthal JD, Giedd JN, Daunhauer LA, Fidler DJ, Edgin JO
Changes in the adolescent brain and the pathophysiology of psychotic disorders.
Keshavan MS, Giedd J, Lau JY, Lewis DA, Paus T
The amazing teen brain.
Brain and behavior in 48, XXYY syndrome.
Hanley AP, Blumenthal JD, Lee NR, Baker EH, Clasen LS, Giedd JN
Dissociations in Cortical Morphometry in Youth with Down Syndrome: Evidence for Reduced Surface Area but Increased Thickness.
Lee NR, Adeyemi EI, Lin A, Clasen LS, Lalonde FM, Condon E, Driver DI, Shaw P, Gogtay N, Raznahan A, Giedd JN
Longitudinal cortical development during adolescence and young adulthood in autism spectrum disorder: increased cortical thinning but comparable surface area changes.
Wallace GL, Eisenberg IW, Robustelli B, Dankner N, Kenworthy L, Giedd JN, Martin A
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