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Devon Graham Ph.D.

Devon Graham Ph.D.

Research Faculty I

devon.graham@med.fsu.edu
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Education

1996-2000: B.S. in Biology, Allegheny College
2002-2007: Ph.D. in Toxicology, University of Maryland
2007-2011: Postdoctoral training, Cincinnati Children’s Research Foundation
2011-2015: Postdoctoral training, Vanderbilt University

Honors/Awards

Winter Conference on Brain Research Travel Fellowship Award (2015)
Society for Neuroscience Chapter Postdoctoral Travel Award (2013)
Travel Award, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory’s “Cellular Biology of Addiction” course (2013)
Neurobehavioral Teratology Society: Conference Award, 2011
Neurobehavioral Teratology Society: Behavioral Toxicology Award, 2010
Environmental Health Sciences Regional Showcase of Fellows: Invited Exemplary Fellow, 2009
Neurobehavioral Teratology Society: Merck and Co., Inc., Conference Award, 2008
Society of Toxicology: Women in Toxicology Student Achievement Award, 2008
Society of Toxicology: Toxicology Scholar Travel Grant, 2006
Society of Toxicology: Graduate Travel Award, 2005
NIH Predoctoral Intramural Research Training Award, July 2003-July 2007
University of Maryland: Graduate Merit Award, August 2003-May 2004
Allegheny College: Alden Scholar, 1999
Allegheny College: Presidential Scholar, August 1996-May 2000

Publications

A.L. Frederick, H. Yano, P. Trifilieff, H.D. Vishwasrao, D. Biezonski, J. Mészáros, D.R. Sibley, C. Kellendonk, K.C. Sonntag, D.L. Graham, R.J. Colbran, G.D. Stanwood, J.A. Javitch. (2015) Evidence against dopamine D1/D2 receptor heteromers. Molecular Psychiatry (In Press).

D.L. Graham, H.H. Durai, J.D. Garden, E.L. Cohen, F.D. Echevarria, G.D. Stanwood. (2014) Loss of dopamine D2 receptor increases parvalbumin-positive interneurons in the anterior cingulate cortex. ACS Chemical Neuroscience (In Press).

E.J. Ross, K.M. Money,D.L. Graham, G.D. Stanwood. (2015) Developmental consequences of fetal exposure to drugs: what we know and what we still must learn. Neuropsychopharmacology 40, 61-87.

C.V. Vorhees, D.L. Graham, A.A. Braun, T.L. Schaefer, M.R. Skelton, N.M. Richtand, M.T. Williams. (2015) Prenatal immune challenge in rats: Prenatal immune challenge in rats: Effects of polyinosinic-polycytidylic acid on spatial learning, prepulse inhibition, conditioned fear, and responses to MK-801 and amphetamine. Neurotoxicology and Teratology 47, 54-65.

C.V. Vorhees, D.L. Graham, R.M. Amos-Kroohs, A.A. Braun, C.E. Grace, T.L. Schaefer, M.R. Skelton, K.M. Erikson, M. Aschner, M.T. Williams. (2014) Effects of developmental manganese, stress, and thecombination of both on monoamines, growth, and corticosterone. Toxicology Reports 1, 1046-1061.

D.L. Graham, K. Erreger, A. Galli, G.D. Stanwood. (2013) GLP-1 analog attenuates cocaine reward. Molecular Psychiatry, 18, 961-2.

R.M. Amos-Kroohs, M.T. Williams, A.A. Braun, D.L. Graham, C.L. Webb, T.S. Birtles, R.M. Greene, C.V. Vorhees, M.M. Pisano. (2013) Neurobehavioral phenotype of C57BL/6J mice prenatally and neonatally exposed to cigarette smoke. Neurotoxicology and Teratalogy 35, 34-45.

T.L. Schaefer, C.E. Grace, A.A. Braun, R.M. Amos-Kroohs, D.L. Graham, M.R. Skelton, M.T. Williams, C.V. Vorhees. (2013) Cognitive impairments from developmental exposure to serotonergic drugs: citalopram and MDMA. International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology, 11, 1-12.

A.A. Braun, D.L. Graham, T.L. Schaefer, C.V. Vorhees, M.T. Williams. (2012) Dorsal striatal dopamine depletion impairs both allocentric and egocentric navigation in rats. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 97, 402-8.

C.V. Vorhees, D.L. Graham, A.A. Braun, N.M. Richtand, M.T. Williams. (2012) Prenatal immune challenge in rats: Altered responses to dopaminergic and glutamatergic agents in the absence of effects on cognition, anxiety, or acoustic startle. Synapse 66, 725-37.

D.L. Graham, R.M. Amos-Kroohs, A.A. Braun, C.E. Grace, T.L. Schaefer, M.R. Skelton, C.V. Vorhees, M.T. Williams. (2012) Neonatal (+)-methamphetamine exposure in rats alters adult locomotor responses to dopamine D1 and D2 agonists and to a glutamate NMDA receptor antagonist, but not to serotonin agonists. International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology 6, 1-15.

T.L. Schaefer, C.E. Grace, M.R. Skelton, D.L. Graham, G.A. Gudelsky, C.V. Vorhees, M.T. Williams. (2012) Neonatal citalopram treatment inhibits the 5-HT depleting effects of MDMA exposure in rats. ACS Chemical Neuroscience 3, 12-21.

M.R. Skelton, D.L. Graham, T.L. Schaefer, C.E. Grace, A.A. Braun, L.A. Burns, M.T. Williams, C. V. Vorhees. (2012) Distinct periods of developmental sensitivity to the effects of 3,4-(±)-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) on behaviour and monoamines in rats. International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology, 15, 811-24.

D.L. Graham, N.R. Herring, T.L.Schaefer, K.D. Holland, C.V. Vorhees, M.T. Williams. (2012) Electroencephalographic and convulsive effects of binge doses of (+)-methamphetamine, 5-methoxydiisopropyltryptamine, and (±)-3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine in rats. The Open Neuropsychopharmacology Journal 5, 1-8.

D.L. Graham, T.L. Schaefer, C.V. Vorhees. Neurobehavioural Testing for Developmental Toxicity. Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology: A Practical Approach, Third Edition. (2011) p. 346-87. (Book Chapter)

C.V. Vorhees, L.R. Morford, D.L. Graham, M.R. Skelton, M.T. Williams. (2011) Effects of periadolescent fluoxetine and paroxetine on elevated plus-maze, acoustic startle, and swimming immobility in rats while on and off-drug. Behavioral and Brain Functions 7, 41-53.

M.R. Skelton, T.L. Schaefer, D.L. Graham, T.J. deGrauw, J.F. Clark, M.T. Williams, C.V. Vorhees. (2011) Creatine transporter (CrT/ Slc6a8) knockout mice as a model of human CrT deficiency. PLoS One 6, e16187.

D.L. Graham, C.E. Grace, A.A. Braun, T.L. Schaefer, M.R. Skelton, P.H. Tang, C.V. Vorhees, M.T. Williams (2011) Effects of developmental stress and lead (Pb) on corticosterone after chronic and acute stress, brain monoamines, and blood Pb levels in rats. International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience 29, 45-55.

C.V. Vorhees, E. He, M.R. Skelton, D.L. Graham, T.L. Schaefer, C.E. Grace, A.A. Braun, R. Amos-Kroohs, M.T. Williams. (2011) Comparison of (+)-methamphetamine, ±-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA), (+)-amphetamine and ±-fenfluramine in rats on egocentric learning in the Cincinnati water maze. Synapse 65, 368-78.

C.E. Grace, T.L. Schaefer , D.L. Graham, M.R. Skelton, M.T. Williams, C.V. Vorhees (2010) Effects of inhibiting neonatal methamphetamine-induced corticosterone release in rats by adrenal autotransplantation on later learning, memory, and plasma corticosterone levels. International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience 28, 331-42.

C.E. Grace, T.L. Schaefer, N.R. Herring, D.L. Graham, M.R. Skelton, G.A. Gudelsky, M.T. Williams, C.V. Vorhees (2010) Effect of a neurotoxic dose regimen of (+)-methamphetamine on behavior, plasma corticosterone, and brain monoamines in adult C57BL/6 mice. Neurotoxicology and Teratalogy 32, 346-55.

D.L. Graham, N.R. Herring, T.L. Schaefer, C.V. Vorhees, M.T. Williams (2010) Glucose and corticosterone changes in developing and adult rats following exposure to (±)-3,4-methylendioxymethamphetamine or 5-methoxydiisopropyltryptamine. Neurotoxicology and Teratalogy 32, 152-7.

C.V. Vorhees, M.R. Skelton, C.E. Grace, T.L. Schaefer, D.L. Graham, A.A. Braun, M.T. Williams (2009) Effects of (+)-methamphetamine on path integration and spatial learning, but not locomotor activity or acoustic startle, align with the stress hyporesponsive period in rats. International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience 27, 289-98.

D.L. Graham, P.-A.H. Noailles, J.L. Cadet (2008) Differential neurochemical consequences of an escalating dose-binge regimen followed by single-day multiple-dose methamphetamine challenges. Journal of Neurochemistry 105, 1873-85.